BPKH AND PEGADAIAN TENDER INVESTMENT POTENTIAL COOPERATIONnandra
Jakarta – The Hajj Financial Management Agency (BPKH) and Pegadaian signed a memorandum of understanding on potential investment cooperation at the Pullman Hotel, Jakarta on Monday (25/03/2019). Both parties agreed to establish investment cooperation in several fields while still paying attention to compliance with sharia principles and statutory regulations. This Memorandum of Understanding is an initial agreement for BPKH and Pegadaian to establish mutually supportive cooperation.
The potential for cooperation between BPKH and Pegadaian includes securities, funding, financing, gold investment, collaboration for hajj literacy and other relevant business activities. This is in accordance with PP No.5 of 2018 Article 26 paragraph 1 stated, Expenditures for the placement and/or investment of Hajj finance can be made in the form of sharia banking products. Then paragraph 2 reads Expenditures for Hajj Financial investments can be made in the form of securities, gold, direct investment and other investments.
The next paragraph states, expenditures for the placement and/or investment of Hajj Finance are carried out in accordance with sharia principles by taking into account the aspects of security, prudence, value of benefits, and liquidity. Apart from fulfilling the aspects of security, prudence, value of benefits, and liquidity, investment spending on Hajj Finance must be carried out by optimizing risk management.
The signing was carried out by the Head of BPKH Implementing Agency Anggito Abimanyu and the Main Director of Pegadaian Kuswiyoto. Also attended by members of the BPKH Implementing Agency for Investment, Beny Witjaksono and the Operations Sector, Iskandar Zulkarnain.
BPKH Communication and Public Relations Division