Islamic finance market turns to securitization

Author: | Published: 1 Jul 2005

Regular visitors to the Middle East will agree that the region has evolved beyond recognition over the past decade. The Middle East is able to claim three world-class financial hubs in Dubai, Bahrain and Qatar. A significant proportion of this growth has been in the Islamic finance sector and a number of Islamic banks have opened in the region. There are 27 such institutions in Bahrain alone, for example. ...