Saudi Arabia's Al Rajhi Bank is the largest Islamic bank in the world. The group ventured into the international market by setting up its first overseas branches in Malaysia, where it today operates 23 branches.
Maybank's Islamic banking arm is expanding rapidly and encourages investors to take a look at their expertise. Inside Investor talked to Muzaffar Bin Hisham, CEO of Maybank Islamic and Head Islamic Banking Group.
Islamic institutions around the world should move past sukuk and build a unified platform that promotes the essence of Islamic finance – trading, said the head of Kuwait Finance House (KFH) in Malaysia.
Consumers are steadily gaining more confidence in Islamic investments with the takaful sector, in particular because it is exceeding expectations in terms of performance compared with conventional insurance instruments.
As a leading Malaysian investment banking group, Hwang DBS provides a wide range of specialised investment products. . It also looks for partnerships to GCC investors and plans to increase its Sharia-compliant portfolio.