COMSATS Journal of Islamic Finance

Volume 6(1), 2021

COMSATS Journal of Islamic Finance (CJIF) is A double-blind peer reviewed research Journal that is an official publication of Center of Islamic Finance (CIF) at CUI, Lahore Campus. CJIF provides a platform to researchers, academicians and practitioners who are interested in new knowledge and in discussing ideas, issues and challenges in the field of Islamic finance, banking, accounting, business and economics. It further encourages qualitative and quantitative research in Fiqh al Muamlat and Islamic jurisprudence. CJIF welcomes strong evidence-based empirical studies and result-focused case studies. Critical and logical views on existing practices are also welcomed.

Impact of COVID-19 on Islamic Microfinance Institutions (IMFIs) and Poverty in Pakistan

Muhammad Naveed Aslam, Muhammad Akmal, Abdul Rashid
International Islamic University (IIU), Islamabad, Pakistan


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Towards an ideal Shariah Competency Framework (iSCF) for Islamic Banking Institutions in Pakistan

Abdul Basit, Zohra Jabeen, Muhammad Ismail
Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar, Pakistan


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The better timer of Volatility and Style: Shariah-Compliant Mutual Funds or Conventional Mutual Funds

Lubna Maroof1, Shahab Aziz 2 Dr Irum Saba3, Sumera Iqbal 4 Basharat Khan 5
1,2,4Bahria University, Islamabad, Pakistan3 IBA, Karachi, Pakistan5 Hazara University Mansehra Pakistan


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Testing Stochastic Trends in Shari'ah-compliant and Traditional Stocks of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX)

Fatima Munir, Mazhar Farid Chishti
Lahore Garrison University


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Tawwaruq Variants in Islamic Finance - Thematic Analysis and Shariah Interpretation

Muhammad Farhan ul Haq Usmani 1, Dr. Muhammad Ishtiaq 2, Dr. Rummana Zaheer 3
1 Meezan Bank Limited, Karachi, Pakistan 2 DHA Suffa University, Karachi, Pakistan3 University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan


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