IslamicFinance.com: Home of the Islamic Finance Industry – #IslamicFinance

IslamicFinance.com is recognised as a leading platform within the Islamic Financial Market and alongside its sister platform at Sukuk.com is an initiative for the development of the Sharia compliant financial sector [1] by means of free access to a comprehensive Sukuk database [2], market news [3], trends and industry standards as well as a database of industry professionals and firms.

Fixed rate guaranteed returns in the form of interest rates are not permitted in Sharia compliant products. Profit rates which carry an element of risk as well as a target rate which is not guaranteed are the equivalent deposit product.

 
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1.60%
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1.92%
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0.70%
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1.40%
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0.48%
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0.55%
0.65%
1.03%
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3.10%
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The most comprehensive network of Firms & Professionals offering Sharia Financial services covering Banking, Legal, Accountancy & Audit, Shari’a Scholars as well as many other sectors. Register to add your entry for consideration

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    IslamicFinance.com is an initiative for the development of the Sharia Financial industry

    Khalid is a leading practitioner within the Sharia Financial industry.

    KFH is a Primary dealer for International Islamic Liquidity Management Corp Sukuk

    BSF offers Shariah compliant solutions to Individuals and Corporates

    Jonathan has a wide range of international debt and equity capital markets experience

    Naveed is Founder of IslamicFinance.com and Sukuk.com.

    Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) was established in 1975 & offers Retail & Wholesale Islamic Banki

    Deutsche Bank offer Islamic Services through a Window operations based in UAE, Qatar and M

    Standard Chartered is promient in Islamic Capital Markets acting as advisor and bookrunner

    HSBC is a key player in the arranging of Sukuk

Array Double first boosts UK Islamic Financial hub aspirations

Double first boosts UK Islamic Financial hub aspirations

A busy week in the UK concludes with innovative Helicopter Financing deal and final delivery of Emirates A380 funded by UKEF Sukuk. Both deals mark World firsts within the sector for the UK and bolster it ambitions to become Western hub.

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UAE Corporates take Bond Route Whilst Saudi's go Sukuk

GCC Market Update by Rasameel. Over the last month banks in the UAE have preferred conventional bonds issuance whilst Saudi banks have taken the Sukuk route.

Array Islamic Banking in Nigeria moving in right direction

Islamic Banking in Nigeria moving in right direction

Mr Mutallab called on the Central Bank of Nigeria to support the operation of the non interest banking segment of the banking sector through the provision of shariah complaint financial instruments.

Array Takaful – Concept, Challenges and Opportunities

Takaful - Concept, Challenges and Opportunities

Report produced by Milliman Research highlighting key issues and challenges, as well finding sustainable solutions to some of the challenges.

Array Islamic Asset Management – The New Frontier for Islamic Banking

Islamic Asset Management - The New Frontier for Islamic Banking

A sub-sector of Islamic Banking which has not evolved as fast as the rest of the wider Sharia compliant financial industry is Islamic Asset Management. $3-4 trillion of wealth may be looking for a Sharia compliant home according to John Sandwick of Safa Invest, who sees potential in development of Islamic Asset Management sector.

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AAOIFI Standard Number Five - Guarantees

This standard deals with guarantees that are intended to secure obligations and protect amount of debts, either from being uncollectible or from being in default. Such guarantees may take the form of written documents, attestations, personal guarantees, pledges, cheques and promissory notes.

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Growth in Cross border Sharia Compliant Trade

Speaking at a conference in Singapore, Jacqueline Loh, Deputy Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore listed a number of key trends which can help boost cross border Islamic finance trade between Asia and the Middle East.

Array Regulatory Arbitrage without Ethics Leading to Crash?

Regulatory Arbitrage without Ethics Leading to Crash?

The ethical principles of Islamic Economics should be at the forefront of thought and intention rather than financial structuring. It is likely only sociably responsible financial centres with depth, liquidity, and well established regulatory and legal frameworks will build the critical mass and emerge as significant Islamic Financial centres. Lond...

[1] The Size of the Market
[2] The Sukuk Database
[3] News