Financiación islámica y capital riesgo. - Abstract Nº:1 / 2012

Nº 1 / 2012 - enero/marzo

Financiación islámica y capital riesgo.

Alfredo Cabellos
Uría Menéndez
Guillermo Canalejo
Uría Menéndez


The authors tackle, from a Spanish law perspective, the main features of Shari à (or Islamic law) governed private equity. Private equity undergoes today and enviable growth, taking advantage of the main principles underpinning the so-called Islamic finance among which, and for the purpose of this article, we should stress the link of any transaction with real economic activities and a fair distribution of benefits and losses.

Keywords: Venture capital, islamic financing, Shari`a (islámic law)