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  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Aishath Muneeza (2019)

  • Amana Takaful Maldives (Amana Takaful) held its eighth annual general meeting (AGM) on the 28th April 2019 in the Republic of Maldives. During the meeting, the minutes of the 2018 AGM were adopted and the annual report of the board of directors on the affairs of the company for the year ended the 31st December 2018 and the report of the auditors were passed, among other things.

  • amana_takaful_pays_dividend_aishath.pdf.jpg
  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Muneeza, Aishath (2017)

  • Amana Takaful Maldives (Amana Takaful) has announced its interim dividend payment to its shareholders for the year 2017 based on its commendable performance. Amana Takaful reported a profit of MVR4.8 million (US$307,625) in the first seven months, ending July 2017, compared to a growth of 21% over the same period in 2016. In addition, gross written premiums worth MVR80 million (US$5.13 million) were recorded, showing a notable growth with higher volumes in the leading classes.

  • analysis_of_cost_efficiency_malaysian_takaful_industry_soal_obiya.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Ismail, Norashikin; Alhabshi, Syed Othman; Bacha, Obiyathulla Ismath (2012)

  • Efficiency of financial institution has become an important part of insurance literature. This study aims to evaluate the performance in term of cost efficiency for takaful and insurance firms in Malaysia. A sample of 18 firms consisting of 7 takaful operators and 11 conventional insurers are chosen from the period 2004 to 2009. The cost efficiency score for each firm are obtained using input oriented DEA model. A Kruskal Wallis and Mann Whitney test are employed to examine any significant difference in cost efficiency between Takaful industry and insurance industry. The main findings indicate a significant difference in cost efficiency between takaful and insurance industries. The av...

  • Applications_of_Malaysia_Deposit_Insurance_Corporation_(MDIC)_to_takaful operators_Nurdianawati_Fares.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Nurdianawati Irwani Abdullah; Fares Djafri (2012)

  • The global takaful market is estimated by market analysts to reach a premium of U.S. $ 12.5 billion by 2015. Malaysia is considered the second largest takaful in the world with total asset of US$ 3.2 billion. One of the new innovations of takaful and insurance in Malaysia is Perbadanan Insurance Deposit Malaysia (PIDM) which is also known internationally as the Malaysia Deposit Insurance Corporation (MDIC). The role of MDIC is to provide protection to owners of takaful certificate and to ensure the stability and confidence in the market by protecting policy holder (takaful certificate). Therefore, this study investigates the extent to which MDIC is relevant to takaful operators. Perso...

  • 2011_june_23_assesing_the_growth_takaful_potential_23_june_2011_alhabshi.pdf.jpg
  • Academic Presentation


  • Authors: Alhabshi, Syed Othman (2011-06-23)

  • The term "Family Takaful" means "guarantee the family" which is more apt than the term "Life insurance", simply because no one can guarantee his own life, what more other people's life. What an individual participates in when he takes up a family takaful is to ensure that when he is indisposed, his immediate family will receive the benefits of the takaful that he has participated in. The benefits will be in three different forms, the accumulated contribution that he has made over the years, the profit that the accumulated contributions have earned and the takaful coverage that he has pledged to participate in.

  • building_critical_awareness_opportunities_Islamic_finance_ezamshah.pdf.jpg
  • Academic Presentation


  • Authors: Ismail, Ezamshah (2015)

  • Risk is a major component of our environment; human beings are surrounded by innumerable risks from birth to death; humans learned to improve after experiencing misfortunes; quest for security evolved since the dawn of man’s existence. In Islamic jurisprudence, the legal maxim “al-ghorm bil ghonm“ or “no reward without risk“ holds true.

  • Challenges_facing_the_development_of_takaful_industry_in_Bangladesh_and_Indonesia_Aishath.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Saeeda Lubaba; Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad; Aishath Muneeza (2022)

  • Takaful is the Islamic version of insurance, and the size of global takaful industry is about USD$51 billion in 2019. Limited studies have been conducted on the development of takaful sector in Bangladesh and Indonesia using a comparative approach. As such, this review aims at investigating the challenges facing the development of takaful industry in these two countries. Primary sources such as laws and regulations, and the secondary sources such as scholarly articles and books on the subject matter were reviewed to derive conclusions. This review concludes that efficiency of takaful in both countries depend on some common factors, such as having a proper and sophisticated regulatory ...

  • development_of_the_takaful_industry_in_malaysia.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Ismail, Ezamshah (2017)

  • Although the takaful industry in Malaysia, as seen today, may be deemed to have attained its major features only from 1984 onwards, the industry has a longer history which dates back to the 1970s (excluding the time insurance was already distinguishable in the country). Over this period, certain important political, economic, and social developments that took place must be taken into account ... Available in physical copy only (Call Number: HG 3368 A6 I82Mo)

Browsing by Topic Takaful

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  • amana_takaful_maldives_aishath.pdf.jpg
  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Aishath Muneeza (2019)

  • Amana Takaful Maldives (Amana Takaful) held its eighth annual general meeting (AGM) on the 28th April 2019 in the Republic of Maldives. During the meeting, the minutes of the 2018 AGM were adopted and the annual report of the board of directors on the affairs of the company for the year ended the 31st December 2018 and the report of the auditors were passed, among other things.

