14.05.2013 - Sukukís success is a matter of maturity
The suggestion can easily be made these days that sukuk as a borrowing and investing instrument is well and truly coming of age. Certainly, there are many voices denoting that the Islamic variant on conventional fixed-income is establishing itself in the financial marketplace, tapping not only into the supposed relative safe-haven appeal of bond-related assets but also the regional and demographic drivers pertaining to the Sharia-compliant counterpart. Notwithstanding that benchmark US Treasuries are beset by the vulnerability of the Fedís quantitative easing strategy, there is a story behind the sukuk phenomenon that has gained traction...............................................Full Article: Source
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