The markets for the month of April 2016 are as follows: ASX (Australia) 5.06% Dow Jones (USA) -0.09% Hang Seng (Hong Kong) 2.77% FTSE (England) 1.56% Nikkei (Japan) 3.1% Shanghai (China) -2.37% BIST (Turkey) 3.60% BLOM (Lebanon) -0.59 SASEIDX (Saudi Arabia) 5.04% KSE100 (Pakistan) 3.80% Mixed performances for the month of April, however the Australian

Financial market volatility appears to be occurring more regularly and is certainly more widespread relative to previous times, however, the answer to increasing uncertainty can be traced to the push for more innovative leveraged products globally. Islamic finance and Investments are certainly a welcome relief to an otherwise global epidemic which seems destined to eventual