The guidance and teachings of Islam, which literally translates as subservience to God, are not just limited to worship. In fact, Islam gives direction for all walks of life; From marriage, travel, eating, socialising to trading. Islamic finance is a manifestation of these core Divine guidelines given to man. Islamic finance refers to financial [...]
PRESS RELEASE London – 15/01/2018 For Immediate Release Mufti Faraz Adam joins Ummah Finance as a Shariah Advisor Ummah Finance is proud to announce the appointment Mufti Faraz Adam as a Shariah Advisor. Mufti Faraz has a wide range of experience in the Islamic Finance sector and advises companies such as National Zakat [...]
We at Ummah Finance are proud signatories of the Tech Talent Charter UK. The Tech Talent Charter (TTC) is a commitment by organisations to a set of undertakings that aim to deliver greater diversity in the tech workforce of the UK, one that better reflects the make-up of the population. This covers both organisations in the [...]
PRESS RELEASE London - 30 November 2017 For immediate Release Gateway advises Ummah Finance Gateway, the international professional services firm operating in the Islamic economy, today announced its appointment by Ummah Finance. The appointment, by way of retainer, envisages the provision of a wide range of legal and professional services relating to Islamic finance, [...]
Financial distress can lead to many personal problems such as families falling apart, and relationships ending. It is also a cause of several mental health related issues such as anxiety and depression, strain on personal relationships and self-esteem, and social exclusion. This perhaps leads to the conclusion that a financial systems should be in place [...]
In this week’s IFN Podcast, Managing Editor Lauren McAughtry speaks to Hassan Waqar, the founder and CEO of the UK’s first online Islamic bank, Ummah Finance, to discuss the future of Islamic banking in the digital age.