04.12.2008 - Sharia banks risk crisis with dicey products-scholar
From Guardia: Southeast Asian sharia banks are vulnerable to a similar crisis that hit conventional lenders as a push for market share creates acceptance of risky products forbidden by Islam, a religious adviser said on Wednesday. Strict lending rules and rigorous demands for transparency have shut out opaque structures and shielded Islamic banks from the worst of the financial crisis..... Full Article: Source