MEED and MEEDMONEY have been selected to be the official journals of the third annual Islamic Banking & Finance Forum to be held at the Holiday Inn Crown Plaza Hotel in Dubai on 17-20 November. The event, organised by Infocenter International, has been convened with the support of Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid al-Maktoum, deputy ruler of Dubai. It is supported by the International Association of Islamic Banks. For more information contact:

Victor Hawken, Islamic Banking & Finance Forum. Tel: (9714) 314552. Fax; (9714) 318710.