Posts Tagged ‘OMFIF’

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

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

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

Forthcoming OMFIF meetings

Forthcoming OMFIF meetings
Tara Rice, Bank for International Settlements Forthcoming OMFIF meetings Challenges to traditional banking: Shadow banking and BigTech Monday 28 October, 15:00 London There has been a significant shift in credit intermediation from traditional banking to the asset management industry. In addition,...
October 16th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | 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

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

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

Carney’s proposals for multipolarity, Regulating the growth of green finance

Carney’s proposals for multipolarity, Regulating the growth of green finance
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney Carney’s proposals for multipolarity, Regulating the growth of green finance Wednesday 9 October 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.41.2 Commentary: Carney’s proposals for multipolarity By Mark Sobel in Washington At this year’s Jackson Hole symposium, Bank...
October 9th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Living with deflation, Developing sustainable capital markets

Living with deflation, Developing sustainable capital markets
. Living with deflation, Developing sustainable capital markets Tuesday 8 October 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.41.1 Commentary: Living with deflation By Neil Williams in London The likelihood of Japan-style deflation emerging in other parts of the world is increasing, though this is more a process – a ‘crack...
October 8th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Trouble in US repo markets, Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing, and OMFIF’s latest Bulletin

Trouble in US repo markets, Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing, and OMFIF’s latest Bulletin
Trouble in US repo markets, Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing, and OMFIF’s latest Bulletin THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 30 September-4 October 2019, Vol.10 Ed.40 Most-Read Commentary Trouble in US repo markets: There are many reasons that...
October 5th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

Digital SDR to enhance payment systems, The Bulletin: Bugs in the system

Digital SDR to enhance payment systems, The Bulletin: Bugs in the system
. Digital SDR to enhance payment systems, The Bulletin: Bugs in the system  Thursday 3 October 2019 –  Vol.10 Ed.40.3 Commentary: Digital SDR to enhance payment systems By Bejoy Das Gupta and Miles Au Yeung Cross-border payments are growing rapidly, propelled by services trade, demand from...
October 3rd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, News, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing, Fed Talk podcast

Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing, Fed Talk podcast
Christine Lagarde Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing, Fed Talk podcast Wednesday 2 October 2019  – Vol.10 Ed.40.2  Commentary: Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing By Mark Sobel in Washington Mario Draghi, the departing European Central Bank president, has done his successor Christine...
October 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Bulletin: Bugs in the system

The Bulletin: Bugs in the system
The Bulletin: Bugs in the system Autumn 2019 Vol.10 Ed.4 Bugs in the system: Cyber readiness in global finance For law-abiding people, rapid advances in digitalisation offer convenience, ease of access and cost efficiency. For the criminally minded, it presents countless openings for large-scale cyber...
October 1st, 2019 | Corruption, IT and Communications, Safety and Security | Read More

UK judgment ‘victory for rule of law’, Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, and the RBI’s waning independence

UK judgment ‘victory for rule of law’, Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, and the RBI’s waning independence
UK PM Boris Johnson UK judgment ‘victory for rule of law’, Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, and the RBI’s waning independence THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 23-27 September 2019, Vol.10 Ed.39 Most-Read Commentary UK judgment...
September 28th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Insight, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

RBI’s waning independence, Public pensions: The shift into private markets

RBI’s waning independence, Public pensions: The shift into private markets
. RBI’s waning independence, Public pensions: The shift into private markets Thursday 26 September 2019 – Vol. 110 Ed.39.3 Commentary: RBI’s waning independence By Meghnad Desai in New Delhi In 2018, India’s finance ministry clashed with the Reserve Bank of India, saying it...
September 26th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, Monetary dominance in question

Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, Monetary dominance in question
Christine Lagarde Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, Monetary dominance in question Wednesday 25 September 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.39.2 Commentary: Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revoltBy David Marsh in Berlin Christine Lagarde, who takes over from Mario Draghi as European Central Bank...
September 25th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, News | Read More

A Spad with influence, Unlocking key sustainable finance policies

A Spad with influence, Unlocking key sustainable finance policies
A Spad with influence, Unlocking key sustainable finance policies Tuesday 24 September 2019  – Vol.10 Ed.39.1 Commentary: A Spad with influence By Brian Reading in London The unconventional power of British government ministers’ special advisers (Spads) has fascinated generations of politicians...
September 24th, 2019 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

OMFIF at the IMF-WBG annual meetings

OMFIF at the IMF-WBG annual meetings
New York City OMFIF at the IMF-WBG annual meetings OMFIF is convening a series of meetings alongside the International Monetary Fund-World Bank Group annual meetings in October. Click here to view the full programme. New York launch of the Global Public Investor 2019 Tuesday 15 October, 18:00, New...
September 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Capital markets look beyond EU, Fed divided, and what Lyons could bring to the Bank

Capital markets look beyond EU, Fed divided, and what Lyons could bring to the Bank
Capital markets look beyond EU, Fed divided, and what Lyons could bring to the Bank THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 16-20 September 2019, Vol.10 Ed.38 Most-Read Commentary Capital markets look beyond EU: One field for UK-Europe co-operation that is vital...
September 21st, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

What Lyons can bring to the Bank, Asia Infrastructure Forum 2019

What Lyons can bring to the Bank, Asia Infrastructure Forum 2019
Gerard Lyons What Lyons can bring to the Bank, Asia Infrastructure Forum 2019 Thursday 19 September 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.38.3 Commentary: What Lyons can bring to the Bank By Chris Papadopoullos in London Gerard Lyons’ candidacy for governor of the Bank of England may look like a pro-Brexit...
September 19th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

Fed divided ahead of key meeting, Capital Structure Forum 2019

Fed divided ahead of key meeting, Capital Structure Forum 2019
. Fed divided ahead of key meeting, Capital Structure Forum 2019 Wednesday 18 September 2019  – Vol.10 Ed.38.2 Commentary: Fed divided ahead of key meeting By Mark Sobel in Washington The Federal Open Market Committee meeting on 18 September will probably result in a 25 basis point cut in the...
September 18th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia

Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia
London Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia Tuesday 17 September 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.38.1 Commentary: Capital markets look beyond EU By David Marsh in London Relations between the UK and the rest of Europe in the economic and financial...
September 17th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Reports | Read More

Currency wars and dollar’s reserve role, Asia Infrastructure Forum 2019

Currency wars and dollar’s reserve role, Asia Infrastructure Forum 2019
.. Currency wars and dollar’s reserve role, Asia Infrastructure Forum 2019 Thursday 12 September 2019 Vol.10 Ed.37.3 Commentary: Currency wars and dollar’s reserve role By Mark Sobel in Washington The daily deluge of President Trump’s tweets about unfair currency practices has raised...
September 12th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets | Read More

Fed urged to block Trump re-election, Future of finance jobs

Fed urged to block Trump re-election, Future of finance jobs
William Dudley Fed urged to block Trump re-election, Future of finance jobs Tuesday 10 September 2019  Vol.10 Ed.37.1 Commentary: Fed urged to block Trump re-election By Darrell Delamaide in Washington There is no question that a former top Federal Reserve official stole the monetary policy show recently as...
September 10th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Reports | Read More