Shari’a products ‘appeal to UK agri investors’

Fifty per cent of the agriculture asset managers in the UK are ready to offer Shariah-compliant agriculture investments, according to a study conducted by Shariyah Review Bureau.

Commenting on the potential, Alfred Evans, former CEO of Climate Change Capital (UK) Limited and current CEO of Islan Investments International, said: “I think there is a great opportunity for Shari’a compliant financial products focused on the agricultural value chain.”