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  • heads_we_win_tails_you_lose_is_there_equity_in_Islamic_equity_funds_obiya.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Mustaffa Kamil, Nazrol Kamil; Alhabshi, Syed Othman; Bacha, Obiyathulla Ismath; Mohammed Masih, Abul Mansur (2014)

  • We made the first estimate of the proportion of fund alpha statistically attributable to luck rather than skill for a sample of Malaysian Islamic equity funds. Broadly, the funds do not outperform market benchmarks. In the limited instances where performance is superior, based on a contemporary methodology, as much as 47% of the observed positive fund alpha is statistically attributable to luck. Thus, at 5% significance level, we find only 1.95% of our funds to be genuinely skilled. Our findings raise questions regarding the equitability of these funds levying fixed fees, making a case for potential innovation in fund remuneration structure.

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  • Authors: Mohd Hodori, Muhammad 'Arif (2017)

  • Herding behaviour refers to an alignment of thoughts or behaviours of individuals in a group. In the case of capital market, it has been studied by several researchers such as Chang et al. (2000) and (Gavriilidis et al., 2015). Being a multicultural and multiracial country, and one of the main markets for the Islamic capital market, Malaysia provides a conducive landscape for the study of herding behaviour. The main motive for conducting this study is to investigate the presence of herding behaviour in Malaysia's religious holiday period, it's characteristic in reference to all securities and shariah-compliant securities ...

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  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Wilson, Rodney (2009)

  • Islamic capital market products have developed enormously in recent years, with seven major types of sukuk and issuance in four currencies and by ten countries. Much has been achieved since 2000 and many lessons have been learnt. The industry has not suffered the types of setbacks experienced by conventional asset-backed securities, many of which, following the subprime debacle, are now worthless. Yet those involves in sukuk issuance cannot afford to be complacement, as there are many unresolved issues. The aim here is to consider these issues and assess where the industry is going

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  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Muneeza, Aishath (2018)

  • The Maldives Capital Market Strategic Plan 2015-19 (the Plan) has 10 programs out of which Program 4 specifically deals with developing Islamic capital market products. The strategic priority for Program 4 is broadening access to finance and investment opportunities. The overview of Program 4 states that the Plan aims to promote more investable products to investors of various preferences. Equity, debt, investment funds, private equity and venture capital funds are to be introduced in the form of conventional products and/or Shariah compliant products. As part of the development activities of the authorities, developing Shariah compliant products will be a high priority during the nex...

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  • Newsletter & Bulletin


  • Authors: Haneef, Rafe (2017)

  • The imminent intergenerational wealth transfer from Baby Boomers to their heirs who are members of Generation Y, the Millennials, and Generation Z means that the financial institution that ignores ESG in its operations and financing does so at the risk of ignoring what matters to the bulk of its future customers. These emerging generations have made no secret of their preference that their assets generate social benefits and positively impact the environment in addition to yielding the expected financial benefits.

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  • Book


  • Authors: Bacha, Obiyathulla Ismath (2011)

  • This guide provides an overview of capital markets. It describes the many roles played by the capital market in modern economies. A description of the main components and instruments traded within are described.

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  • PhD


  • Authors: Mohd Jaapar, Asmah (2018)

  • The changes in equity index composition have a dual impact, first, to the constituent stocks that make up the index and second, to the index funds that track the index. This study investigates the index effect at constituent stocks level and index funds level using Shari'ah blue-chip indices and their corresponding i-ETFs. The findings of this study provide a new evidence on price discovery contrary to index effect reported in conventional index studies. Specifically, the study discovers the index effect in an opposite direction, i.e., additions suffered negative abnormal returns while deletions gained positive abnormal returns around index revision period. Available in physical copy ...

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  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Abdullah, Ahmad Monir; Saiti, Buerhan; Mohammed Masih, Abul Mansur (2016)

  • This paper is the first attempt at testing the "time-varying" and "time-scale dependent" volatilities of and correlations between the selected Islamic stock indices of South East Asian countries and selected commodities for enhancing portfolio diversification benefits. Consistent with the results of our VECM, our analysis based on the application of the recent wavelet technique MODWT, indicates that the Singapore Islamic index is leading the other Islamic indices and the commodities. From the point of view of portfolio diversification benefits, based on the extent of dynamic correlations between variables, our results suggest that an investor should be aware that the Philippine Islami...

