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CAIRO BOOKS's Description
The recent turbulence in the global financial markets has drawn attention to
an alternative system of financial intermediation: Islamic banking and finance,
which has so far remained on the sidelines of the unrest.
Islamic Finance in a Nutshell is a quick and easy guide to understanding the
fundamentals of Islamic Finance and how the Islamic Financial markets work.
Designed as a quick read for practitioners needing to pick up the basics of the
industry, it will enable readers to understand the differences Islamic and
Starting with the rise of Islamic finance, the book highlights the key areas
which practitioners need to grasp to understand the marketplace including
financial statement analysis, Sharia’a law, making money in the absence of
interest and regulation. The book also provides readers with a basic guide to
Arab terminology and a guide to the top financial institutions within the
This is an ideal guide for anyone with an interest in how these financial
markets work, but who do not want to be bogged down in complex and unnecessary