08.05.2009 - Islamic finance industry growth may falter in 2009
From Bloomberg: The Islamic finance industry will have a “year of slower growth” in 2009 after expanding assets by 28 percent globally last year, Saudi Arabia central bank Governor Mohammed al-Jasser said in Singapore today. “The industry has had an annual growth rate of 20 to 30 percent over the last 10 years,” al-Jasser said in a speech. “There are signs that 2009 will be a year of slower growth but it should stay in positive territory.” ......Full Article: Source