5 sustainable home swaps that make a big difference

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Conversations around sustainability are more prevalent than ever. And if, like me, you’re one of the two-thirds of people in the UK that admit to being more aware of the impact of climate change than they were a year ago,* you may be looking at which areas of your life you can transform to become…

Capital Index (UK) Ltd | Capital Index launch Islamic trading account

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Capital Index announces the launch of a new Shariah compliant trading account. Capital Index have recently announced the launch of a new Shariah compliant trading account with a view to attracting new clients from the Middle-East and Africa. The Capital Index Islamic trading account is in strict accordance with Islamic principles and offers traders who…

Malaysia Shariah Advisory Council Sees ‘Great Potential’ in Crypto; Unclear Laws Held Back Adoption

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A Shariah Advisory Council chairman in Malaysia believes cryptocurrencies have great potential. The comments were made by Dr. Modh Daud Bakar, the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) Shariah Advisory Council chairman. However, he also highlighted the challenges in adopting these digital assets, given the lack of understanding about the technology among the masses.

Impact of the COVID-19 moratorium laws on Islamic Finance | JD Supra

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The economic shutdown resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic across countries, has caused a huge impact on various industries which are cutting down production and jobs due to diminishing demand and cash flow constraints. The Islamic finance industry is not spared. Before the pandemic, there has been a steady growth in demand for Shariah-compliant products and…

First Steps To Becoming A Regional Hub For Islamic Finance – Finance and Banking...

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Kazakhstan: First Steps To Becoming A Regional Hub For Islamic Finance 26 May 2020 GRATA International To print this article, all you need is to be registered or login on Mondaq.com. Despite the attempts of the government of Kazakhstan to make its Islamic finance market more attractive, Islamic products are still rarely used in Kazakhstan.…

How to use Widgetsmith for iOS 14 home screen widgets – 9to5Mac

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If one thing is clear following last week’s release of iOS 14, it’s that there was a lot of pent-up demand for home screen widgets on the iPhone. A variety of third-party applications have added home screen widget support over the last several days, but one app has stood out from the rest: Widgetsmith.

COVID-19 is exacerbating the global trade finance gap

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The COVID-19 pandemic is a tragic health crisis causing irreversible damage to the global economic and financial system. It is also worsening trade restrictions and reducing trade volumes globally. Coupled with the scarcity of financing in general, and trade financing in specific, coronavirus is causing serious damage to developing economies.

Europa Universalis IV DLC Guide

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It’s almost hard to believe that Europa Universalis IV is seven years old. The many expansions total well over $200 full price just for the major expansions. Whether you’re new to the game and you want to know what’s what, or you’re a vet looking to top up your collection and want to know what’s most worth…

Islamic crowdfunding platform launches in the UK

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An Islamic crowdfunding platform has launched in the UK, providing Shariah-compliant finance to small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Salaam Gateway reported that Qardus, which is an appointed representative of Financial Conduct Authority-regulated ShareIn, provides unsecured loans of up to £100,000 in the form of a commodity murabahah, an Islamic financing structure in which the seller and…

Police investigate UK far-right groups over anti-Muslim coronavirus claims

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Counter-terrorism police in the UK are investigating far-right groups accused of trying to use the coronavirus crisis to stoke anti-Muslim sentiment. The monitoring group Tell Mama said that in March it recorded dozens of incidents of far-right groups allegedly trying to put blame on British Muslims for the spread of the virus.