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Top Islamic mutual funds of Pakistan

Top Islamic mutual funds of Pakistan

Islamic mutual fund works in a similar manner as a conventional fund except that the Islamic mutual fund only deploys funds in Shariah-compliant investments. The key players in Islamic mutual fund are: Asset Management Company, Trustee, Shariah Advisor & Registrar. …

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Islamic finance thriving in Australia

Islamic finance thriving in Australia

The population of Australia is 25 million people – of which 2.6 percent or around 650,000 place themselves as Muslims as per the latest census in 2016. Australia does not have dedicated Islamic finance laws and regulations as like in …

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Balochistan’s vulnerable insurance sector

Balochistan’s vulnerable insurance sector

Balochistan has vast potential in insurance sector, yet the sector could not play its due role in the local economy. Balochistan is the country’s poorest province. Agriculture, the mainstay of local economy, employs 67 percent of province’s total work force. …

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Emerging Islamic banking in Bangladesh

Emerging Islamic banking in Bangladesh

The rapid growth of Islamic finance has drawn the attention of national policy makers. There is growing acknowledgement of the contribution that Islamic finance can achieve the object of economic and social development. The expanding size of the Islamic banking …

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Market Indicators

Construction Material & Real Estate Financing (facts & Figures)

Market indicators are a series of technical indicators used by traders to predict the direction of the major financial indexes. Most market indicators are created by analyzing the number of companies that have reached new highs relative to the number …

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Islamic Finance – (facts & figures)

Construction Material & Real Estate Financing (facts & Figures)

Region wise Islamic branches (December 31, 2017) Province/Region Total Number Share (%) Punjab 1,234 47.8 Sindh 750 29.1 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 296 11.5 Baluchistan 106 4.1 Federal Capital 134 5.2 AJK 40 1.5 Gilgit Baltistan 12 0.5 FATA 9 0.3 Total …

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