Thirty Years of Islamic Banking

History, Performance and Prospects

  • Munawar Iqbal
  • Philip Molyneux

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Munawar Iqbal, Philip Molyneux
    Pages 1-3
  3. Munawar Iqbal, Philip Molyneux
    Pages 4-17
  4. Munawar Iqbal, Philip Molyneux
    Pages 18-35
  5. Munawar Iqbal, Philip Molyneux
    Pages 36-71
  6. Munawar Iqbal, Philip Molyneux
    Pages 72-87
  7. Munawar Iqbal, Philip Molyneux
    Pages 88-104
  8. Munawar Iqbal, Philip Molyneux
    Pages 105-122
  9. Munawar Iqbal, Philip Molyneux
    Pages 123-140
  10. Munawar Iqbal, Philip Molyneux
    Pages 141-151
  11. Munawar Iqbal, Philip Molyneux
    Pages 152-156
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 157-190

About this book

Introduction

This text explains how Islamic banking works and what it offers as an alternative model of financial intermediation. Important questions addressed include: Why Islamic banking started and where it is going? Who are the main players at present and whom it will attract in future? What are its strengths and weaknesses? Will Islamic banks survive in highly competitive and globalized financial markets? What are their prospects and potentials? How does the relative performance and efficiency of Islamic banks compare to conventional banks?

Keywords

bank banking Islamic Banking

Authors and affiliations

  • Munawar Iqbal
    • 1
  • Philip Molyneux
    • 2
  1. 1.Islamic Banking and Finance Division Islamic Research and Training InstituteIslamic Development BankJeddahSaudi Arabia
  2. 2.University of WalesBangorUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-230-50322-9
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-52196-8
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-50322-9
  • About this book