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Africa

Momentum Launches Global Sharia Portfolio

Momentum Securities has launched a Global Sharia Portfolio providing South African investors with access to an international Sharia aligned investment for a minimal initial...

Egypt Plans to Issue Dollar-Denominated Bond this Fiscal Year

Egypt has appointed five lenders, including JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Citigroup, to manage new dollar-denominated bond issuance in the current fiscal year as...

How Islamic Finance Can Play a Role in Safeguarding Our Oceans

So much depends on our oceans but the threats facing them are growing. Given that oceans cover about two thirds of the earth’s surface,...

Sukuk Bonds Can Address The Infrastructure and Housing Deficits In Nigeria

Nigeria's huge infrastructure and housing deficits can be fixed by strategic non-interest financing instruments and frameworks like the Sukuk Bond. The Deputy Director, Training and...

Takaful Insurance Premiums in Egypt Jump to $334Mln in Eight Months

Takaful insurance premiums in Egypt surged by 116.4% year-on-year during the first eight months of 2019, Akhbar El-Yom reported on Sunday, citing the Financial...

Islamic Financing as a Tool for Developmental Financing

At the third edition of the Traders, Investors  And Analysts (TIA) in collaboration with the Nigerian Stock Exchange, Dr Aliyu Dahiru Muhammad a Senior...