A Question and The Vision for Islamic Finance Industry

Sadia Karim Current Issues in Islamic Finance, Human Resources in Islamic Finance, Islamic Banking, Islamic Finance, New & Noteworthy Leave a Comment

“Don’t you think the industry has put the cart before the horse? I mean we give the full attention to the means without putting a clear crystal vision, so we care about structuring, now don’t you think it’s time to shift to the visionary stage? How could we add value to the community? Don’t you think it is an issue? ...

The Rise and Power of Crowd and What it means for Islamic Finance

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The future is in the crowd as much as it is in the cloud. Both go hand in hand. What do I mean by that? When Wikipedia was first launched in 2001 by Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger, the concept of an open source online encyclopedia, not controlled by a single organization rather editable by anyone was beyond comprehension and …

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 ...

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.