08.11.2011 - Malaysia: Highs and lows of 2011 and a wish list for 2012: Islamic finance 2.0 is one year old
EIIB, one of five FSA approved banks in the UK, significantly downsizing operations, following the heels of Islamic Bank of Britain (IBB) parental rescue capital injection. Gulf Finance House once high flying Islamic investment bank (or was it a real estate bank) from Bahrain ongoing restructuring, recapitalisation and reorganisation. Should they be returning all the awards? The appointment of Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz for another term as governor of Bank Negara Malaysia, the launch of IILM (International Islamic Liquidity Management Corp) at GIFF (Global Islamic Finance Forum) in October 2010 and a smooth handover of IFSB (Islamic Financial Services Board) from Rifaat Abdul Karim to Jaseem Ahmad as secretary general...............................................Full Article: Source
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