The importance of increasing cross-border investment is just one of the topics to be covered at the two-day ISICII event in Egypt; a country in transition and rich in opportunity.
The Islamic finance industry is …Read full article » Egypt: Tuesday, March 13 - 2012 @ 12:18
The 30 awards were made last night (Monday, 12 April 2010) before an international gathering of Shariah-compliant fund mangers at the Emirates Towers Hotel, Dubai, at the conclusion of the Amanie-Failaka Symposium which focused on …Read full article » Saudi Arabia: Tuesday, April 13 - 2010 @ 13:09
Over the diverse categories covered, the recommendations are as follows:
•As the industry is in its early stage of development, it is essential to create a solid regulatory framework and incorporate learning from …
“According to Ernst & Young data, Islamic assets under management currently amount to almost $52bn across 700 worldwide funds. But most funds are dedicated to equities and “everybody’s doing that,” said Dr Bakar.
Dr Bakar is …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, April 10 - 2011 @ 13:28
The $35bn international Islamic funds industry is being urged to offer more innovative areas of investment and to expand into hitherto untapped geographical markets by world-renowned Shariah scholar Dr Mohammed Daud Bakar.
Dr Bakar, Managing …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, March 02 - 2010 @ 14:24
Fund managers from Saudi Arabia are expected to come out tops in the fifth annual Failaka Islamic Fund Awards which recognises the best performances among the 555 worldwide Shariah-compliant funds, according to organisers. The awards …Read full article » Saudi Arabia: Sunday, March 21 - 2010 @ 12:45
Speaking recently in Russia at the Moscow Forum for Islamic Finance & Investments, Mark Smyth, Executive Director at Dubai-based Amanie Islamic Finance Consultancy and Education (AIFCE), highlighted the huge potential in Russia as well as …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, June 06 - 2010 @ 12:12
“The Amanie-Failaka Symposium and Failaka Islamic Fund Awards are extremely valuable events in terms of bringing together leading fund managers and bankers who are active in this space,” said Mark Smyth, Managing Director, UAE-based Failaka …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, April 19 - 2011 @ 16:48
The workshop was held at the City Seasons Hotel on March 16, 2013.
Highlighting the rapid growth demonstrated in the Islamic Finance sector, and the need for broader discussions on the opportunities for Islamic Finance, Eng. …Read full article » Oman: Wednesday, March 20 - 2013 @ 08:58
Organised at the Al Bustan Palace: A Ritz Carlton Hotel by Amanie Advisory House of Oman and Amanie Nexus of Malaysia, industry leaders will meet and discuss new possibilities and collaborations in Islamic banking and …Read full article » Oman: Saturday, November 03 - 2012 @ 16:13