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Islamic finances may double in assets by 2016

The global debt crisis may help Islamic finance nearly double to $1.8 trillion in assets by 2016 as stagnant corporate lending pushes institutions to seek alternative financing to traditional methods, according to a report by Deutsche Bank.

November 16, 2011 12:49

Noor Islamic Bank leads $1.4B Islamic Finance mandates in Turkey

Noor Islamic Bank (Noor) has been mandated to arrange and lead manage more than $1.4 billion Islamic finance capital market deals in Turkey in the last 18 months, making it the most active UAE bank in the republic.

October 23, 2011 2:28

Halal and Islamic finance markets will converge, says Al Islami CEO

Islamic stock exchange for both Islamic financial services and halal FMCG companies is a logical outcome– Saleh Lootah at the 8th Kuala Lumpur Islamic Finance Forum 2011.

October 9, 2011 6:00
Doha Bank sees no layoffs in Islamic business

Doha Bank sees no layoffs in Islamic business

Islamic bank employees retained, excess staff redeployed; Creating new project and risk advisory division at bank

May 24, 2011 3:00