Posts Tagged ‘OMFIF’

European reset on climate change, Signs point to global recession, and more

European reset on climate change, Signs point to global recession, and more
. European reset on climate change, Signs point to global recession, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 2-6 December 2019, Vol.10 Ed.49 Most-Read Commentary European reset on climate change: A ‘green deal for Europe’ is building...
December 7th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment | Read More

Signs point to global economic recession, Celebrate OMFIF’s 10th anniversary

Signs point to global economic recession, Celebrate OMFIF’s 10th anniversary
Signs point to global economic recession, Celebrate OMFIF’s 10th anniversary Thursday 5 December 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.49.3 Commentary: Signs point to global economic recession By Desmond Lachman in Washington US economist Hyman Minsky never tired of warning that extended bull markets always...
December 5th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets | Read More

Cutting ECB inflation target ill-advised, Roundtable with Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker

Cutting ECB inflation target ill-advised, Roundtable with Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker
. Cutting ECB inflation target ill-advised, Roundtable with Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker Wednesday 4 December 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.49.2 Commentary: Cutting ECB inflation target ill-advised By Mark Sobel in Washington The European Central Bank’s new president, Christine Lagarde,...
December 4th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Reports | Read More

European reset on climate change, Ensuring financial stability at a time of high global debt

European reset on climate change, Ensuring financial stability at a time of high global debt
.   European reset on climate change, Ensuring financial stability at a time of high global debt Tuesday 3 December 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.49.1 Commentary: European reset on climate change By David Marsh in London A ‘green deal for Europe’ is building momentum following massive public...
December 3rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Pollution | Read More

New Fed reports fall short on risks, Statism v. ‘safety first’ in UK election, and more

New Fed reports fall short on risks, Statism v. ‘safety first’ in UK election, and more
Fed Chair Jerome Powell New Fed reports fall short on risks, Statism v. ‘safety first’ in UK election, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 25-30 November 2019, Vol.10 Ed.48 Most-Read Commentary New Fed reports fall short on risks: In 2018...
November 30th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Mighty dollar maddens Trump, Economic priorities for Asia in 2020

Mighty dollar maddens Trump, Economic priorities for Asia in 2020
. Mighty dollar maddens Trump, Economic priorities for Asia in 2020 Thursday 28 November 2019 –  Vol.10 Ed.48.3 Commentary: Mighty dollar maddens Trump By Desmond Lachman in Washington It is no secret that President Donald Trump is displeased with the dollar’s strength. Whether there is...
November 28th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets | Read More

Statism v. ‘safety first’ in UK election, World Gold Council podcast

Statism v. ‘safety first’ in UK election, World Gold Council podcast
Jeremy Corbyn Statism v. ‘safety first’ in UK election, World Gold Council podcast Commentary: Statism v. ‘safety first’ in UK election By Denis MacShane in London The manifesto submitted by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn in the run up to the 12 December UK general election contains...
November 27th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets | Read More

India hands economic reins to China, Boris Johnson on the campaign trail, and more

India hands economic reins to China, Boris Johnson on the campaign trail, and more
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi India hands economic reins to China, Boris Johnson on the campaign trail, and more 18-22 November 2019, Vol.10 Ed.47 THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world Most-Read Commentary India hands reins to China: Amid ongoing tensions...
November 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Quelling German excess saving, Making Europe competitive

Quelling German excess saving, Making Europe competitive
.. Quelling German excess saving, Making Europe competitive Thursday 21 November 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.47.3 Commentary: Quelling German excess saving By David Marsh in London Europe’s expectations of economic and monetary union have gone into reverse. Two decades ago, member states hoped...
November 21st, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Awkward truths on UK campaign trail, Project financing for infrastructure development

Awkward truths on UK campaign trail, Project financing for infrastructure development
UK PM Boris Johnson Awkward truths on UK campaign trail, Project financing for infrastructure development Wednesday 20 November 2019 Vol.10 Ed.47.2 Commentary: Awkward truths on UK campaign trail By John Nugée in London When UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson finally succeeded in persuading parliament...
November 20th, 2019 | Comment, Construction, Finance, Markets, Politics and Government | Read More

India hands economic reins to China, Future of supervisory technology for central banks

India hands economic reins to China, Future of supervisory technology for central banks
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi India hands economic reins to China, Future of supervisory technology for central banks Tuesday 19 November 2019 –  Vol.10 Ed.47.1 Commentary: India hands economic reins to China By Joergen Oerstroem Moeller in Singapore Amid ongoing tensions with Beijing,...
November 19th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance | Read More

