In this issue… Alignment of form with ethical values is the best way forward for Islamic finance Extending the institutional investor base in the Middle East insurance market FAST FINANCE The Bank of Japan retained ...
March 27, 2016Blake Goud
In this issue… Huge rise in GCC sovereign issuance to support Takaful stability Sustainalytics tracks the pulse of responsible finance FAST FINANCE The Federal Reserve made waves, following the easing of policy in the European ...
March 20, 2016Blake Goud
In this issue… MSCI study: more transparency needed about ESG integration by investors Using Islamic finance to manage social and governance impact of leverage adds value to traditional ESG approaches FAST FINANCE Investors have been ...
March 13, 2016Blake Goud
In this issue… Making Islamic banking ‘bail-in-able’ Islamic development bank sukuk prices tightly with sizeable joint arranger investment FAST FINANCE As the Islamic finance industry across emerging markets expands, it will struggle to find a ...
March 6, 2016Blake Goud
In this issue… Retail sukuk can be an important tool for boosting domestic savings rates GCC Islamic banks should prepare for international acquisitions in 2016 and beyond FAST FINANCE Divisions at the G-20 came through ...
February 28, 2016Blake Goud
In this issue… GCC governments hold the keys to the green sukuk opportunity Malaysia’s Investment Account Platform can be the catalyst for changes needed in Islamic banking FAST FINANCE Lower oil prices were cited as ...
February 22, 2016Blake Goud
February 15, 2016 In this issue… Islamic asset management set to grow in Turkey and could help attract responsible investment Qatar’s Islamic bank profits depend on health of real estate and consumer financing...
February 15, 2016Blake Goud
February 8, 2016 In this issue… Capital raising at GCC banks Responsible finance benefits from Islamic finance growth in Asia FAST FINANCE As equity markets tumble, a key Fed official has ...
February 8, 2016Blake Goud
February 01, 2016 In this issue… Nigeria’s infrastructure sukuk will support growth but necessary investment highlights role for the private sector Islamic finance and good governance are mutually supportive...
February 1, 2016Blake Goud
As Emerging Market current accounts turn to deficit, the need to incorporate responsible finance rises
25th January 2016 In this issue… As emerging markets fall out of favor, companies that are open to investors who practice responsible finance could find a patient source of capital Part 2 of our annotated version of Breakingviews Predictions 2016 looks at Basel IV and Islamic banks and how ...
January 25, 2016Blake Goud