12.05.2009 - Moody's identifies key strategies enhancing Islamic bank franchises
From Cpifinancial.net: In a new report, Moody's Investors Service identifies various characteristics found in strategies adopted by Islamic banks which enhance their financial strength ratings. These include strategies that improve franchise value, risk positioning and financial fundamentals. "While Islamic banks in different countries operate under different environments, are at different stages of development and therefore require different strategies, we can still find a set of common characteristics among their various strategies which benefit their long-term ratings," says Christine Kuo, a Moody's Vice President/Senior Analyst and author of the report.......Full Article: Source