Archive for the ‘Banking’ Category

New financial products, regulatory improvements and more responsive economic policies have enhanced the performance of African economies

New financial products, regulatory improvements and more responsive economic policies have enhanced the performance of African economies
New financial products, regulatory improvements and more responsive economic policies have enhanced the performance of African economies  African countries achieving investment readiness New report: New financial products, regulatory improvements and more responsive economic policies have enhanced...
October 27th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Reports | Read More

Christine Lagarde’s communications challenge, In conversation with Libra’s co-creator, and more

Christine Lagarde’s communications challenge, In conversation with Libra’s co-creator, and more
Christine Lagarde Christine Lagarde’s communications challenge, In conversation with Libra’s co-creator, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW –21-25 October 2019, Vol.10 Ed.43 Most-Read Commentary Lagarde’s communications challenge: Christine Lagarde is under pressure to revamp the ECB’s...
October 26th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Reports | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 25, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 25, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 25, October 2019)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 25, 2019 Global Markets UK PM Boris Johnson announced yesterday that, if the EU grants a three-month Brexit extension, his government will submit a motion on Monday, 28 October for a general election...
October 25th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 24, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 24, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 24, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 24, 2019 Global Markets Major currency pairs were little changed on the day ahead of a series of PMI data from the Eurozone and the US later today, as well as the ECB monetary policy meeting, the...
October 24th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Complexities of central bank communication, The UK’s global economic position after Brexit

Complexities of central bank communication, The UK’s global economic position after Brexit
. Complexities of central bank communication, The UK’s global economic position after Brexit Thursday 24 October 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.43.3 Commentary: Politics, manipulation and credibility By Pierre Ortlieb in London In his new book, The Long Journey of Central Bank Communication, Otmar...
October 24th, 2019 | Banking, Books, Finance, Markets, Politics and Government, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Lagarde’s communications challenge, Libra co-creator on digital currency’s objectives

Lagarde’s communications challenge, Libra co-creator on digital currency’s objectives
Christine Lagarde Lagarde’s communications challenge, Libra co-creator on digital currency’s objectives Wednesday 23 October 2019  – Vol.110 Ed.43.2 Commentary: Lagarde’s communications challenge By David Marsh in London Christine Lagarde is under pressure to revamp the ECB’s...
October 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, Reports, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 22 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 22 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 22 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 22, 2019 Global Markets All eyes today are on the UK House of Commons which is scheduled to hold a vote on the second reading of the EU Withdrawal Agreement Bill. Greece According to the Balance of...
October 22nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance | Read More

Trump hastens advent of multipolar world, China and the global economy

Trump hastens advent of multipolar world, China and the global economy
USA’s president Donald Trump Trump hastens advent of multipolar world, China and the global economy Tuesday 22 October 2019 –  Vol. 10 Ed.43.1 Commentary: Trump hastens advent of multipolarity By Meghnad Desai in London Donald Trump is not a ‘cold war hawk’, as every US president...
October 22nd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, News, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 21 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 21 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 21 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 21, 2019 Global Markets Global equity indices advanced on Monday amid hopes for progress in the US/China trade dispute. All eyes are on the Brexit developments, with the leader of the House of Commons...
October 21st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, and more

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, and more
IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW   Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 14-18 October 2019, Vol.10 Ed.42 Most-Read Commentary Imperilled co-operation at IMF annual meetings: With multilateral co-operation...
October 19th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Insight, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Bermuda Premier Announces Commitment to Digital Currencies at Tech Summit

Bermuda Premier Announces Commitment to Digital Currencies at Tech Summit
Premier David Burt, BDA board member Jessel Mendes and Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire Bermuda Premier Announces Commitment to Digital Currencies at Tech Summit Hamilton, Bermuda, October 17, 2019 – Premier David Burt officially opened the Bermuda Tech Summit yesterday and announced the country would...
October 18th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

New Absa-OMFIF report: African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets

