Conventional financial institutions have successfully utilized technology to create a seamless online experience for the user. Unfortunately, halal investing has not kept pace in this regard. Opening a halal investment account can often be time consuming and inconvenient for the normal investor. With Wahed, clients can open accounts online and in minutes, fund their account free of charge and start with as little as $100, and monitor their performance at any time.
Our portfolio have been built based on Nobel-prize winning Modern Portfolio Theory, and is overseen by a full time Ethical Review Board to ensure that all investments are halal.
Welcome to the modern age of halal investing with Wahed!
Everyone should have access to a financial advisor
Wahed is here for people from diverse economic backgrounds, we have clients in more than 45 states1. Our mission is simply to make halal investing accessible and to encourage a more financially healthy lifestyle throughout our broader communities.
Whether you’re a college student, early in your career or planning on retiring, we’ll help you put your money to work with just a few clicks.
If you’d like to learn more about halal investing and the halal economy in general, check out our Journal, which features industry insights and ‘investing 101’ topics.
1Data as of November 2017, subject to change.
Shaykh Dr. Yasir Qadhi will lead Wahed’s education efforts
We’re delighted to announce that Shaykh Dr. Yasir Qadhi has joined Wahed, as an ethical advisor.
Shaykh Dr. Yasir Qadhi has more than 20 years of experience as a Muslim scholar and has published numerous books and articles. He currently serves as Dean of Academic Affairs at AlMaghrib Institute, one of the leading and influential institutions in the western part of the world. He leads numerous activities that help improve our communities and build better future generations through education. He also serves as a Professor at Rhodes College, and as a Resident Scholar of Memphis Islamic Center.
Shaykh Dr. Yasir will be leading Wahed’s efforts in spreading awareness about halal investing as part our vision of creating an educational platform for the community. “Money is something that intrinsically is beloved to all people, and while it is indeed one of this world’s most difficult tests, it is also one of the best and most efficient manners of earning Allah’s pleasure,” said Shaykh Dr. Yasir. “Each and every penny that we earn and spend can become an act of worship if it is done properly. Our Prophet would regularly pray to Allah to be blessed with ‘rizqan tayyiban’, which translates as pure and blessed sustenance.”
This is not an endorsement or recommendation for any of the organization’s products or services. This information contained therein neither is, nor should be construed, as an offer, or a solicitation of an offer, to buy or sell any securities and is for informational purposes only. This article was produced for Muslimmatters.org as part of a promotional package for Wahed.