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  • New_strategic_directions_to_be_formulated_for_Islamic_capital_market_development_in_Maldives_Aishath.pdf.jpg
  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Muneeza, Aishath (2014)

  • The Capital Market Development Authority (CMDA), the Maldivian regulatory authority for the Islamic capital market (ICM), has stared work to formulate the ICM Strategic plan 2015-20. The primary strategies formulated include: enhance the depth of Islamic capital market products and services, strenghten the Capital Market Shariah Advisory Committee.

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  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Naeem Azmi, Choudhari Wajahat; Ramadili Mohd, Shamsher Mohamad; Mohd Rasid, Mohamed Eskandar Shah (2018)

  • This paper examines the flow-performance relationship and the presence of "Smart money effect" in Socially responsible funds (SRFs) and Shariah compliant funds (SCFs). A survivorship bias free sample of 686 funds comprising of 212 SCFs and 474 SRFs were analysed with investment focus in the Asia pacific, Emerging markets, Europe, Global (with no focus to any specific country or region), Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and North America. The findings show that flow-performance relationship is asymmetric for both the funds as the response to positive returns is more as compare to the negative returns for the last/current year as well as the last/current month. There is also a signif...

  • on_building_social_capital_islamic_finance_ng.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Ng, Adam Boon Ka; Ibrahim, Mansor H.; Mirakhor, Abbas (2015)

  • Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to set forth seven broad recommendations and 15 specific initiatives within a four-dimensional framework for the development of social capital in Islamic finance, particularly the stock market, given its role as the first best means of risk sharing. Design/methodology/approach – The four-dimensional framework comprises dimensions of principle and value, trust-reinforcing regulation, investment opportunity and infrastructure, as well as reputational intermediaries. Findings – A web of multi-pronged initiatives that are mutually reinforcing is proposed considering the multifaceted dimensions of social capital and the various possible transmission...

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  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Zada, Najeeb, Lahsasna, Achene & Saleem, Muhammad Yusuf (2016)

  • An effective and universally acceptable legal, regulatory, and insolvency framework for Islamic finance in general and sukuk in particular is currenly lacking. Of particular concern is the question of how a secular court may protect the rights of sukuk holders. East Cameron Partner (ECP) sukuk is an interesting case where many of issues in sukuk insolvencies have been highlighted. The current study is concerned with the background of ECP sukuk issuance, its insolvency, its filing for bankruptcy under Chapter 11 of the United States' Bankruptcy Code and the behaviour of the US bankruptcy court towards the issue of the ownership of the sukuk holders...

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  • Journal article


  • Authors: Nagayev, Ruslan; Disli, Mustafa; Inghelbrecht, Koen; Ng, Adam Boon Ka (2016)

  • This paper investigates whether commodities offer potential diversification benefits for Islamic equity index investors in light of possible financialization of commodity markets. Using MGARCH-DCC and Wavelet Coherence analyses, our findings reveal that correlations between commodity markets and the Dow Jones Islamic Market World Index are time-varying and highly volatile throughout the January 1999 - April 2015 period. A substantial and persistent increase was observed in the return correlations between commodities and Islamic equity at the onset of the 2008 financial crisis. However, trends in the recent two years suggest that this association is heading towards its pre-crisis level...

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  • Newsletter & Bulletin


  • Authors: Nagayev, Ruslan; Disli, Mustafa; Inghelbrecht, Koen; Ng, Adam Boon Ka (2017)

  • Have commodities and equity become a "financialized market of one"? Is such oneness persistent? Do diversification benefits still exist? Evidence behind these enquiries offers important insights for policymakers, governments, traders and investors, and constitutes the main motivation for this paper. To assess the viability of commodities as an alternative asset class for Islamic equity investors, we present evidence on the extent to which returns in commodities and Islamic equity markets move in sync in both time and frequency domains. Our findings reveal that, throughout the January 1999-April 2015 period, correlations between commodities and Islamic equity were highly volatile and t...

  • origination_issuance_marketing.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Ariff, Mohamed; Ramadili Mohd, Shamsher Mohamad (2012)

  • The first Malaysia sukuk as a new Islamic financial debt security was issued as a private sector issue by Shell Company (M) Bhd, and raised RM125 million (US$45 million) in 1990. However, sukuk had been introduced earlier in Saudi Arabia and Pakistan back in the 1980s, but the debut of the 1990 issue was after the institutional development of the market for sukuk in several locations in the Middle East and Southeast Asia, and which is now in major financial centres such as in London and Zurich.

