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Part IV: Six Factors Driving the Future of Islamic Banking

Part IV: Six Factors Driving the Future of Islamic Banking
During the last few decades, the Islamic Banking industry witnessed a sustained growth that resulted the total asset size exceeding over two trillion dollars. Now the Islamic Banking is no longer an...
Mabroor Mahmood | January 31, 2017

Part III: Six Factors Driving the Future of Islamic Banking

Part III: Six Factors Driving the Future of Islamic Banking
  During the last few decades, the Islamic Banking industry witnessed a sustained growth that resulted the total asset size exceeding over two trillion dollars. Now the Islamic Banking is no l...
Mabroor Mahmood | January 19, 2017

Part II: Six Factors Driving the Future of Islamic Banking

Part II: Six Factors Driving the Future of Islamic Banking
During the last few decades, the Islamic Banking industry witnessed a sustained growth that resulted the total asset size exceeding over two trillion dollars. Now the Islamic Banking is no longer an...
Mabroor Mahmood | January 11, 2017

Fallacies of Islamic deposit and investment accounts in Sabah

According to Bank Negara Malaysia (2015), the total deposits for savings, current and fixed accounts were RM33,989.30 million, RM63,753.1 million and RM236, 045.4 million, respectively as at December...
Assoc. Prof. Dr Hanudin Amin | December 26, 2016

Six Factors Driving the Future of Islamic Banking (Part I)

Six Factors Driving the Future of Islamic Banking (Part I)
During the last few decades, the Islamic Banking industry witnessed a sustained growth that resulted the total asset size exceeding over two trillion dollars. Now the Islamic Banking is no longer an...
Mabroor Mahmood | January 02, 2017

Responsible Investing - Are We Missing A Trick?

Responsible Investing - Are We Missing A Trick?
I would like to thank you all for returning to this page and I have enjoyed reading your comments and feedback during the last few weeks.  I would like to spend a little time, in this article,...
Daud Vicary | December 24, 2016

Corporate Sukuk: Building the Ecosystem to Finance Sustainable Infrastructure

Corporate Sukuk: Building the Ecosystem to Finance Sustainable Infrastructure
2016 was a challenging year for corporate sukuk, with issuances declining across key markets. A whitepaper recently published by Deloitte, addresses some of the key regulatory and practice i...
IB Insights | December 19, 2016

AAOIFI Shariah Standard On Gold

AAOIFI Shariah Standard On Gold
AAOIFI Shariah Standard On Gold Under Development In Collaboration With The World Gold Council And Its Expected Impacts I have been asked to articulate on why a stand-alone Shariah standard on...
Dr. Mohd Daud Bakar | December 04, 2016

"Do I have to be a Muslim to participate in Islamic finance?"

"Do I have to be a Muslim to participate in Islamic finance?"
  Once again my sincere thanks for returning to this page and for all your helpful and constructive comments after last month’s article on “Oil up the gears and move through them.&...
Daud Vicary | November 24, 2016

An Islamic Perspective on Risk

An Islamic Perspective on Risk
The whole discipline of finance revolves around the study of risk. Insurance exemplifies another field where the study of risk is the core of the whole industry. However, if we survey how risk was...
Mohamed Elgari | November 19, 2016