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Why Invest in Education?

Why Invest for Education? Islam requires everyone to seek knowledge and become educated. Higher education costs have been rising at twice the rate of inflation every year and it may not change in the foreseeable future. The Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) encouraged us metaphorically by saying “Seek knowledge, even in China.” The education …

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Distributions

Distributions 2021 Distributions Record Date: December 22, 2021 Ex-Date: December 23, 2021 Short Term Capital Gains per Share: 0.99613 Long Term Capital Gains per Share:  $2.01560 Total Adjustment of Share Price: $3.00769 What are Distributions? A distribution is when a company earns a profit and chooses to either: Make a payment of cash, stock, or …

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Literature

Literature | open an account Ready to invest with us or make changes to your account? We’re glad to help. The Iman Fund offers different types of accounts that may suit your financial goals and investment needs, such as regular, retirement, or Coverdell Education Savings Accounts (CESA). Rest assured that our team of expert professionals …

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Glossary of Terms

Glossary of Terms Asset Allocation Asset allocation involves dividing your investments among different assets, such as stocks, bonds, and cash. The asset allocation decision is a personal one. The allocation that works best for you changes at different times in your life, depending on how long you have to invest and your ability to tolerate risk.  …

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Planning & Research

Get Started with Planning & Research Investing need not be complicated nor intimidating. Simplify it with step-by-step planning and research. Determine your Current Situation A systematic and comprehensive financial plan will help you focus on your long-term goals. Prioritizing competing goals can help reduce anxiety and stress around money.  Begin by analyzing your financial goals …

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Purification

Purification Purification: Removing impure or haram income received from growth on otherwise halal investments. Purification can be accomplished by donating any small income earned from any impermissible business activities of companies that may have passed shari’ah compliance hurdles, despite halal business and financial screens. Let’s Look at a Few Examples A technology firm might have …

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Timing Vs Time in the Market

Timing Vs. Time in the Market When it comes to investing, money has time value. Historically, investing early has led to compounded returns. What is the Best Time to Start Investing? As early as possible. And if you haven’t started yet, then as soon as possible. Saving money to grow wealth is the key to …

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What is Diversification?

What is Diversification? We believe a diversified portfolio is a key to successful investing, helping to mitigate risk and provide the potential for more even returns over time. Understanding Risk Halal Investing is an Islamic approach to investment decision making. Financial products are determined as permissible only after a detailed shari’ah-based review and approval.  Because …

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Why Iman Fund?

Why Iman Fund? Iman Fund is designed to help our shareholders adhere to Islamic principles while investing to building wealth to benefit their families and communities. Experience and Community Connection Iman Fund is distinct among other available halal investment options because it is managed by Allied Asset Advisors (AAA), an SEC-registered investment advisor that is …

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What is Halal Investing?

Halal Investing O Lord! Give us good in this world, and good in the Hereafter. Halal Investing is Beneficial for both Investors and the Community Halal Investing is an Islamic approach to investment decision making in which financial products are determined as permissible only after a detailed shari’ah-based review and approval. Because Islamic financial law …

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