Second Plaza accord, Italian surrealism, and more

Second Plaza accord, Italian surrealism, and more
Second Plaza accord, Italian surrealism, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 11-15 November 2019, Vol.10 Ed.46 Most-Read Commentary Scepticism on second Plaza accord: In 1985, the G5 agreed on a currency pact, the so-called Plaza accord. In recent...
November 16th, 2019 | Banking, Finance | Read More

Trump’s unmet economic promises, Making Europe competitive

Trump’s unmet economic promises, Making Europe competitive
USA’s president Donald Trump Trump’s unmet economic promises, Making Europe competitive Thursday 14 November 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.46.3 Commentary: Trump’s unmet economic promises By Desmond Lachman in Washington President Donald Trump is adamant the US economy has never performed...
November 14th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Italy a picture of political surrealism, Europe at a crossroads

Italy a picture of political surrealism, Europe at a crossroads
Italy a picture of political surrealism, Europe at a crossroads Wednesday 13 November 2019  Vol.10 Ed.46.2 Commentary: Italy a picture of political surrealism By Antonio Armellini in Rome Italy’s political crisis appears surreal even by the country’s well-worn standards. Objective factors...
November 13th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Politics and Government | Read More

Scepticism on second Plaza accord, Brazilian economic outlook and challenges ahead

Scepticism on second Plaza accord, Brazilian economic outlook and challenges ahead
.. Scepticism on second Plaza accord, Brazilian economic outlook and challenges ahead Tuesday 12 November 2019  – Vol.10 Ed.46.1 Commentary: Scepticism on second Plaza accord By Mark Sobel in Washington In 1985, the G5 agreed on a currency pact, the so-called Plaza accord. In recent weeks, market...
November 12th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

ECB-German charm offensive, Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, and more

ECB-German charm offensive, Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, and more
Olaf Scholz ECB-German charm offensive, Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 4-8 November 2019, Vol.10 Ed.45 Most-Read Commentary ECB-German charm offensive: In the first act in an elaborate series of manoeuvres...
November 9th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Central banks take on social media – OMFIF GPI 2019 special report

Central banks take on social media – OMFIF GPI 2019 special report
Central banks take on social media – OMFIF GPI 2019 special report   Most followed central banks on Twitter Global Public Investor 2019: Social media has become a pillar of central banks’ communications strategies. These institutions employ a broad array of tools, from music videos to Twitter...
November 8th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

ECB-German charm offensive, The future of the euro area: Capital market integration

ECB-German charm offensive, The future of the euro area: Capital market integration
Olaf Scholz ECB-German charm offensive, The future of the euro area: Capital market integration Thursday 7 November 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.45.3   Commentary: ECB-German charm offensive By David Marsh in London The European Central Bank’s long-awaited charm offensive aimed at German public...
November 7th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, How fintech can promote gender balance

Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, How fintech can promote gender balance
. Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, How fintech can promote gender balance Wednesday 6 November 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.45.2 Commentary: Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony By Darrell Delamaide in Washington There was a time when central bankers were seen and not heard. All this has changed....
November 6th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, HR, Markets, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra and the global monetary system, and more

‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra and the global monetary system, and more
‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra and the global monetary system, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 28 October-1 November 2019, Vol.10 Ed.44 Most-Read Commentary ‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE: In...
November 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Insight, Reports | Read More

Claustrophobia on Fed balance sheet, The future of regulation

Claustrophobia on Fed balance sheet, The future of regulation
Claustrophobia on Fed balance sheet, The future of regulation Thursday 31 October 2019  –  Vol.110 Ed.44.3 Commentary: Claustrophobia on Fed balance sheet By Pierre Ortlieb in London The US Federal Reserve’s key challenge for the next six months is managing its liabilities. For central...
October 31st, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance | Read More

‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra: Practicalities, technology, and the future of payments

‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra: Practicalities, technology, and the future of payments
‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra: Practicalities, technology, and the future of payments Wednesday 30 October 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.44.2 Commentary: Only one justification for fresh ECB QE By Valentin Lazea in Bucharest In November the European Central Bank will restart...
October 30th, 2019 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

In conversation with Libra co-creator Christian Catalini, Asia launch of Gender Balance Index

In conversation with Libra co-creator Christian Catalini, Asia launch of Gender Balance Index
. In conversation with Libra co-creator Christian Catalini, Asia launch of Gender Balance Index Tuesday 29 October 2019   – Vol.10 Ed.44.1 In Conversation: Libra and the global monetary system Christian Catalini, Teunis Brosens and Bhavin Patel The Libra Association’s proposed global digital...
October 29th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

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