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  • GCC Sukuk: A Primer, 2nd Edition
    April 13, 2022

    This 2nd edition GCC Sukuk Primer provides an overview of the investment landscape and characteristics of Islamic-compliant investment certificates, commonly referred to as sukuk, a market niche that continues to evolve. We will cover the risk and return attributes of sukuk and explore their relationship to changes in the price of oil, since hydrocarbons largely drive sukuk issuers’ economies.

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  • Saturna Sdn Bhd Wins 2021 GIFA Power Award for Islamic Asset Management
    September 14, 2021

    Saturna Sdn Bhd has won the 2021 Global Islamic Finance Awards Power Award for Islamic Asset Management.

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  • Islamic Investing 2.0: The Way Forward
    December 17, 2020

    Traditional Islamic-compliant mutual funds have served Muslim investors well in the four decades since the first was launched in Malaysia. By fostering partnership in shared risk and reward (musharaka), and by allowing investors to diversify their assets while avoiding haram activities — typically alcohol, tobacco, gaming, financial services, pork processing, and pornography.

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  • FRAUD ALERT: Whatsapp Scam Using Saturna's Name
    July 15, 2020

    FRAUD ALERT: Whatsapp Scam Using Saturna's Name

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  • GCC Sukuk: A Primer
    June 30, 2020

    This primer provides an overview of the investment landscape and characteristics of sharia-compliant investment certificates, referred to as sukuk, as a market niche that continues to evolve.  We cover the risk and return attributes of sukuk and explore their relationship to changes in the price of oil; an important point to consider since hydrocarbons largely drive sukuk issuers’ economies. 

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