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Risk Management Tools in Islamic Banking

Salman Ahmed Shaikh In this article, we discuss the major risks that Islamic banks face in their commercial operations and the tools with which they mitigate these risks. Credit Risk Credit risk is generally defined as the risk that the … Continue reading

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Risk Aversion And Islamic Financial Economics

Salman Ahmed Shaikh Risk aversion is an observed behavior and there is empirical evidence that people generally are risk averse. By risk averse, we mean to say that people are willing to pay a higher risk premia than what is … Continue reading

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Risk Management with Islamic Derivatives: Do We Really Need Them

Salman Ahmed Shaikh Islamic finance industry assets are now worth more than $1 trillion. The industry has shown resilience and double digit growth even in the face of global recession. However, there was much more expected from them on different … Continue reading

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