05.12.2008 - Shariah-compliant firms could tap on wider sources of funding
From Channelnewsasia.com: Islamic financing has proven to be a viable option for firms seeking funding in the current challenging environment. The current financial crisis has seen many financial institutions scale back on lending. With the amount of assets backed by Islamic funds estimated to be over US$530 billion and growing, more firms are looking to become Shariah-compliant to attract Islamic investors..... Full Article: Source