Publication Date: 2011-08-15
Introduction to Islamic Banking and Finance is a succinct guide to the key characteristics of Islamic banking highlighting how these differ from conventional banking. This detailed book illustrates how Islamic banking is consistent with the Sharia'a, a key element of which is the prohibition on collecting and paying interest.
Publication Date: 1996-06-15
Islam has a very specific approach to commercial transactions, the law of contract, interest charges, indeed to the very nature of property. For financial institutions operating in an Islamic environment, or seeking to meet the requirements of communities committed to Islamic law, this poses a variety of problems. This important book investigates how such a challenge can be met in practice.
(Editor); David Eisenberg (Editor)
Publication Date: 2012-05-16
This work is a practical and commercial guide to the fundamental principles of Islamic finance and their application to Islamic finance transactions.
Publication Date: 2011-02-15
Islamic Finance: Instruments and Marketslooks at the application of Sharia law to the world of banking and finance. It provides you with an understanding of the rationale behind the instruments and the rapidly developing Islamic financial markets.
Publication Date: 2006-07-03
This book provides an overview of the practice of Islamic finance and the historical roots that define its modes of operation. The focus of the book is analytical and forward-looking. It shows that Islamic finance exists mainly as a form of rent-seeking legal-arbitrage.
Publication Date: 2012-07-27
An in-depth and insightful study of Shari'ah governance from a theoretical and practical perspectivesTopics covered* The theory behind corporate and Shari'ah governance* The regulatory framework for Shari'ah governance* Shari'ah governance approaches* The Shari'ah Board's role and how it retains its independence, transparency and competence* The operational procedures of Shari'ah governance* The effectiveness of the Shari'ah Board and how it could be improvedShari'ah governance has a profound influence on the day-to-day practice of Islamic Financial Institutions (IFIs). Each jurisdiction has adopted a different approach to developing a governance framework. This book reviews these pluralistic approaches and identifies best practice. With examples, case studies and practical discussions based on IFIs in:* Malaysia* Bahrain* UAE* Qatar* Kuwait * Saudi Arabia* The UK