Tag archive for ‘Islamic Finance’
By admin On Friday, July 7th, 2017

Islamic finance provides Kenyans with cushion against drought

Hamara Hujale tries to keep an eye on two squirming children and a pot of simmering ugali – a white doughy dish – as she reaches for her buzzing phone. After speaking a few words, she hangs up and scribbles More...

By admin On Monday, June 26th, 2017

How Islamic finance players can win trust of consumers

By Jaafer A rapid growth of Islamic finance in Kenya has continued to raise questions over its benefits to society as well as its possible impact on the stability of the country’s financial services sector. These More...

By admin On Friday, April 14th, 2017

Kenya confident of leading East Africa after gov’t push for Islamic finance

Kenya, East Africa’s largest economy, played host to the second annual East Africa Islamic Economy Summit hosted by the advisory firm, GBS Africa. The forum, which brought together stakeholders from across the More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Africa Islamic Finance Forum 2016

The Africa Islamic Finance Forum 2016 held in Abidjan (17,18 & 19th October 16)-adds topi lyambila – provided an unparalleled platform for networking opportunities as well as the center stage to More...

By admin On Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Key Islamic Finance Propositions for Enhancing Growth in Africa

Key Islamic Finance Propositions for Enhancing Growth in Africa  Although Africa has bright demographic and economic prospects, several key enablers are necessary to support growth. Growth drivers More...

By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

East Africa Islamic Finance Summit ‘ Unveiling New Possibilities for East Africa.

What is Islamic Finance?Islamic finance encompasses a broad range of financial products that are structured in compliance with Islamic law (Shariah).The general principles of Islamic finance include the prohibition More...