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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Islamic Finance: The New Regulatory Challenge 2nd ed isbn 9781118247044

Islamic Finance: The Regulatory Challenge

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ISBN13: 9780470821893
New Edition ISBN: 9781118247044
Published: March 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Country of Publication: Singapore
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

'"Islamic Finance: The Regulatory Challenge" ...is therefore timely and a truly welcome addition to the growing literature on this subject...I congratulate the two professors for their fine contribution to the evolving art and science of the regulation of Islamic finance' - Dr. Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor, Bank Negara Malaysia. 'The World's financial regulators have taken too long to appreciate the importance of adapting their regulatory frameworks to the needs of the fast growing Islamic finance sector. Simon Archer and Rifaat Ahmed, the leaders in the field, have put together a fascinating collection of essays which show just what has to be done. It is a very timely book indeed' - Howard Davies, Director, London School of Economics. 'The emergence of Islamic finance as a major force in the world financial system has focused attention on regulatory issues. This book, edited by Professor Archer and Professor Rifaat, two of the most respected figures in the field, is an important point of reference for those who have to deal with these issues, whether in regulatory authorities, or in the financial institutions themselves' - Professor William Blair QC, Grays Inn, London. 'There is now great interest, both in financial and legal circles, in reliable and authoritative texts on Islamic finance. I have no doubt that the availability of "Islamic Finance: The Regulatory Challenge" will be warmly welcomed by those who provide financial and legal services. The work will be of great assistance to them' - The Rt Hon the Lord Woolf of Barnes, Law Lord and former Lord Chief Justice of England & Wales.

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Islamic Law
About the Editors
About the Contributors
Acknowledgments ;
1. Supervision of Islamic Banks and Basel II: The Regulatory Challenge
Simon Archer and Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim
Part 1 The Nature of Risks in Islamic Banking ;
2. Banking and the Risk Environment
Hennie van Greuning and Zamir Iqbal
3. Risk Characteristics of Islamic Products: Implications for Risk Measurement
and Supervision
Dr. V. Sundararajan
4. Capital Structure and Risk in Islamic Financial Services
Wafik Grais and Anoma Kulathunga
5. Inherent Risk: Credit and Market Risks
Abdullah Haron and John Lee Hin Hock
6. Operational Risk Exposures of Islamic Banks
Simon Archer and Abdullah Haron
7. Law and Islamic Finance: An Interactive Analysis
Yusuf Talal DeLorenzo and Michael J.T. McMillen
8. Supervisory Implications of Islamic Finance in the Current Regulatory
Hari Bhambra
Part 2 Capital Adequacy;
9. Risk and the Need for Capital
Charles Freeland and Steven Friedman
10. Measuring Risk for Capital Adequacy: The Issue of Profit-sharing Investment Accounts
Simon Archer and Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim
11. Measuring Operational Risk
Elisabeth Jackson-Moore
12. Supervisory Implications of Islamic Banking: A Supervisor’s Perspective
Toby Fiennes
Part 3 Securitization and Capital Markets;
13. Securitization in Islamic Finance
Abdulkader Thomas
14. The Role of Capital Markets in Ensuring Islamic Financial Liquidity
Stella Cox
15. Regulating Islamic Capital Markets
Robert Gray and Arshad Ismail
Part 4 Corporate Governance;
16. Corporate Governance for Banks
Hamid Yunis
17. Specific Corporate Governance Issues in Islamic Banks
Simon Archer and Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim
18. Corporate Governance and Supervision: Basel Pillar 2
Chizu Nakajima and Barry A.K. Rider
19. Transparency and Market Discipline: Basel Pillar 3
Daud Abdullah (David Vicary)
Part 5 Conclusion
20. Human Resource Management of Islamic Banks: Responses to Conceptual and Technical Challenges Volker Nienhaus
21. Concluding Remarks
Simon Archer and Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim