TITLE

Banking on principles

AUTHOR(S)
Siddiqi, Moin A.
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Middle East;May97, Issue 267, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses fundamentals that guide the principles of the Islamic banking system and its instruments. Koran's prohibition of interest or usury and speculation; Maintaining of balance between the interests of investors, shareholders, users and society; Safeguarding of investor's interests; Conformity to the Islamic canon law or Sharia; Structures and components of modern Islamic finance.
ACCESSION #
9711290015

 

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