25.01.2010 - Upside trend forecast for Islamic insurers
From Thenational.ae: The increasing popularity of Islamic finance should help takaful firms outperform their counterparts in conventional insurance, Alpen Capital says. The investment firm based at the Dubai International Financial Centre says in a report that takaful firms will benefit from favourable demographics and the growing availability of Islamic financial products. Takaful is similar to conventional insurance but investments are held to Sharia-compliant assets.....................Full Article: Source