  • amana_takaful_pays_dividend_aishath.pdf.jpg
  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Muneeza, Aishath (2017)

  • Amana Takaful Maldives (Amana Takaful) has announced its interim dividend payment to its shareholders for the year 2017 based on its commendable performance. Amana Takaful reported a profit of MVR4.8 million (US$307,625) in the first seven months, ending July 2017, compared to a growth of 21% over the same period in 2016. In addition, gross written premiums worth MVR80 million (US$5.13 million) were recorded, showing a notable growth with higher volumes in the leading classes.

  • analysis_of_cost_efficiency_malaysian_takaful_industry_soal_obiya.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Ismail, Norashikin; Alhabshi, Syed Othman; Bacha, Obiyathulla Ismath (2012)

  • Efficiency of financial institution has become an important part of insurance literature. This study aims to evaluate the performance in term of cost efficiency for takaful and insurance firms in Malaysia. A sample of 18 firms consisting of 7 takaful operators and 11 conventional insurers are chosen from the period 2004 to 2009. The cost efficiency score for each firm are obtained using input oriented DEA model. A Kruskal Wallis and Mann Whitney test are employed to examine any significant difference in cost efficiency between Takaful industry and insurance industry. The main findings indicate a significant difference in cost efficiency between takaful and insurance industries. The av...

  • Applications_of_Malaysia_Deposit_Insurance_Corporation_(MDIC)_to_takaful operators_Nurdianawati_Fares.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Nurdianawati Irwani Abdullah; Fares Djafri (2012)

  • The global takaful market is estimated by market analysts to reach a premium of U.S. $ 12.5 billion by 2015. Malaysia is considered the second largest takaful in the world with total asset of US$ 3.2 billion. One of the new innovations of takaful and insurance in Malaysia is Perbadanan Insurance Deposit Malaysia (PIDM) which is also known internationally as the Malaysia Deposit Insurance Corporation (MDIC). The role of MDIC is to provide protection to owners of takaful certificate and to ensure the stability and confidence in the market by protecting policy holder (takaful certificate). Therefore, this study investigates the extent to which MDIC is relevant to takaful operators. Perso...

  • 2011_june_23_assesing_the_growth_takaful_potential_23_june_2011_alhabshi.pdf.jpg
  • Academic Presentation


  • Authors: Alhabshi, Syed Othman (2011-06-23)

  • The term "Family Takaful" means "guarantee the family" which is more apt than the term "Life insurance", simply because no one can guarantee his own life, what more other people's life. What an individual participates in when he takes up a family takaful is to ensure that when he is indisposed, his immediate family will receive the benefits of the takaful that he has participated in. The benefits will be in three different forms, the accumulated contribution that he has made over the years, the profit that the accumulated contributions have earned and the takaful coverage that he has pledged to participate in.

  • building_critical_awareness_opportunities_Islamic_finance_ezamshah.pdf.jpg
  • Academic Presentation


  • Authors: Ismail, Ezamshah (2015)

  • Risk is a major component of our environment; human beings are surrounded by innumerable risks from birth to death; humans learned to improve after experiencing misfortunes; quest for security evolved since the dawn of man’s existence. In Islamic jurisprudence, the legal maxim “al-ghorm bil ghonm“ or “no reward without risk“ holds true.

  • Challenges_facing_the_development_of_takaful_industry_in_Bangladesh_and_Indonesia_Aishath.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Saeeda Lubaba; Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad; Aishath Muneeza (2022)

  • Takaful is the Islamic version of insurance, and the size of global takaful industry is about USD$51 billion in 2019. Limited studies have been conducted on the development of takaful sector in Bangladesh and Indonesia using a comparative approach. As such, this review aims at investigating the challenges facing the development of takaful industry in these two countries. Primary sources such as laws and regulations, and the secondary sources such as scholarly articles and books on the subject matter were reviewed to derive conclusions. This review concludes that efficiency of takaful in both countries depend on some common factors, such as having a proper and sophisticated regulatory ...

  • development_of_the_takaful_industry_in_malaysia.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Ismail, Ezamshah (2017)

  • Although the takaful industry in Malaysia, as seen today, may be deemed to have attained its major features only from 1984 onwards, the industry has a longer history which dates back to the 1970s (excluding the time insurance was already distinguishable in the country). Over this period, certain important political, economic, and social developments that took place must be taken into account ... Available in physical copy only (Call Number: HG 3368 A6 I82Mo)