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Pragmatic Wealth Management Pvt. Ltd. (PWM)
Founded by Mr. Imtiaz Merchant in 2009 is a Shariah Wealth Management Advisory company with clear focus on Islamic Investments.  It aims to tap the hugely unexplored market of Shariah Compliant Investment. The company is registered with Registrars of Companies (ROC). The company also has approval from SEBI to run the stock broking business. PWM is of one of the pioneers of Shariah Investment Services equipped with strong experts having technical expertise as well. PWM endeavors to create awareness about investments in the “Islamic Way”, with a clear mission to popularize the investments through social responsibility and ethics. PMW have developed brand registered as 'Islami Tijara'. India’s Premier Islamic Finance Magazine.
 
Imtiaz Merchant- Managing Director and Editor
Mr. Imtiaz Merchant is a Commerce Graduate from Mumbai University and holds a diploma in Management. He is a Fundamental and Technical Market Analyst, with 16 years of experience.  Mr. Merchant is well-versed with the Islamic Finance Market and the Shariah Compliance norms for investments. He has spent years of extensive efforts to understand the principles of Islamic Finance and has been in constant discussions with Islamic Finance scholars and experts. He is well read on the subject of Islamic Finance and has been speaker on many forums.
 
Islamic Finance Magazine
In the year 2010, PWM initiated India's premier quarterly Islamic finance magazine 'Islami Tijara'.  It delivers to its discerning readership a mix of exclusive contributions. It provides an in-depth coverage of Islamic Finance and Investment opportunities. It aims to enhance the knowledge on Islamic Finance which is a burning need in today's dismal economic scenario. Every issue of Islami Tijara speaks about Islamic Finance in Qur'an, Hadeeth, provides Comprehensive Research Reports on Companies, Industries, Markets and Economy. Knowledge center section gives the insight on Islamic finance. Articles from the reputed Writers, Columnists, Islamic Scholars and Financial Experts are published regularly. Islami Tijara covers current news and happing on Islamic Finance around the world. For readers Islamic Tijara magazine, PWM research team screens Shariah compliant stocks and gives complete analysis on the Shariah compliant universe and a score board containing top 211 Shariah compliant stocks for investment in Indian equity market.
 
Islami Tijara Portal
PWM have developed the portal dedicated to Islamic Finance www.islamitijara.com. The portal gives a comprehensive knowledge and information on Islamic Finance, the portal is a complete guide on Islamic Finance. Islamic Finance Directory, FAQ, News, E-Magazine, Editorial, experts speaks, Finance in Islam are some of the main features of the portal.
 
Islamic Investment Finance Board (IIFB)
Pragmatic Wealth Management P. Ltd (PWM) have got the approval of Islamic investment products such as screening of Shariah stocks and Islamic indices from Islamic Investment Finance Board (IIFB), an independent non- profit Shariah Board governed under the adept leadership of Maulana Mohammad Wali Rahmani, the Secretary of All India Muslim Personal Law Board. The IIFB comprises of eminent Muftis and Aalims from across the country, namely, Maulana Khalid Saifullah Rahmani- Hyderabad, Maulana Fuzailur Rehman Hilal Usmani- Punjab, Mufti Shoibullah Khan - Bangalore, etc. The primary responsibility of the IIFB is to ensure that all the Islamic investments products develop by PWM are in accordance to Shariah.