Islamic Banking and Finance: An Integrative Approach

Islamic Banking and Finance: An Integrative Approach

By: Zubair Hasan (author)Paperback

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The book aims to meet the needs of undergraduate students studying business and economics, though parts of it may be useful to guide students further along the learning curve. Apart from students, the book can also be used by professionals to refresh and update their knowledge and understanding on the subject, to help them carry out their responsibilities more efficiently. This book provides a comprehensive presentation of topics, including the theoretical foundations, financial instruments, banking operations, risk management, takaful, and issues relating to the law, regulation and governance. It integrates mainstream and Islamic perspectives to provide students with real-world financial structures and examples.

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About Author

Prof Dr Zubair Hasan is an economist and acclaimed author who has taught in the University of Delhi, and the International Islamic University of Malaysia. He joined INCEIF, the Global University of Education in Islamic Finance, as a Professor of Islamic Economics and Finance in 2008. He has published numerous articles, commentaries and book reviews in academic journals of repute on topics in economics and finance. In recognition of his numerous contributions, Prof. Dr. Hasan was awarded the prestigious Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Prize in Islamic Economics in 2009.

Contents

PREFACE ; STRUCTURE OF THE BOOK ; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS ; CONTENTS ; CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION TO ISLAMIC FINANCE ; 1.1 WHAT IS FINANCE? ; 1.2 THE SIGNIFICANCE OF FINANCE IN MODERN ECONOMIES ; 1.3 MONEY AND ECONOMIES ; 1.4 MONEY AND PRICES ; 1.5 ISLAMIC APPROACH TO FINANCE ; 1.6 WHY BAN INTEREST? ; 1.7 OVERVIEW: THE ORIGIN AND EVOLUTION OF ISLAMIC FINANCE ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 2: MONEY CREATION AND CONTROL ; 2.1 WHAT WORKS AS MONEY? ; 2.2 MONEY SUPPLY: THE PRINCIPLES ; 2.3 METHODS OF NOTE ISSUE ; 2.4 FISCAL POLICY AND MONEY SUPPLY ; 2.5 CREDIT (MONEY) CREATION BY BANKS ; 2.6 CENTRAL BANKS AND CREDIT CONTROL ; 2.7 THE AILMENT AND THE CURE ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 3: VALUE OF MONEY AND SOCIETY ; 3.1 BACKGROUND ; 3.2 INFLATION ; 3.3 DEFLATION ; 3.4 ISLAM AND CYCLICAL FLUCTUATIONS ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 4: ISLAMIC FINANCE - THE BASICS ; 4.1 ISLAMIC FINANCE: WHY AND FOR WHOM? ; 4.2 OBJECTIVES AND PRINCIPLES OF ISLAMIC FINANCE ; 4.3 INTERNATIONALIZATION ; 4.4 THE PERFORMANCE OF ISLAMIC BANKS ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 5: DIRECT MODES OF ISLAMIC FINANCE ; 5.1 CONTRACTS AND INSTRUMENTS ; 5.2 PARTICIPATORY MODES ; 5.3 ISLAMIC REQUIREMENTS ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 6: INDIRECT MODES OF FINANCE ; 6.1 DIRECT AND INDIRECT MODES ; 6.2 MURABAHAH ; 6.3 LEASING OR IJARAH ; 6.4 SALAM ; 6.5 ISTISNA'A ; 6.6 COMBINING MODES ; 6.7 THE BBA STRUCTURE ; 6.8 TAWARRUQ ; 6.9 BENEVOLENT LOAN (QARD HASAN) ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 7: INVESTMENT SUKUK - ISLAMIC BONDS ; 7.1 THE ORIGIN AND MEANING OF SUKUK ; 7.2 BONDS, EQUITY SHARES AND SUKUK ; 7.3 STRUCTURING THE SUKUK ; 7.4 SUKUK ACROSS COUNTRIES ; 7.5 BENCHMARKING ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 8: MODES OF SHORT-TERM FINANCING ; 8.1 FINANCIAL MARKETS - INTRODUCTION ; 8.2 FINANCIAL INTERMEDIATION ; 8.3 TYPES OF FINANCIAL MARKET AND THEIR ROLE ; 8.4 THE ISLAMIC MONEY MARKET ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 9: LONG-TERM FINANCING: CAPITAL MARKETS ; 9.1 ISLAM AND CAPITAL MARKETS ; 9.2 STOCK MARKETS ; 9.3 INSTRUMENTS FOR INVESTMENT ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 10: RISK MANAGEMENT ; 10.1 RISK PROFIT AND FINANCE ; 10.2 ISLAM AND FINANCIAL RISKS ; 10.3 RISK EXPOSURE AND MANAGEMENT ; 10.4 RISK MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 11: TAKAFUL - ISLAMIC INSURANCE ; 11.1 INSURANCE: CONCEPTS AND EVOLUTION ; 11.2 BASIC PRINCIPLES ; 11.3 ISLAM AND INSURANCE ; 11.4 TAKAFUL CONTRACTS AND MODELS ; 11.5 FINANCE RISK VALUATION ; 11.6 RE-TAKAFUL ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; CHAPTER 12: LAW, REGULATION AND GOVERNANCE ; 12.1 DOMINANCE OF DIVERSITY ; 12.2 REGULATIONS: NEED COMPLEXITY AND PROGRESS ; 12.3 THE BASEL ACCORDS ; 12.4 GOVERNANCE OF ISLAMIC FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS (IFIS) ; SUMMARY ; GLOSSARY ; KEY CONCEPTS ; CASE STUDIES ; TEST QUESTIONS ; WEB EXERCISE ; WHAT NEXT? ; INDEX

Product Details

  • publication date: 06/02/2014
  • ISBN13: 9789834710453
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 352
  • ID: 9789834710453
  • weight: 824
  • ISBN10: 9834710453

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