CBB Volume 2: Contents

Central Bank of Bahrain Volume 2—Islamic Banks
Part A
High Level Standards
HC High-Level Controls
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The board of directors of an Islamic bank licenseeG is responsible for overseeing the management of the bank's compliance risk. The board must establish a permanent and effective compliance function and approve the bank's compliance policies and procedures for identifying, assessing, monitoring, reporting and advising on compliance risk. At least once a year, the board or a designated board committee must assess the extent to which the bank is managing its compliance risk effectively. The board must also ensure that the agenda for the meetings of the board or the designated board committee include compliance as a topic at least every quarter.

Added: January 2019
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Jan 1 2019 onwards
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