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UM Financial’s Omar Kalair wanted by police

UM Financial’s Omar Kalair wanted by police

Readers of The Islamic Globe will know that we have pursued the case of UM Finan...

Five main lessons in managing risk in an Islamic finance business

Five main lessons in managing risk in an Islamic finance business

As a business grows, its risk profile changes subtly. It is critical that all si...

Takaful Malaysia’s amazin’ display

Takaful Malaysia’s amazin’ display

The Takaful business is notoriously hard to make profitable, particularly in a m...

AmIslamic gets sophisticated

AmIslamic gets sophisticated

AmIslamic Bank, subsidiary of AMMB Holdings, has received the necessary approval...

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AmIslamic gets sophisticated

AmIslamic gets sophisticated

Wednesday, 19 February 2014

AmIslamic Bank, subsidiary of AMMB Holdings, has received the necessary approvals from both Malaysia’s central bank, Bank Negara Malaysia, and the Sec...

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Celebs come a’calling on Bank Nizwa

Celebs come a’calling on Bank Nizwa

Tuesday, 25 February 2014

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi, senior minister of state at the UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office, popped in to see Bank Nizwa during her recent trip to Om...

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Technology

NCB Capital tech venture

NCB Capital tech venture

Thursday, 09 January 2014

Saudi's NCB Capital has gone live with Charles River Investment Management Solution. Charles River is an enterprise-wide, front- and middle-office inv...

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Special Report

Running the rule over things

Running the rule over things

Thursday, 17 November 2011

In conventional finance transactions all the parties involved, be they corporations, investors or bankers want a jurisdiction that can offer modern an...

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Biggie for Qatar

Friday, 06 July 2012

The Qataris are said to be roadshowing a $2-4bn Sukuk in Asia this week. More details when we get them … But hey, why do they need to borrow?

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