Fatwa: # 42776
Category: Business Matters
Country:
Date: 17th July 2019

Title

Santander bank. Working in the IT team

Question

Assalaam alikum,

I know this question has already been asked.  I work for myself (a limited company) and have a contract with an agency which places me in Santander bank, a retail bank - working in the IT team.  I know that I am not directly paid by the bank but I dont want to hide behind this fact and make it a 'grey' area.  Is my income halal in this case. Thank you and Jazak Allah,

Answer

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

In order for us to advise you, inform us of your job description in the IT team you refer to. You may respond to admin@daruliftaa.net  Ref  Mahmood Suliman.

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Mahmood Suliman

Student Darul Iftaa
Botswana 

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

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