Chasing The Crescent Moon

Bizouati, Ya´┐Żl
April 2007
Investment Dealers' Digest;4/30/2007, Vol. 73 Issue 17, p14
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the expansion of the Islamic finance market. As of 2006, the annual growth rate of the market is estimated at 15% and a market that exceeds $700 billion. The author asserts that Islamic finance is attracting large financial institutions as well as smaller investment firms who are competing to tap this lucrative market. Eric Meyer of Shariah Capital expects to see a growth of interest in Shariah-compliant products.


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