Gauging Germany's Interest in Islamic Banking

Peter Kruschel, director of banking supervision at the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority, discusses Germany's interest in Islamic banking, the opening of its first operational Islamic bank and the outlook for the industry. He speaks to Bloomberg's Haslinda Amin on "Bloomberg Markets Middle East" from the Global Islamic Finance Forum in Kuala Lumpur. (Source: Bloomberg)

New Gold Standard for Islamic Finance
11:57 - Gold has become an acceptable investment in Islamic finance for the first time. That's after the Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions adopted Shariah-compliant rules for trading the metal. Bloomberg's Tracy Alloway reports on "Bloomberg Markets: Middle East." (Source: Bloomberg)
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