Islamic Finance

Fintech can boost Islamic finance

Fintech can enable Islamic finance players to attract more customers, increase efficiency and reduce costs
By SULHI KHALID / Pic By TMR File FINANCIAL ...

Machine learning for Shariah-compliant financial services


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Sukuk issuance to grow in 2019 helped by Malaysian issues

Total issuance for the whole year could surpass last year’s RM72.7b figure according to MARC
by BHUPINDER SINGH/ pic by TMR FILE THE sukuk market is ...

McDonald’s Malaysia celebrates being Malaysian!

The global brand embraces its Malaysian nickname – Mekdi, and introduces Nasi Lemak McD as part of its celebration
KUALA LUMPUR, 20 August 2019 – ...

Islamic finance growth moderated in 2018

By MARK RAO / Graphic By ANIS SHAMSUL
THE Islamic Financial Services Board’s (IFSB) Islamic Financial Services Industry (IFSI) Stability Report 2019 ...

IIFM to wrap up Sukuk Al Ijarah standard suite this year

by FARA AISYAH/ pic by TMR FILE
THE International Islamic Financial Market (IIFM) expects to finalise capital market related “Sukuk Al Ijarah” standard ...

Bank Islam top domestic sukuk broker in 1H19

The bank has emerged the highest issuer after helping issue RM21.2b worth of sukuk
by BHUPINDER SINGH & SHAZNI ONG/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
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Downside risk to Islamic banks’ financing, earnings amid tepid sentiment in 2019

Business sentiment continues to be weighed down by US-China trade tensions and global development
by NG MIN SHEN / pic by TMR FILE LOCAL Islamic ...

Islamic banks’ assets up 9.3% in May

Household spending is the highest contributor at RM336b, up 12.2% compared to last year
by NG MIN SHEN / pic by TMR FILE THE prospects of Islamic ...

Bank Rakyat chairman awarded Most Influential Woman in Islamic Finance

by AZALEA AZUAR
BANK Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Bhd’s (Bank Rakyat) chairman Datuk Noripah Kamso received “The Most Influential Woman in Islamic ...

More risk-taking needed as foreign players exit

Islamic banks in the country need to undertake more equity-based financing instead of the current debt-based financing
by BHUPINDER SINGH & NG MIN ...

Sensorflow expands into Malaysia

SensorFlow, the smart IoT solution for hotel room environment management has officially launched in Malaysia.
Founded in 2016 and headquartered in ...