Does Financial Crisis Give Impacts on Bahrain Islamic Banking Performance? A Panel Regression Analysis

Download: PDF Abstract The 2007/2008 global financial crisis has given a significant impact on the performance of banking industry worldwide. The objective of this study is to see the impact of global financial crisis towards the financial performance of Islamic banking industry in Bahrain. Moreover, it also utilizes bank specific factors as predictors for Islamic …

Factors Influence Depositors’ Withdrawal Behavior in Islamic Banks: A Theory of Reasoned Action

Download: PDF Abstract Unlike its conventional counterpart, Islamic principles forbid Islamic banks to take any interest-related income and thus makes deposits from depositors as an important source of fund for its operational and financing. Consequently, the risk of deposit withdrawal by depositors is an important aspect that should be well managed in Islamic banking. This …

Islamic Banking-Growth Nexus: Evidence from Toda-Yamamoto and Bootstrap Granger Causality Test

Download: PDF Abstract This paper examines the causal relationship between Islamic banking development and economic growth and between Islamic banking development and capital formation in the case of Malaysia. Different with other studies, this paper uses Toda-Yamamoto and bootstrap Granger non-causality test to reduce the size distortion in the data and provide more precise test …

Does Islamic Banking Matter for Economic Growth in Bangladesh?

Download: PDF Abstract Islamic banking started three decades ago in Bangladesh and was expected to have a significant relationship and contribution towards the economic growth of the country. This study aims to investigate the long run and dynamic relationship between Islamic banking development and economic growth in the case of Bangladesh. The quarterly time-series data …

The Performance of Insurance Industry in Malaysia: Islamic vis-à-vis Conventional Insurance

Download: PDF Abstract The Islamic financial institutions have been developing tremendously since the last three decades. However, many studies are focused more on the development and performance of banking and financial markets and almost neglecting another specific and important sector, which is insurance. Thus, this study aims to measure the performance of Islamic insurance industry …

Customer Satisfaction and Switching Behavior in Islamic Banking: Evidence from Indonesia

Download: PDF Abstract This study is aimed at investigating the dimensions of customer satisfaction in Indonesia Islamic banking industry and how those dimensions could affect the customers’ switching behavior. Data collection is done by using self administered questionnaire and involves as many as 732 Islamic bank customers from the area of Jakarta. The methods used …

Islamic Banking Service Quality and Withdrawal Risk: The Indonesian Experience

Download: PDF Abstract Purpose This paper aims first to evaluate the service quality of Islamic banking and second to explore the withdrawal behavior of Islamic banking depositors based on their evaluation towards its service quality in the context of Indonesia. Design/Methodology/Approach A total of 276 Islamic banking customers in Jakarta, Indonesia, were involved through a …

Factors influencing international students’ choice towards universities in Malaysia

Download: PDF Abstract This paper is aimed to determine factors influencing international postgraduate students in choosing university in Malaysia. Factors such as programs offered, fees, promotion, facilities, prominence, environment, convenience, and scholarship were utilized. A total of 135 international postgraduate students were involved in this study through a direct survey. The percentage technique to extract …

Comparing Conventional Bank Credit Vis A Vis Shariah Bank Musharakah: Experimental Economic Approach

Download: PDF   Abstract Central Bank of Indonesia with dual banking system – i.e Shariah and Conventional Bank – keep on developing system that considered as an answer to generate the national economic growth. One of the banking activities that emphasized by the Central Bank of Indonesia is fund distribution through either conventional bank credit …