Malaysian Islamic banks offer clear advantage over conventional competitors

Domestic Islamic financing growth in Malaysia is outpacing the conventional market, driven by a regulatory push to make Islamic banks more competitive in the global marketplace. Decades of government support have given Islamic banks an edge over their conventional peers – making

Contract financing for when cash flows are tight

Each month we bring you an update, insight or explanation into the world of Islamic corporate finance to demonstrate the advantages of alternative solutions. This month we look at Islamic contract financing, giving corporates the opportunity to access working capital by using

The golden goose for construction finance

Each month we bring you an update, insight or explanation into the world of Islamic corporate finance to demonstrate the advantages of alternative solutions. This month we look at the concept of Istisnah, a valuable tool allowing corporates to efficiently finance the

Islamic options for office buyers

Corporate finance requirements come in many different forms, but one of the standard imperatives (and often one of the biggest expenses) for a firm is the need for premium office space. Business premises are important – and in Oman, a new Islamic

Islamic treasury: A not-so-risky business

Treasury products and liquidity management solutions are a vital part of any business looking to efficiently manage its cash and assets. Islamic institutions offer a wide range of options to assist corporates in their day-to-day business, with a suite that equals and