Monday 10, December 2012 by Robin Amlôt

Islamic finance grows 50 per cent faster than overall banking sector in key markets

The 2012/13 edition of the World Islamic Banking Competitiveness Report was launched at a specially convened session at the World Islamic Banking Conference in Bahrain. Developed in collaboration with Ernst & Young, the report entitled Growing Beyond: DNA of a Successful Transformation, was presented by Ashar Nazim, Partner, Head of Islamic Banking Excellence Center, Ernst and Young and Shoaib Qureshi, Senior Manager Islamic Financial Services MENA, Ernst and Young.

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