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5th Ernst & Young Symposium on Islamic Finance – Business ethics, frauds and other nonsenses

26 September, 2018 @ 09:30 - 17:00

5th Ernst & Young Symposium on Islamic Finance – Business ethics, frauds and other nonsenses

The Centre for Islamic Finance are pleased to announce that on 26th September 2018 they will host the 5th EY Symposium. This series offers networking and business connections to students of finance and business.

We pride ourselves on having a centre connected to industry and embedded in academia. We would welcome staff from across the university to join this event. The topic of ‘business ethics, fraud and other nonsense’ will be addressed throughout the day by Ken Eglinton, partner, EY. Professor Abdel-Haq will contextualise this presentation for academic purposes.

The event is on Wednesday 26th September 2018 from 9.30 until 17.00 and in the William Morris Law Court.

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10.00 until 10.15


Dr Gill Green

10.15 until 11.15

Why frauds happen – watchdogs or bloodhounds?
A personal journey

Mr Ken Eglinton

11.15 until 11.30

Comfort break

11.30 until 13.00

Frauds and accounting scandals – how they happened and lessons to be learned

Mr Ken Eglinton

13.15 until 14.00


14.00 until 14.05


Dr Gill Green

14.05 until 15.00

False Assurance


15.00 until 16.00

More frauds and accounting scandals

What is being done about it: ethics, culture, regulation, and scepticism

Mr Ken Eglinton

16.00 until 16.15

Comfort break

16.15 until 17.00

Ethics, Fraud, Business and the Academic Context – Debate and Critical Thinking Professor Mohammed Abdel-Haq



26 September, 2018
09:30 - 17:00
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University of Bolton
Deane Campus, Deane Road
Bolton, BL3 5AB United Kingdom
+44 (0)1204 900 600