Global Islamic Finance Magazine Features Bankerís Academyís Dr. Linda Eagle as Islamic Finance Exper

The Edcomm Group Bankerís Academyís President and cofounder, Dr. Linda Eagle, was recently featured in the January issue of Global Islamic Finance Magazine.

[USPRwire, Tue Apr 06 2010] The Edcomm Group Bankerís Academyís President and cofounder, Dr. Linda Eagle, was recently featured in the January issue of Global Islamic Finance Magazine as an expert on Islamic finance. With 23+ years of experience in the global financial services industry, Dr. Linda Eagle was chosen to answer a series of questions addressing prevalent issues facing Islamic banking today.

Featured in the ďQuestions and Answers Session with the ExpertsĒ section, Dr. Eagle shared her insight into how the current financial crisis has affected Islamic finance. Dr. Eagle also shared her opinion on the advantages of working within the framework of Islamic rules, such as the marketís built-in protection system and ethical form of banking, and the disadvantages Ė including the monitoring of Islamic financial institutions by the same regulatory bodies as conventional banks.

In the interview, Dr. Eagle demonstrated her expertise by explaining how to improve the knowledge of Islamic banking in todayís market. ďOver the past few years, Islamic banking has increased dramatically; however, much more can be done in order to improve the knowledge of Islamic finance around the world. The first place to start is in financial institutions themselves. Islamic banks must invest in greater education of staff and management to allow them to become emissaries of Islamic banking to their customers,Ē said Eagle.

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Established in 2007, Global Islamic Finance Magazine (GIF) is the leading Islamic finance source for bankers, business professionals, brokers, insurers, corporate, advisors and providers of financial services. The magazine focuses on topics such as the rapid growth of Islamic banking, finance, economy and business.

The Edcomm Group Bankerís Academy is a 23-year-old multimedia education and communication consulting firm specializing in the development of creative business solutions that improve productivity, customer service and market share - providing bottom-line results. The Edcomm Group Bankerís Academy has had the privilege of assisting many distinguished clients with business solutions in the form of eLearning programs, online bank training and classroom instruction, multimedia production and online and print based documentation. Edcomm Banker's Academy offers many off-the-shelf and customized courses such as Teller Training, Compliance Training and Systems Training specifically designed for Banks, Credit Unions and Money Services Businesses (MSBs).

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