The Lack of Human Resources in Islamic Finance & The Puzzle

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IFT. Given your experience in Islamic Finance Education, is the knowledge so imparted adequate to meet the evolving needs of the industry. If not how do you propose to address this? S.K.: According to some of the industry experts from both academia and practitioners and according to our research data, the answer is – ‘no’. It has to start from ...

Milestones in Modern Islamic Economy and Islamic Finance Industry

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2011-2020: The Rapid Growth and Planning for Future 2014: Development in AfricaNigeria, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Algeria, and Tunisia increase efforts for launching Islamic Financial products. 2014: UgandaUganda's cabinet approves introduction of Islamic Banking in the country. 2014: SenegalSenegal's Ministry of Finance approves country's first sukuk. 2014: KenyaKenya receives approval from its Central bank to launch Islamic Banking products. The country prepares ...

Islamic Finance and American Muslim Market

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Select Insight (DinarStandard Report) • The most commonly used Islamic finance services are mortgage services (50% of respondents,) investment products (44%), and banking services (17%). • There has been an 11% decrease in banking services compared to the 2011 survey. Meanwhile car financing responses increased by 8% and insurance services by 3%. • However, while a vast majority of respondents adhered to …

AAOIFI – World Bank Conference: Session 1

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Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI) hosted the AAOIFI – World Bank Annual Conference on Islamic Banking and Finance on 17 and 18 November 2014 in Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain. The conference was organised in partnership with the World Bank, and was held under the auspices of the Central Bank of Bahrain.