New Absa-OMFIF report: African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets
New Absa-OMFIF report: African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets, Absa-OMFIF report finds Consistent improvements since 2017 launch of Africa Financial Markets Index Average overall score...
October 18th, 2019 | Banking, Energy, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 18 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 18 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 18 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 18, 2019 Global Markets In the first day of the two-day European Council meeting yesterday, EU leaders approved a new Brexit deal that was agreed between the UK government and the EU. However, as things...
October 18th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 17 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 17 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 17 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 17, 2019 Global Markets Market worries prevail over whether the EU and the UK can reach a deal-based Brexit in time for the two-day European Council meeting which starts later today. With market focus...
October 17th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, Examining prospects for monetary and fiscal policy coordination

Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, Examining prospects for monetary and fiscal policy coordination
Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, Examining prospects for monetary and fiscal policy coordination Thursday 17 October 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.42.3 Commentary: Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs By Chris Papadopoullos in London The macroeconomic consensus favours fiscal easing in Europe, but those countries...
October 17th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – View the developing agenda

Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – View the developing agenda
Following from Marine Money: Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – View the developing agenda 20th Annual Ship Finance Forum, Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Convene, 117 West 46th Street, New York City We are pleased to share with you the developing agenda for our 20th Annual Ship Finance Forum “Ready...
October 16th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Latin American Markets & Opportunities

Latin American Markets & Opportunities
Latin American Markets & Opportunities Lunchtime Seminar THE EAST INDIA CLUB, Thursday 14 November / 12.00 to 15.00 In association with NTL Trust and The Wealth Forums, JLR Ltd invite guests to a lunchtime seminar dedicated to the world of Latin American business, cross-jurisdictional requirements,...
October 15th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Markets | Read More

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, The journey to central bank digital currencies

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, The journey to central bank digital currencies
IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, The journey to central bank digital currencies Tuesday 15 October 2019 –  Vol.10 Ed.42.2 Commentary: IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy By Mark Sobel in Washington The International Monetary Fund’s resource base faces peril. The Trump...
October 15th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 14 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 14 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 14 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 14, 2019 Global Markets Asian bourses firmed in today’s session while USTs came under pressure following progress in US-China trade negotiations and positive developments regarding Brexit. US markets...
October 14th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Imperilled co-operation at IMF annual meetings, Global gold demand podcast

Imperilled co-operation at IMF annual meetings, Global gold demand podcast
. Imperilled co-operation at IMF annual meetings, Global gold demand podcast Monday 14 October 2019  – Vol.110 ed.42.1 Commentary: Imperilled co-operation at IMF meetings By Mark Sobel in Washington As always, the global economy will be top of agenda at the International Monetary Bank-World...
October 14th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets | Read More

Sobel on Carney’s futuristic ideas, Global gold demand, and more

Sobel on Carney’s futuristic ideas, Global gold demand, and more
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney Sobel on Carney’s futuristic ideas, Global gold demand, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 7-11 October 2019, Vol.10 Ed.41 Most-Read Commentary Carney’s proposals for multipolarity: At this year’s...
October 12th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, News | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 11 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 11 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 11 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 11, 2019 Global Markets UST and German Bunds remained under pressure in early European trade amid increased optimism on the outcome of this week’s US/China trade negotiations and easing worries over...
October 11th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Marine Money New York / Nov 13th – Topics to be covered

Marine Money New York / Nov 13th – Topics to be covered
Marine Money New York / Nov 13th – Topics to be covered 20th Annual Ship Finance Forum,  Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Convene, 117 West 46th Street, New York City We are delighted to share the updated topic list for Marine Money’s 20th annual Ship Finance Forum New York on Wednesday, November...
October 10th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Euro-debt issuance rising in prominence, Meeting with Governor Marouane El Abassi

Euro-debt issuance rising in prominence, Meeting with Governor Marouane El Abassi
. Euro-debt issuance rising in prominence, Meeting with Governor Marouane El Abassi Commentary: Euro-debt issuance rising in prominence By Pierre Ortlieb in London The Bank for International Settlements points out in its most recent quarterly review that euro-denominated debt issuance is continuing...
October 10th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 9 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 9 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 9 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 9, 2019 Global Markets Tracking losses in Wall Street overnight, major European equities opened lower today amid fading hopes for a breakthrough in this week’s US/China trade negotiations. In FX...
October 9th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More