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UK launches probe into banking sector competition

Central Banking | 06 Nov 2014

Investigation will assess whether retail banking market is too concentrated, with barriers to entry and opacity under scrutiny

Topics: United Kingdom, Bank of England, Andrew Haldane, banks, Mervyn King

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Central Bank of Kuwait highlights improving banking sector health

Central Banking | 06 Nov 2014

Topics: Kuwait, Central Bank of Kuwait, banks, Islamic finance

Bulgaria hits back at EBA deposit insurance demands

Central Banking | 30 Oct 2014

Topics: Bulgaria, Bulgarian National Bank, Ivan Iskrov, banks, European Banking Authority

FSB spotlight catches assets moving into the shadows

Central Banking | 30 Oct 2014

Topics: Financial Stability Board (FSB), Shadow banking, Emerging markets, banks

Productivity gains in the banking industry affect interest rates, study finds

Central Banking | 29 Oct 2014

Topics: Bank of Spain, Spain, banks, Interest rates

Bank of England seeks global consensus on ‘fair and effective’ markets

Central Banking | 28 Oct 2014

Topics: Bank of England, United Kingdom, banks, Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (Mifid)

Bank of Mauritius governor hails ‘rejuvenated’ staff

Central Banking | 27 Oct 2014

Topics: Rundheersing Bheenick, Bank of Mauritius, banks

Fed issues tougher and broader 2015 stress tests

Central Banking | 24 Oct 2014

Topics: Fed, Stress tests, Dodd-Frank Act, banks

Fears surface over lack of trust among resolution authorities

Central Banking | 21 Oct 2014

Topics: Resolution, Europe, banks, Capital, debt

Philippines central bank raises minimum capital requirements

Central Banking | 20 Oct 2014

Topics: Central Bank of the Philippines, Philippines, banks

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