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A - Z of Islamic finance

Learn more about Islamic finance terminology with our A to Z of Islamic finance.

A glossary of Islamic finance terms

The principal means of Islamic finance are based on trading – it is essential that risk be involved in any trading activity. Any gains relating to the trading are shared between the person providing the capital and the person providing the expertise.

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Glossary of terms

Learn more about Islamic finance with our glossary of terms.

 

How is Islamic finance different?

Islamic finance works differently to conventional banking and is regarded as ethical by those who use it. But how is it different and why is it considered ethical?

More information about Islamic finance

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    Sharia compliance certificates

    Each of Al Rayan Bank's accounts is fully approved by the Sharia Supervisory Committee.

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  • Collection of Islamic finance words and phrases

    A - Z of Islamic finance

    From 'Ajr' to 'Zalat', read our A - Z glossary of Islamic finance terms.

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    Sharia compliance FAQ

    We are regularly asked questions about Islamic finance. 

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Frequently asked questions about Islamic finance

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