05.08.2009 - Be innovative with Islamic finance products
From Btimes.com.my: Malaysia must look at developing other areas of Islamic finance beyond just Islamic bonds, or sukuk, experts say. "Malaysia has all the right ingredients to trailblaze in Islamic finance, but it must go beyond sukuk. We need to develop other new products as well," said Ali Abbas Zaidi, Maybank Investment Bank's head of Islamic markets. Ali was a panellist in a discussion yesterday on the future of Asia's Islamic investment industry at the IFN Issuers and Investors forum in Kuala Lumpur...........Full Article: Source