There is an increasing need for western politicians, financiers, bankers, and indeed the western business community in general to have access to high quality and authoritative texts on Islamic financial and business practices. Drawing on expertise from across the Islamic world, this new series will provide carefully chosen and focused monographs and collections, each authored/edited by an expert in their respective field all over the world.
The series will be pitched at a level to appeal to middle and senior management in both the western and the Islamic business communities. For the manager with a western background the series will provide detailed and up-to-date briefings on important topics; for the academics, postgraduates, business communities, manager with western and an Islamic background the series will provide a guide to best practice in business in Islamic communities around the world, including Muslim minorities in the west and majorities in the rest of the world.
Artificial Intelligence and Islamic Finance Practical Applications for Financial Risk Management
Contemporary Issues in Islamic Social Finance
Islamic Financial Contracts A Research Companion
COVID-19 and Islamic Social Finance
By Ahsan Shafiq
March 25, 2022
Institutional economics claims that institutions and policies rather than the size of labour force, technology or capital investment are pivotal for growth or under-development. In this regard there are two kinds of institutions: external institutions expressed in the form of laws, organizations, ...
By Imam Uddin, Rabia Sabri, M. Ishaq Bhatti, Muhammad Omer Rafique, Muhammad AsadUllah
January 19, 2022
This book offers a unique, in-depth, and up-to-date overview of Islamic banking and finance, capital markets and sukuks at the grass-roots level. It deals with one of the most potent and increasingly popular financial instruments. It defines and explores the differences between conventional and ...
By Adel M. Sarea, Ahmed H. Elsayed, Saeed A. Bin-Nashwan
December 31, 2021
This book provides a systematic overview of the current trends in research relating to the use of Artificial Intelligence in Islamic Financial Institutions (IFIs), across all Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) countries. Artificial Intelligence and Islamic Finance discusses current and ...
By Khaliq Ahmad
December 31, 2021
This book draws on a range of theoretical foundations, approaches and management practices that are culturally and jurisdictionally appropriate in several Muslim countries. As such, it contributes to an emerging specialism in comparative management and leadership theory that is oriented towards a ...
By Toseef Azid, Umar Burki, Muhammad Junaid Khawaja, Nasim Shah Shirazi, Muhammad Tahir
December 31, 2021
The labour market in Islam is governed by the Islamic laws of fairness, justice and reward that is equivalent to the job done. Most of the literature in the field discusses the normative aspect of the labor market, whereas few attempts can be seen to address more positive aspects. There is a need ...
By Imran Lum
September 29, 2021
This book provides valuable insights into the practical challenges faced by the nascent Islamic finance industry and compares the Australian experience to developments in the UK. It contributes to a greater understanding of how Muslims living as a minority in Australia and the UK negotiate Islamic ...
By Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri, M. Ishaq Bhatti
August 12, 2021
The development of Islamic banking and finance (IBF) previously centred around three regions of the world: the Middle East, Southeast Asia, and South Asia. However, in recent years, this has expanded, as interest in IBF has gained momentum in Australia, the USA, and Europe, especially in the UK. ...
By Mohd Ma'Sum Billah
July 15, 2021
Pricing or benchmarking is a process of evaluating the performance of a financial company’s products and services or systems, against other businesses, considered to be at the top of their field, by applying a measurement of “best in performance.” This book includes contributions from the leading ...
By Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri, Nasir Iqbal
July 01, 2021
Islam encourages business and financial transactions as a way of securing the basic needs for all human beings, but these need to be conducted in accordance with the principles contained in the Qur’ān and Sunnah. However, these legal concepts are not classified subject-wise, and the verses on ...
By Hussain Qadri, M. Ishaq Bhatti
April 01, 2021
This book covers the recent literature concerning Islamic banking and finance (IBF), focuses on the history of IBF since its inception and introduces the latest innovative concepts and practices in the field.The authors cover important topics such as the role of ownership, Shari`ah compliance and ...
By Sara Sánchez Fernández
March 29, 2021
The implementation of new technologies is expected to boost the development of Islamic Finance by increasing accessibility to banking and other financial services in Islamic communities and democratizing access to investment opportunities. At the same time, new technologies will increase financing ...
By M. Kabir Hassan, Aishath Muneeza, Adel M. Sarea
March 08, 2021
It is said that the COVID-19 pandemic has turned back the poverty clock. As such, there is a need to have social mechanisms put in place to provide relief to those who are affected in this regard. Islamic social finance consists of tools and institutions that could be used to alleviate poverty. ...