Islamic Finance and Women
On January 14, 2010 · In Islamic Economics, Islamic Finance, Islamic Law, Shariah Finance, Shariah Law, Women's Rights Under Shariah Law
The article linked below is so incredibly preposterous that we hardly know where to begin to comment on it.
It begins by stating that “Islam honors women…enhancing their standing [in society] and granting them their full unabridged rights.”
The authors must be talking about some version of Islam practiced on the planet Venus.
Nevertheless, the article goes on to point out that women are a market neglected by the entire Shariah-Compliant financial community. This is a sure sign that we will see Shariah Finance products targeting women in the not-too-distant future…