15 Aug 2011
Experts are calling for an increase in the number of issuances in Mena’s growing sukuk industry to aid the region’s investment appeal
9 May 2011
The Shariah-compliant sukuk could be the asset class that disproves all the rules in times of geo-political crisis
1 Apr 2011
Jordan, News, sukuk
Capital Investment & Brokerage and Jordan Ltd Co have issued Jordan’s first sukuk.
20 Oct 2009
Launches, News, sukuk, Tharawat
Bahraini investment house Tharawat plans to raise $100m by the end of the year and $200m over the next two years targeting individuals and institutional investors with its recently launched sukuk fund
10 Oct 2009
DIFC, News, sukuk
The GCC ’s bond and sukuk market is underdeveloped and must be encouraged to grow and diversify in order to strengthen the region’s economy, said industry officials at a seminar in Dubai
6 Oct 2009
Abu Dhabi-based investment boutique Al Bashayer Investment is partnering with ING Asset Management to launch two fixed income sukuk funds by the end of the year
16 Sep 2009
The National Bank of Kuwait has launched its second Kuwaiti Dinar-denominated Islamic ijara fund this month following high investor demand for its first product, launched in June this year
14 Sep 2009
bond, HSBC, Islamic, Launches, News, sukuk
HSBC has announced that it is delaying the launch of its first Islamic bond fund in response to investor unease at the proposed four-year lock-up period