About Bank of London and the Middle East:
BLME is an independent UK wholesale Sharia'a compliant bank based in London. BLME received FSA (Financial Services Authority) authorisation in July 2007 and is the largest Islamic bank in Europe. It is led by a management team that brings together a combination of experienced international bankers and leading experts in Islamic finance.
BLME is dedicated to offering innovative Islamic investment and financing products to businesses and high net-worth individuals in the European, USA, Asia and MENA region. To ensure that BLME's services and operations are wholly Sharia'a compliant, the Bank has a dedicated Sharia'a Supervisory Board ("SSB"). The SSB's role is to review contracts and agreements relating to transactions ensuring that they are consistent with the principles of Islamic jurisprudence.
source: Middle East Company News