19.04.2010 - Islamic banking for consumers in ‘stone ages,’ Barclays says
From Bloomberg: Islamic retail banking is in the “stone ages” as many financial institutions fail to provide services that cater to an increasing number of Shariah-compliant customers, according to Barclays Plc. Only a “handful of simple” products, such as savings accounts, Islamic loans and debit cards are available to the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims, Harris Irfan, the Dubai-based head of Islamic finance products at Barclays Capital and Barclays Wealth, said in an interview last week.........................................Full Article: Source
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