Reports, studies and survey of particular relevance highlighted in the front page
The publication aims to provide our readers with a roundup of the year’s industry highs and lows from an objective viewpoint of the market practitioners themselves. As part of this growing sector, we have witnessed unprecedented leaps in the Gulf Islamic capital markets space in 2012 beyond most expectations considering the current economic climate. Major issuances originating from up and coming sovereigns such as Qatar and Saudi Arabia created a stir in the market, and more importantly, has provided the impetus for similar issuances moving forward.
Risk transfer and risk shifting in exchange contracts violate the Shariah principle that liability is inseparable from the right to profit. This is not only exemplified in equity-based contracts, like musharakah and mudharabah, but even in exchange contracts, such as sales and leasing, whereby risk is shared by virtue of possession.
Intimate reading of the Russian debut Islamic finance transaction arranged by ASSAIF that has won the 'Europe Deal of the Year Award'
Reference work for anyone interested in the relationship migrants-banks both from the customer's and banks' points of view
Banca d'Italia, "Finanza islamica e sistemi finanziari convenzionali.Tendenze di mercato, profili di supervisione e implicazioni per le attività di banca centrale" Questioni di Economia e Finanza, n° 73, October 2010
A Joint Declaration by Christians, Jews and Muslims is to be presented in Jerusalem on 25 July, in which religious leaders will be asked to get involved in the fight against climate change
The Summer School offers a comprehensive investigation of Islamic economics and law related to the financial sector, with peculiar attention to the emergence of an economic and legal pluralism in Europe
Objective of the course is to gain knowledge of the mechanisms that regulate the business and financial processes in a perspective of interaction between the Western markets and finance and those of Islamic culture