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Prestigious Fellowship Opportunity in Islamic Finance under SC - Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies' Initiative

15 November, 2018      543

Kuala Lumpur, 15 November 2018 - The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) and the UK-based Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS) today have opened nominations for the eighth Visiting Fellowship at...

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Peluang Menyertai Program Felo Berprestij dalam Kewangan Islam di bawah Inisiatif SC-Pusat Pengajian Islam Oxford

15 November, 2018      414

Kuala Lumpur, 15 November 2018 - Suruhanjaya Sekuriti Malaysia (SC) dan Pusat Pengajian Islam Oxford (OCIS) berpangkalan di UK hari ini telah membuka permohonan bagi calon Felo Pelawat kelapan di...

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MBSB third-quarter profit higher by 21%

14 November, 2018      272

PETALING JAYA: (MBSB) saw a 21% jump in net profit for the third quarter ended Sept 30, due to a lower charge of impairment allowances on loans and financing. In a...

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Algeria makes important step on Islamic finance roadmap

14 November, 2018      503

Recent news that Bahrain-based Al Baraka Banking Group, which has banking branches across North Africa, received the prestigious “Best Islamic Financial Institution” award for its Algeria operations sheds light on...

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Islamic Development Bank lists $737m sukuk on Nasdaq Dubai

13 November, 2018      273

IsDB lists first euro sukuk, has nine dollar sukuk listings on Nasdaq Dubai valued at a total of $11.8bn. Nasdaq Dubai has welcomed the listing of a 650 million euro...

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Financing development projects in line with Kuwait vision: Al-Nahedh

13 November, 2018      337

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 12: Group Chief Executive Officer at Kuwait Finance House (KFH), Mazin Saad Al-Nahedh emphasized the role of Islamic finance instruments in providing effective financing solutions, indicating the...

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Validity of cryptocurrencies in Islamic finance?

12 November, 2018      472

Unlike fiat money, a cryptocurrency is recognised only by members of a certain community or network who agree to regard it as something of value or as a medium of...

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Third China-UAE conference on Islamic Banking & Finance concludes successfully amid international acclaim

12 November, 2018      332

UAE – The third China-UAE conference on Islamic Banking and Finance (CUCIBF III) concluded recently, with the participation of leading economic experts, bankers, decision and policy makers, investors and Islamic...

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SBP plans deposit protection body for Islamic banks

09 November, 2018      322

Karachi The central bank recently unveiled a framework to protect depositors of Islamic banks in case of a financial institution’s bankruptcy, promising a protection to shariah-compliant banking deposits that hold...

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Macroeconomic developments seen to benefit Takaful Malaysia

09 November, 2018      318

Maintain outperform with an unchanged target price of RM 4.85: We came away from a recent meeting with the management feeling reassured of Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Keluarga Bhd’s medium-term prospects. Although...

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