IMF study concludes that Shari`ah-Compliant Banks showed “Stronger Resilience” to the Financial Crisis – Straight Ethical Advisory Blog Islamic banks fared differently from conventional banks during global crisis Weaknesses in risk management hurt Islamic bank profitability in 2009 Crisis revealed important regulatory and supervisory challenges A new IMF study compares the performance of Islamic banks [...]
Image by ~ Phil Moore via Flickr Making the most of student life – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad Cambridge – 10 Oct 2010 – 10 mins In this short talk, delivered on the occasion of a welcoming dinner hosted by the Cambridge University Islamic Society for new students, Sheikh Abdal Hakim offers some thoughts on [...]
During a recent a trip to New York, Sh. Faraz Rabbani delivered a one-day seminar on “Islamic Law: How Shariah is Derived and Applied”, at ICNYU. We asked one attendee and SeekersGuidance supporter, Br. Ibrahim Long (www.ibrahimlong.com), for his thoughts on the seminar. “For those who don’t know him, Shaykh Faraz is one of the most approachable [...]
Are you lonesome tonight? by Novid Shaid, 2003 Are you lonesome tonight? Are you friendless tonight? Is your world fractured apart? Has your love turned and fled? Has your loyal heart bled? It’s not worth living, apart. Shall I show you a friend? Recommend you a friend? Your woes, His love will consume And His [...]
Interview with a Productive Muslim: Shaykh Faraz Rabbani ProductiveMuslim.com is pleased to present to you an interview with a very ultra-Productive Muslim – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani. Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a researcher and teacher of the Islamic sciences, specializing in Islamic Law. He is the Educational Director of SeekersGuidance, and a partner and legal advisor with StraightWay Ethical Advisory. [...]
Career Options In Islamic Banking And Finance – Ethica Institute A webinar recording on Islamic Finance courtesy of Ethica Institute. A transcript of the audio is also available. Ethica Institute also offer a variety of online resources and learning opportunities in the growing field of Islamic finance. “If you are seeking a solid, Shariah-grounded Islamic [...]
Zaytuna College October 2010 Update – Imam Zaid Shakir A glimpse into the student life of the new Zaytuna College. Imam Zaid Shakir delivers an update on the latest happenings at Zaytuna College for the month of October.