The Network for Greening the Financial System aims to bring about fundamental change. The central bankers who created it made a strong start but face serious challenges.
Central banks are striving to take practical steps to tackle climate change risks. Can they succeed?
Authors study major change in Germany’s bank deposit provision
Bundesbank president says policy normalisation should continue
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Located at the start of the Maritime Silk Road, the Guangdong–Hong Kong–Macau Greater Bay Area seeks to harness advanced technology and green finance to catch up with the economically advanced bay areas of New York, San Francisco and Tokyo.
The past 40 years have seen China transform from a recipient of global aid to a major economic centre in its own right. China is now seeking to deepen its markets, gradually open its borders to global financial flows, and promote new and innovative forms…
Over the past five years, China has invested more than $70 billion in Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) countries, of which there are now in excess of 100. Leading Chinese and international policy-makers explain how BRI efforts are progressing. This section…
The second Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) Survey of 28 central banks reveals that they view the BRI as a major driver of globalisation, with a high percentage of respondents expecting the initiative to provide a significant boost to GDP. So far,…
Reform of the financial system that brought about the 2007–08 financial crisis has not gone far enough and advanced and emerging market economies must find a more co-operative way forward to ensure globalisation can continue.
Multilateral rules and multilateral bodies will need to be upgraded in the coming years to better represent the shift in economic gravity towards Asia, which has emerged as the largest contributor to global growth during the past decade.
“Pure policy” and “information” shocks have very different effects on economy, researcher argues
Industrialised countries’ currencies differ in their influence on each other, researchers find
Deutsche Bundesbank’s distributable profit rises to €2.4 billion
Richer households’ incomes fell while Fed’s easing cushioned effects on middle and low earners
German company has helped central banks improve educational outreach to bolster national currency security
European Union’s highest court rejects German activists’ claim that PSPP breached constitution
German banks cut activity in sanctioned countries but subsidiaries may increase lending, paper finds
Long-term ultra-loose policy may have shifted natural rate of unemployment – Bundesbank head
Adding secondary markets to model significantly alters possible equilibria, authors say
IMF chief dismisses rumours linking her to upcoming changes in EU leadership positions; Bundesbank appoints executive board members; Thailand picks board member
Deutsche Bundesbank president recommends additional reforms and “sound” fiscal policy
Current methodologies suffer from significant uncertainty, researchers say
Fiscal expansion will support aggregate demand in coming year, says Bundesbank