RFI and Magni Help Stakeholders Evaluate Common Governance Values Across Responsible Investment & Islamic Finance

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, OCTOBER 3, 2016 – The RFI Foundation (RFI) and Magni Global Asset Management LLC (Magni) today announced that together they will research the strategies employed by responsible financial institutions of all types to integrate governance factors into their financial decision-making.  The research will build on Magni’s model for corporate governance to enable […]

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CEO Kurt Lieberman to Speak at the World Islamic Banking Conference in Bahrain

22nd Annual Conference Convenes International Business and Finance Leaders FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ST. PAUL, MN, November 3, 2015 – Magni Global Asset Management today announced that CEO Kurt Lieberman will be speaking about the role of country-level governance in Islamic Finance at the World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) in Bahrain, being held December 2nd and 3rd. […]

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Monthly Investment and Research Commentary – October 2015

Country Ranking Trends Chile, France, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Spain, and the United Kingdom were downgraded for newly apparently shortcomings in the fiscal transparency. At the same time Italy, Malaysia, Peru, Poland, and Thailand were upgraded for recent progress in making their fiscal policy more transparent. A stable and transparent fiscal policy provides a better environment […]

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Islamic Leadership in Emerging Markets

This article by CEO Kurt Lieberman originally appeared in Finance Forward, October 12, 2015. Most discussions of Islamic Finance focus on substitutes for debt and overcoming the prohibition on riba. When Islamic Finance discussions turn to equities, the focus is usually on Shariah compliance of individual companies and investment products built on portfolios of Shariah-compliant companies. […]

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