S01 E107 - Islamic finance in a fintech future

Ear to Asia by Asia Institute, The University of Melbourne
Having built a Shariah-compliant global finance industry now worth US$3 trillion, Islamic legal experts are now grappling with the question of whether cryptocurrencies are permissible for the world’s 1.8 billion Muslims. Just how are religious laws from the 7th century adapted to meet the present-day needs and economic aspirations of beli  ...  See more
Apr 21 2022