Mosques-The Centre Of Akhuwat Transactions

Akhuwat Journey Of Akhuwat-From Ten Thousand to One Billion After the success of Akhuwat, what with its use of mosques for disbursement of loans, some people believe that this use of religious places itself has lead to the organization’s phenomenal success simply owing to the fact that a promise made in a mosque is sacred […]

Islamic (Micro)Finance: Culture, Context, Promise, Challenges Financial Services For The Poor

  Islamic (Micro)Finance: Culture, Context, Promise, Challenges Financial Services For The Poor Author: Bridget Kustin (bkustin2@jhu.edu)   Unless otherwise attributed, all material, including photographs, is drawn from field research conducted between 2010-2014 in urban and rural Bangladesh and in Pakistan, with the support of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, the UC Irvine Institute […]

Global Financial Inclusion Islamic Finance Meets The Challenge

Insights GLOBAL FINANCIAL INCLUSION ISLAMIC FINANCE MEETS THE CHALLENGE   As access to financial services remains a major challenge in some parts of the world, financial inclusion has become a key policy objective for many governments and central banks across the globe. In their efforts to improve financial inclusion, policymakers may consider Islamic finance as a […]

Islamic Finance Bulletin

Islamic Finance Bulletin   February 2014    Gulf One Lancaster Centre For Economic Research From the Editor Half-way through the first quarter of this year, markets across the world had swung both ways, profoundly unsure still of the strength of global economy recovery. How the US Federal Reserve in particular would react, having begun to […]

3rd Global Islamic Microfinance Forum

3rd Global Islamic MIcrofinance Forum     Islamic Microfinance – An incredible tool for poverty alleviate About Islamic Microfinance Microfinance has emerged as an important instrument to help a large number of “Unbankable” members of society, as a tool to help reduce poverty and encourage economic growth in neglected parts of the world. However, time […]

International Conference On Islamic Microfinance Conference

International Conference on Islamic Microfinance Conference International Conference on Islamic Microfinance Conference        on<ZConf th June, 2 13t Microfinance is considered to be a panacea against poverty. It is being used to fight out poverty in each country and region with different demographics. Many regions have tailor made Microfinance programs to suit their own needs, […]

State Of Microfinance In Pakistan

State of Microfinance in Pakistan   Disclaimer Any opinions expressed and policy suggestions proposed in the document are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the views of Institute of Microfinance (InM). The report also does not represent the official stand of the Government of the countries studied.   List of abbreviations ADB Asian […]