Islamic Finance : the New Regulatory Challenge / edited by Simon Archer, Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim.
Contributor(s): Abdel Karim, Rifaat Ahmed | Archer, Simon.Material type: BookSeries: Wiley finance series: Publisher: New York : Wiley, ©2013Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 1 online resource (546 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118628973; 1118628977; 9781118247068; 111824706X; 9781118247082; 1118247086; 1118247043; 9781118247044.Subject(s): Finance -- Islamic countries | Finance -- Religious aspects -- Islam | Banks and banking -- Islamic countries | Banks and banking -- Religious aspects -- Islam | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Finance | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Banks & Banking | Banks and banking | Banks and banking -- Religious aspects -- Islam | Finance | Finance -- Religious aspects -- Islam | Islamic countriesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Islamic Finance.DDC classification: 332.10917/67 | 332.088297 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
From the world's foremost authorities on the subject, the number-one guide to Islamic finance revised and updated for a post-crisis world Because it is entirely equity-based, rather than credit-based, Islamic finance is immune to the speculative bubbles and runaway volatility typical of Western finance. Especially now, in the wake of the global financial crisis, this has made them increasingly attractive to institutional investors, asset managers and hedge funds in search of more stable alternatives to conventional financial products. With interest in Islamic finance swiftly spreading.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
pt. 1. The nature of risks in Islamic banking -- pt. 2. Capital adequacy -- pt. 3. Securitisation and capital markets -- pt. 4. Corporate governance and human resources -- pt. 5. Conclusion.