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Never try to make a profit on all trades

January 15, 2019 • Personal Finance, Responsible FinanceComments (0)

When you are trading, the most common thing you will try to do is get the profit from every trend. This is common because every trader wants to get rich. They want to squeeze the money out of the trend and they want to profit from every movement. This is not the way how you …

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You will not need to risk too much for trades

January 14, 2019 • Global Capital Markets, Personal Finance, Responsible FinanceComments (0)

When you learn about the trading profession for the first time, the business process will be clear to you. Then traders will also learn about investing money into an account using the help of a broker. And the traders will also be able to learn about the

The Top 10 Financial Inclusion Heroes Who are Changing the World for the Better

December 1, 2018 • Climate Change & Society, Responsible Finance, World DevelopmentComments (0)

By Valentina Loiz Despite the increased resources for providing financial access to the unbanked, 2.5 billion of the world’s adults still lack access to regulated financial services. In this article, the authors provide a comprehensive list of individuals

Empowering SMEs with Islamic Finance

November 29, 2018 • Responsible Finance, World DevelopmentComments (0)

By Danis Nurul Yunita and Nur Dhani Hendranastiti The success story of SMEs in Indonesia began to attract public attention from their strength during the financial crisis in 1998. However, their true potential has not yet been fully actualised due to their

A message from London: Pay your “zakat” locally

October 2, 2018 • FINANCE & BANKING, Responsible FinanceComments (0)

By Greget Kalla Buana Zakat (Islamic alms giving) is now consi-dered as an alternative resource to help achieve the SDGs. London, the capital of a developed Muslim-minority country, has a unique approach to encouraging Muslims to pay zakat, resulting in a

Financial Inclusion in India: Social Enterprises as the Unlikely Heroes

July 24, 2018 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, India, Responsible Finance, World DevelopmentComments (0)

By D. Anisha Adhikari and Siddhant Mishra Financial inclusion in India has been the area of focus for the government and social enterprises for some time now. While the tribal populace, especially women, stay largely excluded from access to financial

Mainstreaming Islamic Social Finance

July 24, 2018 • FINANCE & BANKING, Asia - Pacific, Responsible FinanceComments (0)

By Ebi Junaidi and Primandanu FA Over the years, Zakah (mandatory alms-giving), waqf (Islamic endowment funds) and Islamic not-for-profit microfinance have been regarded as traditional and miniscule in importance. In this article, the authors present the

Islamic Endowment Meets Yale Endowment Model in SDG Path

May 23, 2018 • FINANCE & BANKING, Responsible FinanceComments (0)

By Yunice Karina Tumewang The economy underdevelopment becomes a mainstream problem faced by Muslim countries globally and remains obscure. Waqf is often suggested to be a panacea for that problem. However, the huge potential of utilising waqf for effective

How to Make Finance a Force for Sustainability

January 13, 2018 • FINANCE & BANKING, Climate Change & Society, Responsible FinanceComments (0)

By Dirk Schoenmaker Traditional finance focusses on financial return, considering the financial sector separate from both society and the environment. In contrast, sustainable finance considers financial, social and environmental returns in combination. In a

Indonesia Islamic Economic Project: A Disruptive Initiative for a more Just, Inclusive, and Impactful Finance

November 20, 2017 • Asia - Pacific, Responsible Finance, Top Investment DestinationsComments (0)

By Banjaran Surya Indrastomo Indonesia Islamic economic project was initiated in the periphery and has been expanding significantly in different spectrums generating both authentic and Islamic version of financial institutions. With the recent move by the