Friday, January 19, 2018


Islamic finance

Morocco: start today participatory banks

Moroccans can now open an account in an Islamic bank. Bank Al-Maghrib gave his visa on Tuesday for opening accounts ...

Morocco: Bank Assafa launches its institutional communication campaign

Bank Assafa, the new participating bank of the Attijariwafa Bank Group, has just announced the launch of its institutional communication campaign. Bank Assafa who has ...

Justice: the mayor of Nice has banned an Islamic finance sign

It's an unprecedented decision. The administrative court of Nice validated Thursday the request of the mayor who wanted to prohibit the affixing of two illuminated signs with the ...

Islamic Finance: Fitch Expects Higher Deposits in Morocco

The deposits that will be collected by the participating banks in Morocco could increase from 5 to 10%, according to the forecasts of ...

The Gambia opts for Islamic finance to propel the private sector

The Islamic Private Sector Development Corporation (SID), a private subsidiary of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), has just granted five million ...

Islamic finance, a potential for Senegalese banks

By Ablaye Modou Ndiaye and Amadjiguene Ndoye Organized by the APBEFS (Professional Association of Banks and Financial Institutions of Senegal), the 2e edition of "days ...

Kenya paves the way for Islamic finance

The Kenyan government has unveiled a set of initiatives to develop Islamic finance in the country. Initiatives that fall within the framework of ...

Islamic Finance: IMF calls for more caution

After long praising Islamic finance, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) warns today about some risks to the financial stability of ...

Ethiopia embarks on Islamic finance

The Ethiopian Central Bank wants to develop Islamic finance to improve the financial inclusion of the country's people. It is within the framework of the efforts of ...

Ivory Coast: Afriland First Bank and IDB Join Forces to Promote Islamic Finance

The Islamic Society for Private Sector Development (ICD), the arm of the private sector of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), in partnership ...

BCEAO accelerates on Islamic finance

The BCEAO (Central Bank of West African States) will implement "the regulatory text on Islamic finance" in ...

MOROCCO: The International University of Casablanca (UIC) acquires an Executive MBA in Finance ...

By Ndeye Maguette Kebe The International University of Casablanca (UIC) has launched an Executive MBA in Islamic Finance in partnership with the Al Maali Institute, It's Still in ...

Islamic Finance: Great success of Senegal's second Sukuk

Launched the June 20 2016, the second Sukuk issued by the Senegalese state was seeking 150 billion CFA francs (228,6 million) in the market ...

Mostafa Belkhayate: How Africa needs Islamic finance (video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NACweXxSGso Mostafa Belkhayate est un africain des deux rives du Sahara. Marocain né à El Jadida en 1960, il s'est initié tout jeune aux maths...