Newsletter March 2014

It’s been almost a year since we last issued a newsletter. Much happened since then.

Most important, Safa Investment Services (Switzerland) is now managing accounts for private clients. For the first time in history Muslims have a choice. They no longer need to rely on conventional asset management for their long-term savings because there is a fully sharia-compliant alternative.

We have also refined our asset allocation, databases and due diligence on Islamic mutual funds. The result is a more robust, high-performance investment service.

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May 2013 Newsletter, Safa Investment Services


Abdullah Alfouzan is a man with a mission.  As a 12-year veteran of the Saudi central bank’s banking supervision department, he had a close-up view of the country’s financial sector and knew what it needed.

In 2007 he founded The Investor for Securities Co. with SAR 200 million paid-in capital.  The company has grown to over SAR 7 billion in assets under management and nearly 50 employees.  Today The Investor is one of the Kingdom’s most profitable and successful investment companies and is fully sharia compliant.


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