10.03.2009 - Faith diary: Banking on Sharia
From BBC: Among the ruined reputations of the financial world, there is one banking system that has emerged claiming the moral high ground. Islamic finance - which rules out the payment of interest - largely avoided the risky investments and trading of debt that prompted the credit crunch. Banks offering Sharia-compliant accounts and selling Islamic mortgages say they are reaping the benefits. .... Full Article: Source