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Is there really potential for Islamic Finance to grow in Singapore? (Part 2)

Sunday, November 8, 2015

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Is there really potential for Islamic Finance to grow in Singapore? (Part 2)

Continuation from http://helmihakim.com/investment/is-there-really-potential-for-islamic-finance-to-grow-in-singapore-part-1/ …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. In my opinion, the secret recipe to the success in the development in Islamic finance in Singapore is to build our foundations and platform right locally first and then, scale it, expand globally. I have listed the steps. Build up our strong foundation of Islamic Finance for our local population first and then expand […]

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Is there really potential for Islamic Finance to grow in Singapore? (Part 1)

Saturday, October 24, 2015

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Is there really potential for Islamic Finance to grow in Singapore? (Part 1)

Note: The story that I’m about to share is a fiction, and not a reflection of reality in Singapore. The story goes…. On a bright, Sunday morning at a housing estate in Yew Tee, Misnah was beaming ear to ear, excited because she is going to finally get married to the love of her life, […]

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Helmi Hakim, Top 100 Financial Advisers In Income…

Sunday, June 14, 2015

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Helmi Hakim, Top 100 Financial Advisers In Income…

Alhamdulillah. If you are my client, you might have received this letter from the insurance cooperative that I am working with. 🙂 I would like to take this opportunity to thank all my clients for your support thus far. 🙂 Being amongst the top 100 financial advisors in Singapore is important to me. It gives […]

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Exclusive FREE REPORT For All Singaporean Muslims Who Want To Manage Their Finances Safely And Securely!

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

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Exclusive FREE REPORT For All Singaporean Muslims Who Want To Manage Their Finances Safely And Securely!

Alhamdulillah…. I just finished written an exclusive FREE report for all my Muslim friends in Singapore who want to manage their finances safely and securely. Insya’Allah in this FREE report, you will discover: – Shariah Compliant investment strategies that can help you create a consistent stream of passive income (it’s like taking on a 2nd job, but your “salary” comes in without […]

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“Awak Kat Mana” Financial Bearings In Singapore…

Sunday, March 8, 2015

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“Awak Kat Mana” Financial Bearings In Singapore…

Latest, hot and spicy news!!!  1st Singapore Idol winner, Taufik Batisah is getting married!!! 🙂 I was humming, Singapore Idol’s Taufik Batisah, latest song, “Awak kat mana” which means “Where are you?” in Malay…. The song is so catchy and the dance moves are so slick, cool and contemporary…. Nevertheless, sometimes, it can be annoying, […]

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Islamic Finance Quiz: Is this transaction Halal or Haram?

Friday, February 20, 2015

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Islamic Finance Quiz: Is this transaction Halal or Haram?

If you have been reading my blog post, you will have known that I am a financial consultant who specialises in Islamic Finance in Singapore, and have been actively recruiting financial consultants, to assist me in the promotion of cooperative insurance and shariah compliant fund in Singapore. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Alhamdulillah…. A lot of you, have contacted […]

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Takaful.sg is coming soon…

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

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To my fellow readers of my blog, I am currently developing something useful for the Muslim community in Singapore. If you would like to get more updates on the development of my initiative, kindly visit http://www.takaful.sg/ and key in your details. I will update you once it is ready. Do bookmark the link and share it with […]

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Helmi Hakim’s Review On World Islamic Banking Conference At Pan Pacific, Singapore…

Sunday, July 7, 2013

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Helmi Hakim’s Review On World Islamic Banking Conference At Pan Pacific, Singapore…

Few weeks back, my colleagues and I, from NTUC Income Cooperative were invited to the World Islamic Banking Conference, at Pan Pacific, Singapore. It was an eye opening event for us, as most Islamic finance practitioners, from all over the world conglomerate to discuss, debate and share ideas, on how to further promote the beautiful essence of Islamic Finance […]

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My Research On The Subprime Mortgage Crisis 2008 and How It Relates To Islamic Finance…

Thursday, May 2, 2013

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My Research On The Subprime Mortgage Crisis 2008 and How It Relates To Islamic Finance…

When I meet, my non Muslim clients who are learning more about Islamic finance, sometimes they are curious, and they asked me, why Muslims cannot take interest. (riba) Why, Muslims, cannot include speculative investments, like derivatives etc2, in their investment portfolio? (maysir) I will normally answer, that God doesn’t allow us and stop at that. Today, I decide to blog […]

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Is there REALLY only One Insurance Company Promoting Takaful In Singapore?

Thursday, May 3, 2012

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Is there REALLY only One Insurance Company Promoting Takaful In Singapore?

Just now, I chanced upon a marketing material, created by one of our peers. They are claiming that only their insurance company provides investment in Takaful fund. Dont be misled. Till date, I do not understand why this group of individuals need to mislead the public that only their insurance company promotes Takaful investment funds. […]

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Islamic Finance? The Whole Solution to this DBS High Notes Saga?

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

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I have given some deep thoughts on the recent events that have impacted investors in Singapore, particularly those who have invested in DBS High Notes and the infamous, Lehman Brothers mini”bonds”. I finally reached to a simple solution to all these avoidable bullshit chaos. The solution is….. Islamic Finance. Islamic Finance ensures TRANSPARENCY. There seems […]

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