A positive outcome for Islamic banks in a ‘new normal’ of low oil prices is that they enter with low rates of non-performing loans, high liquidity, high capital levels and simple balance sheets with mostly Tier 1 capital overall, a r
Manjiang Cheng, chief economist of Bank of China International (BOCI), will speak on China’s economic trajectory and its impact on Islamic economies and financial markets at the upcoming World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) in Bahrain.
Nine groundbreaking reports are scheduled to be released at a dedicated roundtable during the 2015 World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC 2015) hosted by Bahrain at the beginning of next month, it has emerged. WIBC conveners, Middle East Globa
Islamic finance assets had an estimated value of $1.8 trillion in 2014 and are expected to almost double by 2020 to reach $3.2 trillion, as per to ICD Thomson Reuters Islamic Finance Development Indicator.
Thomson Reuters, the wor
London Central Portfolio (LCP) chief executive Naomi Heaton, a UK-based asset manager, will be speaking at the World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) in Bahrain next month, it was announced yesterday (November 15). Heaton will focus on the im
The World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) 2015, hosted by Bahrain next month, will gather seasoned economists, asset managers and investment bankers providing a holistic view of asset allocation opportunities for next year, the organiser of
The GCC Islamic banking profit pool crossed $12 billion mark for the first time in 2014 with expectations that the sector will continue to grow amid regional economic uncertainty, a report said.
Nine core markets are currently the
The World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) 2015 set to take place in December in Bahrain will launch a critical report establishing a set of global “Millennium Goals” for the Islamic finance human capital segment.
Qatari Islamic banks have been named in the top 15 of the global rankings of Islamic banks in terms of cost-to-income ratio, one of the financial performance sub-indicators of the leaderboard.
The World Islamic
The conveners of the World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) has announced the various features that promise to make it the best edition in its 22-year history.
Middle East Global Advisors, an intelligence plat