Last Updated:
28 Oct 2021

Introduction to Islamic Finance

Author: Benjamin Esty, Fuaad A. Qureshi and Mathew Mateo Millett

Provides a basic introduction to the principles of Islamic finance. Examines the religious background and legal foundations of Islamic finance. Also discusses the development of Islamic financial institutions and the financial instruments they use. Concludes with a discussion of recent developments and future challenges for this growing segment of the global financial system.