SABAH CREDIT CORP VENTURES INTO ISLAMIC FINANCE

Malaysia’s state-owned Sabah Credit Corp (SCC) is venturing into Islamic financing business with the launching of…

EXPECT MORE SHARIAH-COMPLIANT REITS IN 2011

More Shariah-compliant real estate investment trusts (Reits) will come to market in Asia in early 2011…

DIRECT SALE OF ETFS, SUKUK FUNDS APPROVED

According to a report in Bangkok Post, The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has given the…

GLOBAL SUKUK ISSUANCE NEXT YEAR MAY SURPASS 2007’S RECORD US$34 BILLION

The global sukuk issuance next year may supersede the all-time high of US$34.2 billion recorded in…

SUBSTANTIAL SHAREHOLDER CUTS SABANA REIT STAKE

The first Shariah-compliant Reit in Singapore, Sabana real estate investment trust (Reit), has seen a substantial…

TOP INDONESIAN SUKUK FUND EXPECTS RATING BOOST ON RETURNS

According to a report by Bloomberg, Indonesia’s Islamic bonds may extend this year’s rally that drove…

Direct saloe of ETFS, Sukuk Funds approved

According to a report in Bangkok Post, The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has given the…

MALAYSIA’S RISING FX RESERVES SINCE MID-SEPT MAY REFLECT POLICY CHANGE

Malaysia’s central bank allowed the Malaysian ringgit nominal effective exchange rate (MYR NEER) to appreciate sharply…

Top Indonesian Sukuk Fund expects rating boost on returns

According to a report by Bloomberg, Indonesia’s Islamic bonds may extend this year’s rally that drove…

INDONESIA: AMONG LEADERS IN GLOBAL RECOVERY

While the global recovery has slowed, Asia continues to lead the economic rebound. Almost all economies…