Soon an Islamic Finance Bank for UEMOA

The West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) will soon have its first Islamic bank, according to statements by the president and CEO of...

Lives and Livelihoods Fund – A Partnership helping to alleviate global poverty

More than 1 billion people live in absolute poverty worldwide and are unable to afford the basics of food, safe drinking water, health, education...

Africa wins in growth of global sukuk market

With an expected 6% increase in 2019, Sukuk or Islamic bond issues around the world are expected to reach about $ 130 billion, up...

Islamic Finance: Senegal Repays 18,156 Billion FCFA of Islamic Debt on July 26, 2019

On July 26, 2019, the State of Senegal will pay the half-yearly margin and partial repayment of its Islamic bond called "SUKUK State of...

The Islamic Solidarity Fund makes its balance sheet

The Board of Governors of the Islamic Solidarity Fund for Development (ISFD) closed its 11th meeting on Thursday, April 6, 2018 in Tunis. During...

West Africa wants to capture the market of 4000 million dollars of Islamic finance

Currently valued at 4000 billion dollars, the global market for Islamic finance arouses a strong desire of West African countries that weigh only 5%...

The Islamic Solidarity Fund for Development leads the way against poverty

The Islamic Solidarity Fund for Development (ISFD), the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (KF), the King Salman...

After Senegal, Coris Bank International opens its Islamic window in Benin

Coris Bank International Benin proceeded on Tuesday 05 June 2018 to launch its Islamic window, CBI Baraka at the Azalaï hotel, in the presence...

International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) announces major trade initiatives at 2018 Rebranding Africa...

The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), member of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group, has announced several major initiatives during a special event...

Tunisia: Amen Bank Signs ICIEC Insurance Policy

Amen Bank and the Islamic Insurance and Export Credit Corporation (ICIEC) have signed an agreement for an insurance policy to cover US $ 50...

ISLAMIC FINANCE IN SENEGAL

Islamic finance covers all financial and commercial activities that respect the principles of Islamic law and jurisprudence, commonly known as Sharia or Islamic law....

African Summit of Islamic Finance

Dar Es Salam hosts since Wednesday, April 18, the fifth edition of the African Summit of Islamic Finance. The conference, which will run until April...