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Al Baraka launches Islamic digital bank in Germany

01 October, 2018      23

(Reuters) - Bahrain’s Al Baraka Banking Group has launched a digital banking service in Germany with plans to offer its interest-free financial services across Europe, the Islamic lender said on...

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Press Release: Launch of ISRA’s Islamic Finance Knowledge Repository (I-FIKR) New Portal 2.0

01 October, 2018      214

The International Shariah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) has just launched the new and improved version of its Islamic Finance Knowledge Repository portal (I-FIKR). I-FIKR, which was first developed...

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Al Baraka launches Islamic digital bank in Germany

30 September, 2018      35

(Reuters) - Bahrain’s Al Baraka Banking Group has launched a digital banking service in Germany with plans to offer its interest-free financial services across Europe, the Islamic lender said on...

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Partnership to unleash potential Islamic finance opportunities to implement the 2030 Agenda

27 September, 2018      45

New York, Sept 27— The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) and the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) have partnered to advance the use of Islamic financing tools...

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Achieving the SDGS: Potential of Islamic Finance through Innovative investors and instruments

27 September, 2018      41

List of acknowledgements - H.E. Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad, Prime Minister of Malaysia - H.E. Dr Berat Albayrak, Minister of Treasury and Finance, Turkey (TBC) - H.E. Dr. Bandar M....

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Malaysia's Islamic banking industry will achieve 40% market share by 2020, says AIBIM

25 September, 2018      34

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 25): With the introduction of value-based intermediation (VBI) by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) in 2017, the Association of Islamic Banking and Financial Institutions Malaysia (AIBIM) is confident...

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GIFF2018: Propelling Islamic finance to the next level

25 September, 2018      10

Kuala Lumpur (25th September 2018): The Global Islamic Finance Forum 2018 (GIFF2018) will be held from 3rd to 4th October in Kuala Lumpur, bringing together Islamic finance leaders, policy decision...

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Under What Conditions Can The Digital Arab Market Grow Like Islamic Banking by 20% Annually

21 September, 2018      71

The head of the Financial Services Authority of Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) called on the countries that are developing the digital market to finally adopt common rules for legal...

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Impact banking: Putting the impact back into Islamic finance

19 September, 2018      134

Islamic finance has become too focused on getting arcane structures to be technically Shariah compliant, but a new initiative in Malaysia attempts to make Islamic finance socially positive once more...

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Islamic finance is gaining a foothold across Africa

19 September, 2018      65

Islamic finance is rapidly growing across Africa, with investors, governments, and financial institutions increasingly leveraging its potential for both financing and development. Since 2014, $2.3 billion in sukuk, or Sharia-compliant...

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