“…Global Islamic Financial assets have increased significantly over the past three decades, crossing $ 1 trillion in 2010 and estimated to have exceeded $ 1.2 trillion in 2011, up from about $ 5 billion in the late 1980s.
Islamic finance could accounts for a substantial share of financial services in many countries in the coming years.
World Bank Managing Director Dr. Mahmoud Mohieldin and Islamic Development Bank Group President Dr. Ahmad Mohamed Ali signed the memorandum on behalf of their institutions with the common objectives of fostering, encouraging, and studying the expansion of Islamic finance globally.
Through the MoU, the World Bank and Islamic Development Bank will explore Islamic Finance as a potential tool supporting the efforts of countries to reach their development goals.”
“…The World Bank is funded by member country contributions from taxpayers like you, and international investors and institutions that buy their bonds…”
Vor kommentar : Et uskønt, ikke-uventet parløb dokumenteret. EU’s nye Euro-obligationer er givet noget at satse stort på, såfremt udviklingen i Europa, vel at mærke, forventes at skride planmæssigt frem.