17.04.2009 - Sharia hedge funds seen boosting market liquidity
From Reuters: Islamic hedge funds can add to market liquidity, Malaysia's capital markets regulator said on Thursday, amid some scholars' criticism that such funds open the back door to gambling in Islam. Hedge funds have been blamed for the recent rout in financial stocks but some bankers say hedge fund tools such as derivatives can help Islamic banks manage risks as the industry grows beyond its traditional niche markets.....Full Article: Source