Shariah Screening Methodology – A Two Tier Approach by MIFC

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Report by Malaysia International Islamic Financial Centre.

In view of the growing sophistication of Islamic capital markets in Malaysia, the Securities Commission has revised the Shariah screening methodology. The updated methodology will apply a two-tier quantitative approach, streamlined business activity benchmarks and the newly introduced financial ratio, with the goal of increasing its robustness. It is expected that this will bolster the competitiveness of the Malaysian Islamic equity market and Islamic fund management industry and expand its international reach.


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