  • The_impact_of_delisting_Shariah_compliant_stocks_on_Islamic_investments_Saiful.pdf.jpg
  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Rosly, Saiful Azhar (2018)

  • Islamic investments as a critical component of the Halal supply chain received considerable attention in the global financial market when the Dow Jones Islamic market Index (DJIM) was established in 1999, followed by Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE), Standard and Poor (S&P) and others. Malaysia took global leadership in the construction of Shariah Indices in 1999 and launched the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Emas Shariah Index in 2007. One fundamental feature of the Shariah Indices is the screening process before the stock can be identified as Shariah compliant. The screening methodology differs to some degree among the major Shariah stock indices but essentially settle to affirm consensu...

  • incentive_compatible_sukuk_musharakah_private_sector_funding_ahcene_obiyathulla.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Diaw, Abdou; Bacha, Obiyathulla Ismath; Lahsasna, Ahcene (2012)

  • Despite the huge potential on both the demand and supply sides of the sukuk market, the current sukukstructures fall short of adequately meeting the market’s needs as the Shari'ah compliance of many of them and/or their economic efficiency are questionable. Even though partnership-based sukuk are claimed to reflect the true spirit of Islamic finance, their underuse as a financing instrument is a notable fact. Such a situation, if not addressed, will impede the development of the sukuk market in the future. This paper proposes an innovative sukuk musharakah model for consideration by companies and revenue generating infrastructure projects. The model has an incentive-compatible feature...

Browsing by Topic Islamic capital markets

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Showing results 55 to 64 of 151
  • heads_we_win_tails_you_lose_is_there_equity_in_Islamic_equity_funds_obiya.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Mustaffa Kamil, Nazrol Kamil; Alhabshi, Syed Othman; Bacha, Obiyathulla Ismath; Mohammed Masih, Abul Mansur (2014)

  • We made the first estimate of the proportion of fund alpha statistically attributable to luck rather than skill for a sample of Malaysian Islamic equity funds. Broadly, the funds do not outperform market benchmarks. In the limited instances where performance is superior, based on a contemporary methodology, as much as 47% of the observed positive fund alpha is statistically attributable to luck. Thus, at 5% significance level, we find only 1.95% of our funds to be genuinely skilled. Our findings raise questions regarding the equitability of these funds levying fixed fees, making a case for potential innovation in fund remuneration structure.

  • item.jpg
  • Master


  • Authors: Mohd Hodori, Muhammad 'Arif (2017)

  • Herding behaviour refers to an alignment of thoughts or behaviours of individuals in a group. In the case of capital market, it has been studied by several researchers such as Chang et al. (2000) and (Gavriilidis et al., 2015). Being a multicultural and multiracial country, and one of the main markets for the Islamic capital market, Malaysia provides a conducive landscape for the study of herding behaviour. The main motive for conducting this study is to investigate the presence of herding behaviour in Malaysia's religious holiday period, it's characteristic in reference to all securities and shariah-compliant securities ...

  • how expansive are frontier_rodney.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Wilson, Rodney (2009)

  • Islamic capital market products have developed enormously in recent years, with seven major types of sukuk and issuance in four currencies and by ten countries. Much has been achieved since 2000 and many lessons have been learnt. The industry has not suffered the types of setbacks experienced by conventional asset-backed securities, many of which, following the subprime debacle, are now worthless. Yet those involves in sukuk issuance cannot afford to be complacement, as there are many unresolved issues. The aim here is to consider these issues and assess where the industry is going

  • how_far_maldives_progressed_achieving_islamic_capital_market_Aishath.PDF.jpg
  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Muneeza, Aishath (2018)

  • The Maldives Capital Market Strategic Plan 2015-19 (the Plan) has 10 programs out of which Program 4 specifically deals with developing Islamic capital market products. The strategic priority for Program 4 is broadening access to finance and investment opportunities. The overview of Program 4 states that the Plan aims to promote more investable products to investors of various preferences. Equity, debt, investment funds, private equity and venture capital funds are to be introduced in the form of conventional products and/or Shariah compliant products. As part of the development activities of the authorities, developing Shariah compliant products will be a high priority during the nex...

