Feb 23rd 2016

Islamic Finance and Capital Markets (edX)

Learn about the structure, principles, instruments and challenges of Islamic finance and capital markets.

In this economics and finance course, you will learn about different types of Islamic financial markets and their key features and principles.

You will also learn about the challenges of Islamic financial and capital market development.

No previous knowledge is needed, but a basic knowledge of business concepts is advantageous.

What you'll learn:

- Basic Islamic finance principles and products, and the types of Islamic financial markets

- The types of Islamic financial instruments available, and the nature of trading

- Advanced Islamic financial instruments

- The nature of Islamic inter-bank money markets, Islamic forward markets, and Islamic foreign exchange markets

- The challenges for Islamic financial markets