Citicorp has borrowed from the principles of a 1,300-year-old holy book to provide a new twist to its growing worldwide retail banking franchise.

Ten months ago it launched Citi Islamic Investment Bank, a Bahrain-based institution that is striving to serve well-heeled observant Muslims throughout the Islamic world.

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