Islamic Finance

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Name: Islamic Finance
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Africa Sees Opportunities in Islamic Finance

Based in the firm’s Washington office, Mostafa Abdelkarim represents and advises clients in a range of contentious and non-contentious matters, particularly in the areas of arbitration and litigation, investment, international law, and anti-corruptio ... [Published National Law Review - 2 hours ago]
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The Halal Economy. Huge Potential For Islamic Finance

by Malaysia International Islamic Financial Centre (MIFC).The global halal economy and the Islamic finance industry are natural economic partners, but are far from fulfilling their combined potential for a holistic Islamic economy. Islamic finance can ... [Published Islamic Finance Information Service - 3 hours ago]
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Path Solutions Leads on Sharia Compliance with New Software Certification

More evidence why i MAL is valued by clientsPath Solutions, the global leader in Islamic banking technologies for the Islamic financial services sector, today announced that its iMAL Islamic banking and investment system has successfully completed AAOIFI ... [Published Bobsguide - 8 hours ago]
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Islamic finance seeks new frontiers

Future Finance showcases future trends related to the global financial system.(CNN) -- While Western banking's reputation was tarnished in the wake of the global economic crisis, Islamic finance is being touted by some as a more ethical alternative, with ... [Published CNN - 9 hours ago]
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Ethica Launches Newsletter Series Highlighting Islamic Finance Judgment

DUBAI, UAE, Sept. 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - While for many Muslims avoiding riba is simply part of life, some sections of the Muslim community remain open to a variety of modern – and unsubstantiated – interpretations. Ethica Institute ... [Published GlobeNewswire - 12 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Bombing of Militants Roils Sukuk as Rally Fades: Islamic Finance

Islamic bonds are set for 2014’sfirst monthly loss as the battle against extremists in Syria andIraq broadened to involve a coalition of Middle Eastern nations.A Bloomberg index tracking dollar-denominated sukuk from 43sovereign and corporate issuers ... [Published Bloomberg - 15 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Building bridges with sovereign Sukuk

Home News Article SSep 29 2014 Photo Credit:Reuters/Reuters PhotographerA number of African governments have committed to issuing Sukuk, or Islamic bonds, in a bid to attract international investors to infrastructure projectsMany African countries are ... [Published Zawya.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Transitions: Expert in Islamic Finance Heads to Egypt; Mount Mary U. Chooses New Fund Raiser

JOB MOVESMahmoud El-Gamal, a professor of economics and statistics at Rice University, has been appointed provost of the American University in Cairo. He is an expert in Islamic economics, and in 2004 he served as the first scholar in residence on Islamic ... [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 2 reports

Experts discuss challenges, prospects for the growth of Islamic Finance

: Monday, September 29 - 2014 @ 14:05As a prelude to the Global Islamic Economy Summit (GIES) taking place in Dubai next year and in line with the initiative Dubai Capital of Islamic Economy launched by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE ... [Published AME Info - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Dentons participates in inaugural Islamic Finance News Global Forum in Dubai

Home News Article SSep 29 2014 Dentons discusses the future trends in Sukuk and Islamic finance project and infrastructure finance at IFN Global ForumDubai, 29 September 2014: Dentons addressed a gathering of Islamic Finance practitioners at the inaugural ... [Published Zawya.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 2 reports

Dubai Chamber: Experts discuss challenges, prospects for the growth of Islamic Finance

As a prelude to the Global Islamic Economy Summit (GIES) taking place in Dubai next year, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in partnership with Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre (DIEDC) and Thomson Reuters, organized a roundtable discussion, ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 2 reports

IFSB – INCEIF Executive Forums for Islamic Finance to discuss the global regulatory reforms

The Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) and the INCEIF - The Global University of Islamic Finance are organising the fifth and sixth Executive Forum (EF) on Islamic Finance series in November and December 2014.... ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Sep 28 2014]

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"The majority of funds have yet to achieve critical mass in an industry that is still being established when compared to the conventional asset management industry" said Jason Kabel, head of fixed income at Bank of London and the Middle East
"Opinions in favor of interest are a throwback from a post-colonial era in which non-Muslims – even some Muslims – actually believed in the virtues of interest to make this world a better place, whether through commercial loans or development loans. We now have over a century of modern banking history to show that interest simply does not work InIn fact, not only does it not work, it creates new problems. Even non-Muslims now agree, evidenced by a burgeoning interest-free alternative finance sector. By distributing this ruling Ethica hopes to hammer the last nail on the coffin of baseless arguments that only confuse well-meaning Muslims" said Ethica's spokesperson
"Sukuk instruments are a natural fit for the African market and hold great potential amid unprecedented funding needs for infrastructure building across the continent" Malaysia International Islamic Finance Centre (MIFC) said in a recent report, Islamic finance drives new development in Africa...
Sulaiman Al Harthy said: "Meethaq is proud to join hands with Zubair SEC to provide Islamic finance for SMEs in Oman. The main objective of the bank's SME strategy is to complement the government efforts in empowering entrepreneurs to chart successful business ventures by providing necessary training, guidelines, tools etc. The partnership with Zubair SEC marks a clear progression of the well defined strategy pursued by the bank in line with the directives of His Majesty Sultan QaboosSultan Qaboos bin Said to support the SME sector and strengthen its role in the economic development of Oman."

