14.11.2008 - Islamic private equity gaining popularity
From Btimes.com.my: Islamic private equity (PE) is gaining popularity and significance as equity participation is the most favoured in Islamic finance, participants at a forum were told yesterday. London-based PE specialist Omar Shaikh of Ernst and Young said PE is an attractive outlet for musharakah or partnership-based investments, leading to more Islamic banks being involved in PE deals..... Full Article: Source