  • performance_islamic_conventional_exchange_traded_funds_malaysia_adam.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Diaw, Abdou; Hassan, Salwana; Ng, Adam Boon Ka (2010)

  • ETFs have attracted many investors as one of the most innovative products of financial engineering. By virtue of the nascent nature of MyETF-DJIM Titan 25 and FBM 30ETF in Malaysia, comparative performance studies are essential during a financial crisis. MyETF is different from FBM 30ETF in terms of investment scope and Shariah governance structure. While MyETF has achieved its objective in tracking its index, FBM 30ETF has failed in this respect. Despite its higher total risk, MyETF performed better than its index. The same applies in the case of FBM 30ETF. Although MyETF has bigger net assets, economies of scale, and better diversification, the performances of the two funds are lack...

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  • PhD


  • Authors: Diaw, Abdou (2011)

  • Current sukuk structures often fall short of adequately meeting the Shariah conscious investors' needs. The objective of this dissertations is, therefore, to address this issue by conceptualizing and operationalizing three innovative models of sukuk. The first proposed model of sukuk is based on the concept of musharakah and is meant for companies and revenue generating infrastructure projects. The model has an incentive-compatible feature by making the share of the issuing entity in the profit positively related to its performance ... Available in physical copy only (Call Number: t HG 4651 D541)

  • portfolio_diversification_benefits_islamic_investors_major_trading_partners_evidence_malaysia_mansur.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Rahim, Adam Mohamed; Mohammed Masih, Abul Mansur (2016)

  • Previous studies have investigated the interdependence of Malaysian stock market with its major trading partners without taking into account the time-varying correlations and different investment horizons of the investors. The main objective of this paper is to make the initial attempt to study the extent to which the Malaysian Shari'ah (Islamic) investors can benefit from portfolio diversification with the Shari'ah indices of their major trading partners (China, Singapore, Japan, United States and Thailand). The relevant time-varying and timescale-dependent techniques such as, Multivariate GARCH-dynamic conditional correlation, the continuous wavelet transform and the maximal overlap...

Browsing by Topic Islamic capital markets

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Showing results 86 to 95 of 151
  • New_strategic_directions_to_be_formulated_for_Islamic_capital_market_development_in_Maldives_Aishath.pdf.jpg
  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Muneeza, Aishath (2014)

  • The Capital Market Development Authority (CMDA), the Maldivian regulatory authority for the Islamic capital market (ICM), has stared work to formulate the ICM Strategic plan 2015-20. The primary strategies formulated include: enhance the depth of Islamic capital market products and services, strenghten the Capital Market Shariah Advisory Committee.

  • Nonfinancial_traits_and_financial_smartness_wajahat_shamsher_eskandar.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Naeem Azmi, Choudhari Wajahat; Ramadili Mohd, Shamsher Mohamad; Mohd Rasid, Mohamed Eskandar Shah (2018)

  • This paper examines the flow-performance relationship and the presence of "Smart money effect" in Socially responsible funds (SRFs) and Shariah compliant funds (SCFs). A survivorship bias free sample of 686 funds comprising of 212 SCFs and 474 SRFs were analysed with investment focus in the Asia pacific, Emerging markets, Europe, Global (with no focus to any specific country or region), Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and North America. The findings show that flow-performance relationship is asymmetric for both the funds as the response to positive returns is more as compare to the negative returns for the last/current year as well as the last/current month. There is also a signif...

  • on_building_social_capital_islamic_finance_ng.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Ng, Adam Boon Ka; Ibrahim, Mansor H.; Mirakhor, Abbas (2015)

  • Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to set forth seven broad recommendations and 15 specific initiatives within a four-dimensional framework for the development of social capital in Islamic finance, particularly the stock market, given its role as the first best means of risk sharing. Design/methodology/approach – The four-dimensional framework comprises dimensions of principle and value, trust-reinforcing regulation, investment opportunity and infrastructure, as well as reputational intermediaries. Findings – A web of multi-pronged initiatives that are mutually reinforcing is proposed considering the multifaceted dimensions of social capital and the various possible transmission...

  • on_sukuk_insolvencies.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Zada, Najeeb, Lahsasna, Achene & Saleem, Muhammad Yusuf (2016)

  • An effective and universally acceptable legal, regulatory, and insolvency framework for Islamic finance in general and sukuk in particular is currenly lacking. Of particular concern is the question of how a secular court may protect the rights of sukuk holders. East Cameron Partner (ECP) sukuk is an interesting case where many of issues in sukuk insolvencies have been highlighted. The current study is concerned with the background of ECP sukuk issuance, its insolvency, its filing for bankruptcy under Chapter 11 of the United States' Bankruptcy Code and the behaviour of the US bankruptcy court towards the issue of the ownership of the sukuk holders...

