Paper Titles in Periodical
International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences
ILSHS Volume 51

Subscribe to our Newsletter and get informed about new publication regulary and special discounts for subscribers!

ILSHS > ILSHS Volume 51 > Impact of Corporate Governance on Firm Financial...
< Back to Volume

Impact of Corporate Governance on Firm Financial Performance in Islamic Financial Institution

Full Text PDF


The paper discusses the influence and relationship between corporate governance practices and firm financial performance in Islamic banking sector. Main purpose of this study is to find or identify various factors or variables that affects the firm financial performance. Corporate governance focuses on three meters as board size, number of meeting and audit committee size and firm financial performance has also three indicators return on equity, return on asset and earning per share. Data relates to corporate governance and firm financial performance is collected from annual reports of different Islamic banks to analyze the results. Data reveals the positive relationship between corporate governance and financial performance of Islamic banking sectors. The most outstanding results of this study has considerable and strong positive relationship in large board size and firm financial performance in developing countries as Pakistani circumstances.


International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences (Volume 51)
N. Haider et al., "Impact of Corporate Governance on Firm Financial Performance in Islamic Financial Institution", International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences, Vol. 51, pp. 106-110, 2015
Online since:
May 2015

Akhtar, Shamshad. 2006. Syariah Compliant Corporate Governance,. Keynote address by the governor of the State Bank of Pakistan at the annual Corporate Governance Conference, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Burki, A., & Ahmad, S., 2007, Corporate Governance Changes in Pakistan's Banking Sector: Is there a Performance Effect?, Center for Management and Economic Research, working paper No. 07-59.

Mahar, M., & Andersson, T., 2008, Corporate Governance: Effects on Firm Performance and Economic Growth, Contemporary Accounting Research Vol. 25, pp.351-405.

Mohamad, S. Hassan, T. and Bader, M.K.I. (2008) Efficiency of conventional versus.

Islamic banks: International evidence using the stochastic frontier approach (SFA).

Journal of Islamic Economics, Banking and Finance 4 (2): 107-130.

Safieddin, A. 2009, Islamic financial institutions and corporate governance: New insights for agency theory, Corporate Governance: An International Review, 17, pp.142-158.

Ibrahim, Q., Rehman, R., and Raoof, A., 2010, Role of Corporate Governance in Firm Performance: A Comparative Study between Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sectors of Pakistan, International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, Issue 50 (2010).

Hassan, M. K., 2011, Corporate governance practices in emerging economies: initial findings from the UAE", China-USA Business Review Journal, Vol. 10, No. 9, pp.856-864.

Francis, B., Hasan, I., and Wu, Q. 2012, Do Corporate Boards Affect Firm Performance?New Evidence from the Financial Crisis. SSRN Working Paper: ssrn. com.

Khan, 2014, D. G. Student of M. Phil, National College of Business Administration and Economics, Dera Ghazi Khan.

Hassan, M. K, Yu, J-S, and Kim, D-W. (2014) Financial inclusion and economic.

growth in OIC countries. Paper presented at the seminar on Finance and Development.

in Muslim Economies, sponsored by Islamic Research Training Institute (IRTI).

Islamic Development Bank and the Journal of Financial Services Research, 15.

September, Bangor University, UK. ( Received 24 April 2015; accepted 06 May 2015 ).

Show More Hide
Cited By:

[1] H. Al-Malkawi, R. Pillai, "Analyzing financial performance by integrating conventional governance mechanisms into the GCC Islamic banking framework", Managerial Finance, Vol. 44, p. 604, 2018


[2] I. Siswanti, U. Salim, E. Sukoharsono, S. Aisjah, "Sustainable Business of Islamic Bank Through on the Islamic Corporate Governance and Islamic Financial Performance", GATR Journal of Finance and Banking Review, Vol. 2, p. 15, 2017