Innovative one-stop solution could lead way for Shariah compliant funds

Access to Islamic Hedge Funds: November 2008


Al Safi is an independent, Cayman Islands-based alterative investment platform designed specifically for Shariah compliant hedge fund strategies. Initially the platform will offer commodity and long/short equity hedge fund investment strategies to investors.

The platform provides what Barclays Capital calls a one-stop solution for investment managers and investors. All of the prime brokerage, administration and Shariah compliance functions are provided on the platform in a turnkey solution.


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