25.06.2009 - Islamic markets fret as regulators revamp bank rules
From Reuters: Islamic financial markets heaved a sigh of relief after dodging the securitisation crisis which hit traditional banks, but the fallout may spark a global regulatory overhaul that could stifle the $1 trillion industry. As Western governments and regulators look to tighten supervision of banks in the wake of the worst financial crisis in decades, reforms could be launched which may also discourage the use of Islamic finance instruments and check the sector's growth.......Full Article: Source