Mobile phone banking: Usage experiences in Kenya
Adrian D Kamotho Njenga Lecturer of Information Systems, Catholic University of Eastern Africa E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
The uptake of mobile phones in Kenya has been unprecedented. Of vital significan...
Efficiency of Islamic Banks in Malaysia
Mariani Abdul Majid*
NOR GHANI MD. NOR**
FATHIN FAIZAH SAID
IN RECENT YEARS, MALAYSIAN ISLAMIC BANKS HAVE TO OPERATE IN AN INCREASINGLY COMPETITIVE ENVIRONMENT. THIS TREND IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE AS THE COMPETITION FROM CONVENTIONAL BANK...
Shari’a supervision plays an essential role in the governance of IFIs. It has different
forms at macro and micro levels. (Chris Pierce, 1988)
Deposits are strictly not considered as loans in the Islamic sense. If it is in the form of money, then he has an obligation to pay Zakat out of it. If t...
October 4, 2010
• Islamic banks fared differently from conventional banks during global crisis
• Weaknesses in risk management hurt Islamic bank profitability in 2009
• Crisis revealed important regulatory and supervisory challenges
A new IMF study compares the performance...
Nigeria experienced a tremendous lift in its financial sector with the giant strides and people-oriented reforms by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Although there are mixed feelings about this reforms in some quarters, others opined for a banking regime that will compliment the ills of the commer...
PAKISTAN ISLAMIC BANKING: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE OUTLOOK Dr. Shamshad Akhtar Governor State Bank of Pakistan 11 September 2007
Islamic finance has gripped the world with a strong fervor and passion. Interest in this discipline has proliferated to almost 60 countries, going...
Guardian Editorial: Amidst growing public realisation that his handling of the looming distress in five banks occasioned by huge debts would inflict serious unintended economic damage, Central Bank Governor, Sanusi Lamido again chose the wrong time and inappropriate forum to announce government's me...
ISLAMIC BANKING | April 15
This report enlightens the core concepts & growth of Islamic Banking. | Submitted to; Sir Sharique Ayubi |
Firstly, I would like to thank Allah, the Almighty for His utmost assistance during this work. I would also like to express our...
Islamic Banking, Financials And Accounting
INTRODUCTION When one mentions banking or financial institutions, Islam banks don’t necessarily come readily to mind. There are a few reasons for this, one of which is that Islam banks, which are primarily religious in nature, tend to be vastly different...
The Role of Islamic Banking in Reducing Inflation in Developing Countries
Banking, since its very inception has undergone many changes taking into consideration the needs and aspirations of the people. Banking models have seldom remained static. Amongst the various models, the one...
QUAID’S concept of
We must work our destiny in our own way and present to the world an economic system base on true Islamic concept of equality of the manhood and social justice.
I shall watch with keenness the work of your research organization in evolving banking practices c...
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What is Islamic banking? Islamic banking in Malaysia Observing Shariah principles Shariah concepts in Islamic banking Frequently asked questions Glossary
This booklet tells you about the basic concepts and principles of Islamic banking.
What is Islamic banking?
Introduction to Investment Banking
An investment bank is not a bank in the usual sense. It doesn't have checking or savings accounts, nor does it make auto or home loans. It is a bank in the general sense, in that it helps businesses, governments, and agencies to get financing from investors in a...
“Retail banking is typical mass-market banking where individual customers use local branches of larger commercial banks. Services offered include: savings and checking accounts, mortgages, personal loans, debit cards, credit cards, and so”
The Adoption of Web-based Cash Management Systems
1. Banks and corporates are moving from corporate Internet banking solutions to web-based cash management systems.
2. Web-based cash management systems allow banks to offer a wider range of products and more integrated solutions...
ISLAMIC BANKING: IS IT REALLY “ISLAMIC”?
By: Omar Mustafa Ansari & Faizan Ahmed Memon
Is it really Islamic? …. In this era of development and growth in Islamic finance and banking, this is a question being raised at every forum by various quarters. All...
Banking Industry in Pakistan
Banking is one of the most sensitive businesses all over the world. Banks play very important role in the economy of a country and Pakistan is no exemption. Banks are custodian to the assets of the general masses. The banking sector plays a significant role in a conte...
Since the emergence of modern Islamic finance in the 1970s, it has grown significantly in both volume and scope, attracting significant attention worldwide. There are now more than 300 Islamic financial institutions operating in around 75 countries. Over the years, the Islami...
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Question: In recent decades, Islamic banking has surged in popularity and Malaysia has played a major role in developing and promoting its services. Review the factors that have contributed to this growth and analyse the success of Islamic economists in creating a viable alternat...