  • IFHubEd7_how_sukuk_can_play_role_drive_growth_sustainable_responsible_investment_rafe.pdf.jpg
  • Newsletter & Bulletin


  • Authors: Haneef, Rafe (2017)

  • The imminent intergenerational wealth transfer from Baby Boomers to their heirs who are members of Generation Y, the Millennials, and Generation Z means that the financial institution that ignores ESG in its operations and financing does so at the risk of ignoring what matters to the bulk of its future customers. These emerging generations have made no secret of their preference that their assets generate social benefits and positively impact the environment in addition to yielding the expected financial benefits.

  • IB1006_islamic capital markets.pdf.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Bacha, Obiyathulla Ismath (2011)

  • This guide provides an overview of capital markets. It describes the many roles played by the capital market in modern economies. A description of the main components and instruments traded within are described.

  • item.jpg
  • PhD


  • Authors: Mohd Jaapar, Asmah (2018)

  • The changes in equity index composition have a dual impact, first, to the constituent stocks that make up the index and second, to the index funds that track the index. This study investigates the index effect at constituent stocks level and index funds level using Shari'ah blue-chip indices and their corresponding i-ETFs. The findings of this study provide a new evidence on price discovery contrary to index effect reported in conventional index studies. Specifically, the study discovers the index effect in an opposite direction, i.e., additions suffered negative abnormal returns while deletions gained positive abnormal returns around index revision period. Available in physical copy ...

  • impact_of_crude_oil_price_on_Islamic_stock_indices_monir_buerhan_mansur.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Abdullah, Ahmad Monir; Saiti, Buerhan; Mohammed Masih, Abul Mansur (2016)

  • This paper is the first attempt at testing the "time-varying" and "time-scale dependent" volatilities of and correlations between the selected Islamic stock indices of South East Asian countries and selected commodities for enhancing portfolio diversification benefits. Consistent with the results of our VECM, our analysis based on the application of the recent wavelet technique MODWT, indicates that the Singapore Islamic index is leading the other Islamic indices and the commodities. From the point of view of portfolio diversification benefits, based on the extent of dynamic correlations between variables, our results suggest that an investor should be aware that the Philippine Islami...

  • The_impact_of_delisting_Shariah_compliant_stocks_on_Islamic_investments_Saiful.pdf.jpg
  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Rosly, Saiful Azhar (2018)

  • Islamic investments as a critical component of the Halal supply chain received considerable attention in the global financial market when the Dow Jones Islamic market Index (DJIM) was established in 1999, followed by Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE), Standard and Poor (S&P) and others. Malaysia took global leadership in the construction of Shariah Indices in 1999 and launched the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Emas Shariah Index in 2007. One fundamental feature of the Shariah Indices is the screening process before the stock can be identified as Shariah compliant. The screening methodology differs to some degree among the major Shariah stock indices but essentially settle to affirm consensu...

  • incentive_compatible_sukuk_musharakah_private_sector_funding_ahcene_obiyathulla.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Diaw, Abdou; Bacha, Obiyathulla Ismath; Lahsasna, Ahcene (2012)

  • Despite the huge potential on both the demand and supply sides of the sukuk market, the current sukukstructures fall short of adequately meeting the market’s needs as the Shari'ah compliance of many of them and/or their economic efficiency are questionable. Even though partnership-based sukuk are claimed to reflect the true spirit of Islamic finance, their underuse as a financing instrument is a notable fact. Such a situation, if not addressed, will impede the development of the sukuk market in the future. This paper proposes an innovative sukuk musharakah model for consideration by companies and revenue generating infrastructure projects. The model has an incentive-compatible feature...