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MURABAHA Definition & Legal Meaning

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An Islamic financial transaction. Having property or an asset to sell, the owner will rent or lease it at a fully disclosed rate of profit to an interested buyer. Just like a rent-to-own situation, until the buyer has paid off the note for the asset in full, the owner retains full ownership rights over the asset.


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