05.10.2009 - France changes its Civil Code to attract Islamic finance
From Nortonrose.com: An amendment to article 2011 of the French Civil Code was passed on 17 September 2009 by the French National Assembly (Assemblée Nationale) to help promote the development of Islamic finance in France. This amendment is intended to assist in the structuring of Shariah-compliant products in France using French trusts (fiducies)..................Full Article: Source