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Syriza reaction: Exit fears overblown but bitter struggles to come

Central Banking | 26 Jan 2015

Economists respond to Greece’s new Syriza-led coalition government with mixed feelings, but see an exit from the euro as unlikely despite the coming north-south confrontation

Topics: Greece, Eurozone, euro, debt

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People: Bulgarian deputy dismissed by parliament; HKMA appoints director

Central Banking | 26 Jan 2015

Topics: Bulgarian National Bank, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Bank of Russia, Bank of Spain

State Bank of Pakistan slashes rates to decade low

Central Banking | 26 Jan 2015

Topics: IMF, State Bank of Pakistan, Pakistan, Interest rates, Reserves

Croatian central bank calls for solution to Swiss franc mortgage quandary

Central Banking | 26 Jan 2015

Topics: Croatian National Bank, Swiss National Bank, Swiss franc

Leading central bankers unsure about impact of technology on monetary policy

Central Banking | 26 Jan 2015

Topics: Mark Carney, Haruhiko Kuroda, Benoît Cœuré, ECB, Bank of England, Phillips curve, Bank of Japan

Eichengreen says central banks should worry more about deflation than 'profits and losses'

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Topics: Barry Eichengreen, Eurozone, Deflation, Japan, Federal reserve, Janet Yellen, quantitative easing, Forward guidance, Financial crisis

Ingves: Europe facing peer pressure on Basel III

Central Banking | 23 Jan 2015

Topics: Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS), Basel III, Stefan Ingves

Attack on Central Bank of Libya condemned by UN

Central Banking | 23 Jan 2015

Topics: Libya, Central Bank of Libya

Former Sri Lankan governor's passport seized by anti-bribery commission

Central Banking | 23 Jan 2015

Topics: Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka, Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Independence

Basel Committee signals shift towards Basel III implementation

Central Banking | 23 Jan 2015

Topics: Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Bank for International Settlements, Basel III, Leverage ratios

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