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College protestors are right. We should know what we own.

College protestors are right. We should know what we own.

As they were grieving the loss of life in the bombardment of the Gaza Strip, college students across the US learned that they had been indirectly tied to the weapons industry through their university endowments. Many began protests and set up encampments on school grounds earlier this year to call for a reexamination of university investment policies, including disclosure and divestment. It’s estimated that US universities have holdings worth $850 billion combined, some of which is certainly invested in weapon makers like Boeing, Lockheed Martin, and Northrup Grumman. University endowment money is usually managed by third-party external managers and placed in

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Halal fixed income investing in a ‘higher-for-longer’ market

Halal fixed income investing in a ‘higher-for-longer’ market

Recent Federal Reserve statements have hinted to investors that interest rates might not be coming down as quickly as we once thought. Persistent inflation means an interest rate policy that’s higher and lasting for a longer period than most would like. By holding steady, rates on fixed income all along the yield curve are expected to rise. How can investors take advantage of a market like this? Short answer: the Azzad Wise Capital Fund. It’s a mutual fund that deals primarily in high-quality, dollar-denominated issues. One of the main goals of the Azzad Wise Capital Fund is capital preservation, so

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Azzad offers condolences on the death of renowned scholar Dr. Mohamad Adam El-Sheikh

Azzad Asset Management, a leading Islamic wealth management and financial planning firm, today offered condolences to the family and loved ones of Muslim scholar and former Shariah Advisory Board Member Dr. Mohamad Adam El-Sheikh, who passed away on April 14th. Dr. El-Sheikh was a prolific writer and lecturer, sharing his insights on legal issues facing Muslims in the West. His scholarship was marked by a profound understanding of Islamic jurisprudence, or fiqh, and a commitment to contextualizing legal rulings within the realities of today’s society. Born in Sudan, Dr. El-Sheikh’s pursuit of mastery in the disciplines of fiqh and theology

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Small Business Owners: What you need to know about CTA

Small Business Owners: What you need to know about CTA

As a small business owner, you may be impacted by a new law called the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA). Under CTA, you are required to file a beneficial ownership information report. Understanding CTA, what beneficial ownership information is, and how your business will be impacted will help you be compliant and avoid steep penalties (up to $10,000 and 2 years in prison). What is the Corporate Transparency Act? Congress passed CTA to combat money laundering and other illegal activities. It is meant to prevent “bad actors” from hiding their identities by using shell companies. The CTA requires certain businesses to

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