04.12.2008 - Islamic Finance: Challenged by commodities?
From Cpifinancial.net: Stock markets the world over have been taking a major punishing as investors look for somewhere safe to put their money. Is Shari’ah investing still beating the credit crunch, asks Jahangir Aka of SEI Investments? The exclusion of the financial sector and an aversion to debt continues to hold Islamic stocks in good position to avoid the credit squeeze. These attributes have created a resistance to the current crisis, though they cannot insulate completely..... Full Article: Source