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Fund’s Global Financial Stability Report and World Economic Outlook updates show concern over insufficiency of eurozone stress tests, links between banking and sovereign risks
Asian regulators note the risk of future market volatility due to fund outflows from the region or external global difficulties, suggesting that both Chiang Mai and short selling are among topics th...
IMF executive directors support greater Fund role in surveillance of cross-border capital flows and creation of rules for capital account policies
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European leaders endorse EFSF model, as facility gears up for debut issuance of up to €5 billion
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Trinity College's Lucey adds, "Thank God we have an honest central bank governor. He's the first official to call it as he sees it."
Governor of the Bank of Spain suggests Irish officials ask for help as fears grow that Dublin’s resistance to a bailout will trigger contagion
European Central Bank's Vítor Constâncio says central counterparties should get access to central bank liquidity so long as they're regulated
IMF's latest financial stability report strikes a cautionary note about the stalled economic recovery
Amundi names senior fixed income investors
Investors remain under-allocated to emerging market debt, despite emerging countries growing more rapidly – and, in many cases, boasting healthier balance sheets – than developed economies, pane...
Nomura chief economist Richard Koo warns the US and European economies face double-dip recession and a prolonged period of economic stagnation if stimulus is cut too soon.
The US banking system at risk from commercial real estate woes, the IMF’s first Financial Sector Assessment Programme says
Goldman Sachs investor survey suggests 10 of the 91 banks will fail, requiring an extra €37.6 billion in capital
Barclays Capital senior economist praises dynamic provisioning approach to loan losses
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