Government of Oman Rising share of Islamic banking assets deepens domestic sovereign sukuk market, supporting government liquidity
21 Apr 2021|Moody's Investors Service
Domestic Islamic banking assets continue to grow at a significantly faster pace than conventional assets, although from a low base compared with the rest of the region.
Sector In Depth
23 Feb 2021|Moody's Investors Service
Islamic finance will continue to expand on all fronts, including banking, sukuk, takaful and funds as governments support their development to meet increased demand.
Supranationals – Middle East: Growth in Islamic finance to support Shariah-compliant MDBs by increasing funding access, opportunities for expansion
23 Mar 2021|Moody's Investors Service
Growth in global Islamic finance will create opportunities for Islamic MDBs both on the funding side and for treasury asset allocation and development asset growth.
24 Feb 2021|Moody's Investors Service
After a year of record issuance amid the pandemic-driven increase in financing needs, we expect sukuk volumes to moderate in 2021. The market's long-term growth trend will remain intact.