Contemporary Islamic Finance
Innovations, Applications and Best Practices
Islamic-compliant finance is transacted in every major worldfinancial center, and the need for information on the topic inlight of its global reach has grown exponentially. As an expert inthis field, author Karen Hunt-Ahmed understands the intricacies ofthis area of the capital markets. Now, along with the help of anumber of experienced contributors, she skillfully addressesIslamic finance from the perspective of practitioners, examiningissues in wealth management, contract law, private equity, assetmanagement, and much more.
Engaging and accessible, Contemporary Islamic Financeskillfully explains the practices and innovations of Islamicfinance in everything from banking and real estate to privateequity, asset management, and many other areas. It is intended tobe the go-to resource for both Muslims as well as non-Muslims withan interest in the subject. Divided into three comprehensive parts,it will put you in a better position to understand, and excel at,this important endeavor.
- Introduces you to the history, legal structures, and basicfinancial contracts in the industry
- Highlights the various issues facing contemporary Islamicfinance practitioners, and details their significance in thecontemporary financial and cultural environment
- Includes case studies of United States-based transactions andrelated challenges and successes
Filled with in-depth insights and expert advice, this detailedanalysis of Contemporary Islamic Finance will help you gaina firm understanding of how effective this proven approach canbe.
400 pages; ISBN 9781118240335
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Title: Contemporary Islamic Finance
Author: Karen Hunt-Ahmed
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