By Dr. Faleel Jamaldeen. A detailed look at the fast-growing field of Islamic banking and finance, Dr. Jamaldeen's work takes you inside the the global Islamic finance market--now worth about $700 billion worldwide. Islamic Finance For Dummies helps experienced investors and new entrants into Islamic finance get up to speed on this growing financial sector. Here, you'll find clear and easy-to-understand information on how you can incorporate Islamic finance products into your investment portfolio.
You'll quickly and easily: become acquainted with the theory, practice, and limitations of Islamic banking; understand how to develop products for the Islamic financial industry; grasp the objectives and sources of Islamic law and the basic guidelines for business contacts; learn about Islamic fund management and insurance; and much more. For Dummies (2012), English, Paperback: 384 pages.
--The role Islamic finance can play in the development of the financial system and of economies
--The risks and rewards in Islamic banking
--The future prospects and opportunities of the Islamic finance industry
--The fast and easy way to tap into the booming Islamic finance arena.
--What you need to know about Islam and the role of sharia
--Islamic ethics in the finance industry
--The relationship between conventional and Islamic banks
--Financial products available from Islamic banks and other firms
--Managing risk in Islamic financial institutions
--Plain-English guidance on Islamic insurance principles