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Future Sukuk Growth Depends on Overcoming Challenges

Salman Ahmed Shaikh

In the last few years, the growth in Sukuk market has been subdued. Sukuk market is mainly led by Malaysia now. It is important to have stable growth in the Middle East for the global Sukuk issuance to grow. 413 more words

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Bank Wakaf Ventura dan Pemberdayaan UMKM

Pemerintah terlihat semakin serius untuk mengembangkan industri keuangan syariah di Indonesia. Salah satu potensi yang saat ini sedang dilirik adalah wakaf. Hal ini dikarenakan potensi wakaf di Indonesia sangat besar, namun belum memberikan hasil yang maksimal terhadap peningkatan ekonomi nasional. 861 more words

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Insurance Series Blog Series No. 1 Introduction to Sharia Compliant Insurance – Takaful.

Islam has not prohibited insurance contrary to commonly held beliefs. As far as the concept of insurance in Islam is concerned, it is to cover the risk of loss, or the “fortunate many helping the unfortunate few”. 421 more words

Can Islamic FinTech Help To Power Western Economies?

Lawrence Wintermeyer , Contributor

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Harris Irfan

Harris Irfan is Managing Director at Cordoba Capital and author of “Heaven’s Bankers: Inside the Hidden World of Islamic Finance”. 581 more words

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​FGN Debut Sukuk Offer Oversubscribed

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has announced that its offer for the N100 billion 7-year debut Sukuk Offer, which closed last week Friday was oversubscribed. Investors across a broad spectrum comprising Pension Funds, Banks, Fund Managers, Institutional and Retail Investors subscribed to the Offer in an indication of the wide acceptance of the instrument. 197 more words

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