  • dynamic_links_between_commodities_Islamic_equity_adam.pdf.jpg
  • Journal article


  • Authors: Nagayev, Ruslan; Disli, Mustafa; Inghelbrecht, Koen; Ng, Adam Boon Ka (2016)

  • This paper investigates whether commodities offer potential diversification benefits for Islamic equity index investors in light of possible financialization of commodity markets. Using MGARCH-DCC and Wavelet Coherence analyses, our findings reveal that correlations between commodity markets and the Dow Jones Islamic Market World Index are time-varying and highly volatile throughout the January 1999 - April 2015 period. A substantial and persistent increase was observed in the return correlations between commodities and Islamic equity at the onset of the 2008 financial crisis. However, trends in the recent two years suggest that this association is heading towards its pre-crisis level...

  • IFHubEd5_on_the_dynamic_links_between_commodities_and_Islamic_equities_Ruslan_Mustafa_Koen_Adam.pdf.jpg
  • Newsletter & Bulletin


  • Authors: Nagayev, Ruslan; Disli, Mustafa; Inghelbrecht, Koen; Ng, Adam Boon Ka (2017)

  • Have commodities and equity become a "financialized market of one"? Is such oneness persistent? Do diversification benefits still exist? Evidence behind these enquiries offers important insights for policymakers, governments, traders and investors, and constitutes the main motivation for this paper. To assess the viability of commodities as an alternative asset class for Islamic equity investors, we present evidence on the extent to which returns in commodities and Islamic equity markets move in sync in both time and frequency domains. Our findings reveal that, throughout the January 1999-April 2015 period, correlations between commodities and Islamic equity were highly volatile and t...

  • origination_issuance_marketing.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Ariff, Mohamed; Ramadili Mohd, Shamsher Mohamad (2012)

  • The first Malaysia sukuk as a new Islamic financial debt security was issued as a private sector issue by Shell Company (M) Bhd, and raised RM125 million (US$45 million) in 1990. However, sukuk had been introduced earlier in Saudi Arabia and Pakistan back in the 1980s, but the debut of the 1990 issue was after the institutional development of the market for sukuk in several locations in the Middle East and Southeast Asia, and which is now in major financial centres such as in London and Zurich.

  • performance_islamic_conventional_exchange_traded_funds_malaysia_adam.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Diaw, Abdou; Hassan, Salwana; Ng, Adam Boon Ka (2010)

  • ETFs have attracted many investors as one of the most innovative products of financial engineering. By virtue of the nascent nature of MyETF-DJIM Titan 25 and FBM 30ETF in Malaysia, comparative performance studies are essential during a financial crisis. MyETF is different from FBM 30ETF in terms of investment scope and Shariah governance structure. While MyETF has achieved its objective in tracking its index, FBM 30ETF has failed in this respect. Despite its higher total risk, MyETF performed better than its index. The same applies in the case of FBM 30ETF. Although MyETF has bigger net assets, economies of scale, and better diversification, the performances of the two funds are lack...

  • item.jpg
  • PhD


  • Authors: Diaw, Abdou (2011)

  • Current sukuk structures often fall short of adequately meeting the Shariah conscious investors' needs. The objective of this dissertations is, therefore, to address this issue by conceptualizing and operationalizing three innovative models of sukuk. The first proposed model of sukuk is based on the concept of musharakah and is meant for companies and revenue generating infrastructure projects. The model has an incentive-compatible feature by making the share of the issuing entity in the profit positively related to its performance ... Available in physical copy only (Call Number: t HG 4651 D541)

  • portfolio_diversification_benefits_islamic_investors_major_trading_partners_evidence_malaysia_mansur.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Rahim, Adam Mohamed; Mohammed Masih, Abul Mansur (2016)

  • Previous studies have investigated the interdependence of Malaysian stock market with its major trading partners without taking into account the time-varying correlations and different investment horizons of the investors. The main objective of this paper is to make the initial attempt to study the extent to which the Malaysian Shari'ah (Islamic) investors can benefit from portfolio diversification with the Shari'ah indices of their major trading partners (China, Singapore, Japan, United States and Thailand). The relevant time-varying and timescale-dependent techniques such as, Multivariate GARCH-dynamic conditional correlation, the continuous wavelet transform and the maximal overlap...