The burgeoning Islamic economy is growing at nearly double the global rate. Muslim consumer spending on food and lifestyle has reached $1.8 trillion in 2014 and is projected to reach $2.6 trillion in 2020. Global assets of Islamic banks exceed $1.3 trillion, and are set to double by 2020. The State of the Global Islamic Economy Report 2015/16 brings you the latest developments and trends from this economy whilst also acting as a roadmap for you and your business to profit from this rising global market. The Report has been produced by ThomsonReuters in collaboration with DinarStandard (DS.) It is supported by Dubai Islamic Economy Development Center.
The report features an updated Global Islamic Economy Indicator, which was introduced in 2014. The indicator is a composite index that presents the current outlook of the Islamic economy sectors across 70 countries beyond the growth of its assets, focusing on awareness, governance and social metrics. The Global Islamic Economy Report 2015/16 also includes a special focus report on the Islamic Digital Economy.
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Key Islamic economy sectors covered by the Global Islamic Economy Report 2015/16 are:
- Food & Beverage
- Islamic Finance
- Media/ Recreation
- Cosmetics/ Personal care
Additionally the Report covers:
- Key drivers
- Key challenges & specific opportunities
- Convergence opportunities among these sectors
- Innovation Imperative
- Industry Executive Interviews
- Global Islamic Economy Indicator
- Strategy Frameworks & Checklists