London-based Umex Eyes Trade Finance For Halal Sector

Such deals are prompting Islamic and Western banks to ramp up their efforts in Islamic trade finance involving rich Gulf economies. But deals specifically designed for halal firms are rare, causing those firms to resort to short-term money lenders to bridge their working capital needs, said Jayanarayan. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/02/04/islamic-trade-financing-idUSL5N0KQ0BF20140204