Global Perspective on Islamic Banking & Insurance

Abstract

Features Regulars 10 Dubai Bank: taking the Shari'ah route NewHorizon examines the bank's conversion from a conventional financial institution to a fully-fledged Islamic one, and talks to the project leaders about the challenges of taking the Shari'ah route. Dr Azeemuddin Subhani, who offered an original interpretation of riba on the pages of NewHorizon in 2008, returns to reassess the importance of zakat, the Islamic principle of charitable giving. 20 Interest rate risk: a threat to the Islamic banking system? In this new section, 'Food for Thought', two experts from the IIBI voice different viewpoints on the issue that may prove to be a real challenge to the industry.

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@inproceedings{FINANCE2010GlobalPO, title={Global Perspective on Islamic Banking & Insurance}, author={ISLAMIC FINANCE and Mohammad Ali Qayyum}, year={2010} }