Tracking the Evolution of the Islamic Banking Industry
The launch of the 2009/2010 WIBC Competitiveness Report

The WIBC Competitiveness Report, which over the last 6 years has become a critical reference source for industry decision makers, will again this year be officially launched at the 16th Annual World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC 2009). The Report is produced in collaboration with McKinsey & Company and will this year review the evolution of the Islamic banking sector, comparing and contrasting the fortunes of specific players in their growth and performance.

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The Report will be even more critical this year as it comes at a juncture when the industry is facing tremendous challenges due to the ongoing turbulence in the international financial markets. The eagerly anticipated report will reflect detailed research focused on raising the bar of financial performance and strategic excellence in the industry as well as point towards key directions emerging in the post-crisis landscape. In addition to this overview of the sector, the Report will look forward at critical issues that Islamic banking players will need to address to continue growing in the immediate future.