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Africa Sees Opportunities in Islamic Finance [Published National Law Review - 2 hours ago]
The Halal Economy. Huge Potential For Islamic F... [Published Islamic Finance Information Service - 3 hours ago]
Path Solutions achieves new software certification [Published CPI Financial - 5 hours ago]
Clasis Law's Ishtiaq Ali, Damodar Rao form brea... [Published Bar & Bench - 6 hours ago]
Path Solutions Leads on Sharia Compliance with ... [Published Bobsguide - 8 hours ago]
Some win, some lose in Gulf's sukuk mutual fund... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - 9 hours ago]
Islamic finance seeks new frontiers [Published CNN - 10 hours ago]
Ethica Launches Newsletter Series Highlighting ... [Published GlobeNewswire - 12 hours ago]
Bombing of Militants Roils Sukuk as Rally Fades... [Published Bloomberg - 15 hours ago]
Sedco launches first in-house Islamic fund [Published Qatar Peninsula - 22 hours ago]
Emaar Properties raises $1.6bn in pioneering Du... [Published Islamic Finance Information Service - 22 hours ago]
Risk and reward [Published Economist - 22 hours ago]
Amlak gets approval for convertible debt but la... [Published Islamic Finance Information Service - Sep 29 2014]
Building bridges with sovereign Sukuk [Published Zawya.com - Sep 29 2014]
Meethaq, Zubair SEC collaborate on supporting e... [Published Zawya.com - Sep 29 2014]
Luxembourg eyes sub-swaps sukuk sale [Published GlobalCapital - Sep 29 2014]
Transitions: Expert in Islamic Finance Heads to... [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - Sep 29 2014]
Saudi's Sedco Capital launches first in-house m... [Published Reuters - Sep 29 2014]
Experts discuss challenges, prospects for the g... [Published AME Info - Sep 29 2014]
IFIS data analysis: International sukuk domicil... [Published Islamic Finance Information Service - Sep 29 2014]
20% New Exhibitors in Bahrain's Pavilion at GIT... [Published Zawya.com - Sep 29 2014]
LB Finance achieves ISO 27001 Information Secur... [Published Daily Mirror Sri Lanka - Sep 29 2014]
Sukuk – an asset class goes mainstream [Published Money Marketing - Sep 29 2014]
Want to stop ISIL? Kill the money trail! [Published The Métropolitain - Sep 29 2014]
Dentons participates in inaugural Islamic Finan... [Published Zawya.com - Sep 29 2014]
Dubai eyes robust investor base for Islamic fin... [Published Khaleej Times - Sep 29 2014]
Hong Kong to launch first Islamic bond this mon... [Published Malay Mail - Sep 29 2014]
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Business schools feed hunger for courses on Isl... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Sep 25 2014]
Six years ago, Walid Hejazi, associate professor at University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, discovered that half the people in his program had an increasing desire to learn more about the Middle East. It wasn’t surprising given the fact ...
Cypriots divided by 1974 war seek Shariah hub [Published ekathimerini.com Latest News - Sep 25 2014]
Financiers in Cyprus, an island divided by war four decades ago, want to set up an Islamic finance hub to spur an economy that hasn’t grown in three years.The Cyprus Investment Funds Association is calling for the government to sell sukuk to lure investm... ...
Faith in Islamic finance on the rise [Published CNN.com - Video - Sep 23 2014]
Islamic banking is gaining in popularity among non-Muslim customers. CNN's Jim Boulden reports. ...
Goldman Sachs gets strong demand for landmark s... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 17 2014]
Goldman Sachs raised US$500 million (RM1.61 billion) with its debut sale of Islamic bonds on yesterday, becoming the first conventional US bank to issue sukuk as Islamic finance develops beyond its traditional homes in the Middle East and southeast A ...
Conventional banks’ sukuk to push limits ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 14 2014]
Islamic bond programmes from a trio of big conventional banks are set to expand the boundaries of Islamic finance, helping open the market to first-time issuers while testing the banks' ability to win over industry purists.Since June, France's Societe ...
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Rackspace Features Ethica Institute of Islamic ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Aug 28 2014]
Path Solutions Wins International Finance Magaz... [Published Financial Services - Jul 23 2014]
Is Tawarruq Really Islamic Finance? [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 19 2014]
MBA Students Turn to Ethica Institute of Islami... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - May 20 2014]
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