Bank for International Settlements’ head of web publishing Timo Laurmaa says Twitter more beneficial to profit-making companies; short releases help when reaching out to wider-than-usual audience
South African Reserve Bank governor Gill Marcus says knee-jerk reforms ignore failure of policymakers to raise standards before crisis; sober, measured approach to reform only credible way forward
Emergency measures brought in during the crisis are now doing more harm than good, annual report says
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Reciprocal currency swap agreements between central banks bolstered market stability in Korea during the crisis in 2007 and 2008
The viability of the Eurozone project continues to weigh on fixed income market, says chief investment officer of DB Advisors.
Spain and Portugal should follow Italy’s lead by tapping retail investors, says Barclays economist.
Regulators should ban dividend payments or curb banker pay to conserve cash, instead of championing Cocos, says economist
Political pressure played no part in ECB decision to buy bonds, says board member
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future