15.12.2008 - Rising Islamic bankers face surprise challenge from Fed
From Busrep.co.za: Attending Islamic finance conferences these days, it's hard not to notice how this investment class is catching on. The world's roughly 1.5 billion Muslims need a way to bank and invest according to Islamic sharia law, which bars receiving or paying interest on loans or deposits. A massive market infrastructure is being built to facilitate clients who include wildly rich Persian Gulf oil tycoons..... Full Article: Source