Ethical Islamic investors consider Shariah compliant hedge funds

Access to Islamic Hedge Funds: November 2008

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Ethical Islamic investors want the assurance that hedge funds offered to them are fully Shariah compliant and also offer the same type of returns as generally associated with this type of investment vehicle: uncorrelated to markets, diversification of risk and having a variety of alternative strategies.

Issues surrounding structuring a hedge fund can be complex. As more Middle Eastern countries develop their financial markets and with continuing high levels of liquidity, the future looks bright