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East Cameron Gas Sukuk Summary

Sukuk Name: East Cameron Gas Company Sukuk

 

Issue Size: USD $165,670,000

Closing Date: 15 June 2006

Shari’ah structure: Musharakah

Currency: USD

Maturity/Tenor: 13 years

Underlying Assets: Oil and gas

Rated by: Standard & Poor’s

Rating: CCC+ to CC and in March 2009 D

Payments: Quarterly

Return: 11.25%

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Oman Islamic Finance Update

In the Oman Vision 2020 framework issued by the Omani government, Oman proclaimed that it is determined to reduce its’ dependency on oil revenues through the diversification of the Omani economy.  Al Maha Financial Services LLC predicts strong economic growth in Oman based on the following factors: (1) Spending on mega projects such as the Sohar Refinery and the Duqm Airport; (2) Favorable demogra...

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A Glimpse into Islamic Finance in 2016

 

Halal finance has now created opportunities for businesses, governments, banks, and individuals across the Middle East, Africa, South Asia, East Asia, Southeast Asia, Australia, Russia, Europe, and North and South America.  This form of finance enables people to diversify portfolios, perform interest-free financial transactions, and attract a wider class of investors including socially responsi...

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Islamic Finance, Opportunities, and Challenges

Islamic Finance – Opportunities and Challenges

By Mufti Ismail Ebrahim Desai

The Islamic Financial system has witnessed considerable developments in the past four decades and is now regarded as one of the fastest growing segment of the global financial system. Islamic finance assets grew at double-digit rates during the past decade, from about US$200 billion in 2003 to an estimated US$1.8 trilli...

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Book Review for Islamic Banking: Theory and Practice (2012) by *Dr. Muhammad Hanif

Book Review for Islamic Banking: Theory and Practice (2012) by *Dr. Muhammad Hanif

 

By: Camille Paldi

 

This textbook is a masterpiece on Islamic Banking combining financial theoretical, accounting, practical, and Shari’ah knowledge into a valuable tool for gaining a firm understanding of the history, core financial and accounting concepts of Islamic Banking and Finance, and Shari’ah rulings ...

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Economic Efficiency of Islamic Financial Institutions Part II

Section 4         Alternative Policy Options and Steps

 4.1      Proper Risk Management: A Necessity

Risk management (RM) serves several important functions, including implementation of strategy, development of competitive advantage; measure of capital adequacy; aid to decision making, aid to pricing decisions, reporting and control of risks, and management of portfolio of transactions. Accordi...

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Economic Efficiency of Islamic Financial Institutions Part I

Tense Dichotomy between Shari’ah Compliance and the

Economic Goals of Islamic Finance Institutions

 

Muhammad Ayub[1]

Camille Silla Paldi 

 

 

Abstract

 

Islamic banking has crossed the milestone of forty years since the Dubai Islamic Bank and the Islamic Development Bank were established in 1975. Islamic banking windows, standalone Islamic banking systems and even full-fledged Islamic b...

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Book Review for The Art of Riba-Free Islamic Banking and Finance (2014) by Dr. Yahia Abdul-Rahman

By: Camille Paldi

 

This book is a fascinating account of the journey of Dr. Yahia Abdul-Rahman and his family in their journey to America from Egypt in 1968 in his pursuit of several MA degrees and a PHD and a glimpse into his rich professional life, which includes the pioneering of no interest banking in the United States through his highly successful venture LARIBA and Whittier Bank in Southe...

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Camille Paldi (FAAIF) Participates in Sapporo 2016 International Congress on Banking, Economics, Finance, and Business, June 24-26, 2016.

Camille Paldi (FAAIF) Participates in Sapporo 2016 International Congress on Banking, Economics, Finance, and Business, June 24-26, 2016.

Camille Paldi (FAAIF) Participates in Sapporo 2016 International Congress on Banking, Economics, Finance, and Business, June 24-26, 2016.

 

Camille Paldi, CEO of the Franco-American Alliance for Islamic Finance (FAAIF), participated in the 2016 International Congress on...

Posted on 13th July 2016 by Camille Paldi

Camille Paldi, CEO of FAAIF, participates in the 2016 International Symposium on Economics and Social Sciences in Kyoto, Japan.

Camille Paldi, CEO of FAAIF, participates in the 2016 International Symposium on Economics and Social Sciences in Kyoto, Japan.

Camille Paldi, CEO of FAAIF, participates in the 2016 International Symposium on Economics and Social Sciences in Kyoto, Japan.

 

Camille Paldi, CEO of FAAIF or the Franco-American Alliance for Islamic Finance, discussed the modes of Islamic finance plus sukuk, taka...

Posted on 13th July 2016 by Camille Paldi

Challenges in Infrastructure Financing in Developing Countries: An Islamic Approach, Substituting Equity and Sukuks to Debt

Challenges in Infrastructure Financing in Developing Countries: An Islamic Approach, Substituting Equity and Sukuks to Debt

Challenges in Infrastructure Financing in Developing Countries: An Islamic Approach, Substituting Equity and Sukuks to Debt

 Posted on 1st July 2016 by Noureddine Krichene and Camille Paldi

Book Review for Asset Based Financing by Dr. Muhammad Hanif

Book Review for Asset Based Financing by Dr. Muhammad Hanif

Book Review for Asset Based Financing by Dr. Muhammad Hanif

 

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