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Alliance Islamic Bank offers RM400 mln financing to help SMEs succeed in Halal sector
Alliance Islamic Bank Bhd (AIS) is providing RM400 million shariah-compliant financing this year through its Halal in One (HIO) programme, a halal ecosystem that offers financial and non-financial support to help business owners grow and succeed in the halal space.
04 Nov 2022Read more
MARC Ratings affirms investment manager rating of IMR-2 on Kenanga Investors and Kenanga Islamic Investors - 20221101
MARC Ratings has affirmed its investment manager rating (IMR) of IMR-2 on Kenanga Investors Berhad (KIB) and KIB's wholly-owned subsidiary Kenanga Islamic Investors Berhad (KIIB).
02 Nov 2022Read more
Cagamas concludes issuances of RM3.3bil worth of bonds, sukuk
Cagamas Bhd has successfully concluded the issuances of RM3.3 billion worth of bonds and sukuk from both domestic and international markets, ahead of expected further monetary policies tightening by the US Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) and Bank Negara Malaysia's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meetings this week.
02 Nov 2022Read more
Sultan Nazrin: Malaysia's Islamic finance industry well placed to continue to innovate in ESG space
Islamic finance can contribute in addressing the challenges faced by the conventional environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing space, said Sultan of Perak Sultan Nazrin Shah.
31 Oct 2022Read more
Cagamas pushes for affordable green homes
In response to climate change and the call for a more sustainable world, national mortgage corporation Cagamas Bhd is urging property developers to build more green or energy-efficient homes for the market, particularly for the affordable segment.
27 Oct 2022Read more
Fintech growth encourages zakat, voluntary giving
EIGHTY-FOUR percent of Islamic finance professionals believe that the annual financial value of zakat — as well as voluntary giving such as donations and endowments — will increase by 33% over the next five years, IslamicMarkets.com’s research found.
20 Oct 2022Read more