11.05.2009 - Stress-testing Islamic finance
From Rgemonitor.com: Islamic Finance has been touted as an alternative model, less exposed to securitization, with ethical guidelines, and its proponents hoped better insulated from global trends. However, Islamic banking and finance faces many of the same vulnerabilities as conventional finance. These financial institutions, both Islamic banks and those issuing Sharia-compliant investment products, are vulnerable to changes in liquidity and growth conditions globally and in the targeted regions.......Full Article: Source