Corporate Governance in Islamic Banks

  • Nafis Alam
  • Lokesh Gupta
  • Bala Shanmugam
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Abstract

Corporate governance (CG) refers to methods by which a corporation is directed, administered or controlled. CG is important to all corporations, and especially to Islamic banks, as these institutions have a moral dimension to their commercial transactions. The chapter discusses the challenges in CG implementation in Islamic banking using Malaysia as a case study. The chapter further proposes how standardization can be achieved in Islamic banking through better CG model.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nafis Alam
    • 1
  • Lokesh Gupta
    • 2
  • Bala Shanmugam
    • 3
  1. 1.University of Reading MalaysiaJohor BahruMalaysia
  2. 2.RM ApplicationsKuala LumpurMalaysia
  3. 3.Federation University MalaysiaPetaling JayaMalaysia

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