Central Banking | 21 Jan 2015
Speaking in Davos, Zhou Xiaochuan says 'monetary policy is not a panacea to reach targets', while Kenneth Rogoff says ECB QE will not be 'big enough'
Central Banking | 20 Jan 2015
Speaking in London, former US treasury secretary says there is need to move beyond 'Calvinist idea' that debt is bad; questions impact of QE, macro-prudential policies
Central Banking | 08 Jan 2015
Swedish central bank prepared to launch unconventional measures in February, minutes reveal; board member says currency interventions inappropriate as other countries struggle
Central Banking | 07 Jan 2015
Staff paper examining housing markets in Denmark, Ireland, Spain and the Netherlands also proposes restricting banks' ability to pay dividends in order to absorb losses
Central Banking | 06 Jan 2015
US and eurozone sectors similar in size according to working paper, which says other measures fail to account for ‘non-traditional banking activities carried out by the banks themselves'
Central Banking | 05 Jan 2015
ECB crisis measures have greater impact on GDP growth in countries where banks are well capitalised, researchers find
Central Banking | 19 Dec 2014
The expansionary effect of higher public investment in Germany ‘substantially strengthened' when supported by an accommodative monetary policy stance, according to working paper
Central Banking | 18 Dec 2014
Working paper suggests asset purchases could be a way to anchor interbank rates, but the policy faces a number of difficulties; absorbing excess liquidity another option
Central Banking | 16 Dec 2014
Central bank says the government should not set a target date for entry into the eurozone; raises concern over pace of economic convergence and costs of joining
Central Banking | 11 Dec 2014
Final standards for securitisations impose tougher capital requirements despite banks’ complaints that the rules are ‘punitive’; reduces reliance on external ratings
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