UK regulator is using Google search engine algorithm to see if rulebook can be streamlined
“Affordability tracker shows many households struggle to find affordable housing”
Challenges remain, despite significant progress, Irving Fisher Committee reports
Agent-based modelling is still struggling to move from sidelines to mainstream
The Bank of Canada has been making “significant investments” in data, says senior director
Alberto Cavallo says online competition has changed pricing dynamics on- and offline
With regulators leveraging technological innovations to move towards informed, data‑driven decision‑making and automation, supervisory technology is attracting enhanced interest. Kimmo Soramäki and Phillip Straley examine how regulators are gaining…
Data centres are no longer equipped to handle the “uncontrollable” growth of data, Mohanty says
Corruption shocks negatively impact long-term real outcomes, authors say
Matlab code for estimating a dynamic factor model now available in online repository
News-parsing algorithms create temporary distortions and may cut liquidity, paper finds
The third Central Banking big data focus report delves further into recent trends as central banks grapple with the question of upgrading their approaches to data
Official institutions are maturing as big data users but there is plenty more work to be done.
Central Banking convened a panel of experts to discuss how central banks and other supervisors can maximise the potential of data, while overcoming hurdles to its collection and deployment
Big data is changing the way central banks think about the economy and oversee the financial system. In a forum sponsored by BearingPoint, Central Banking convened a panel of experts to discuss the innovative ways central banks are making use of big data.
With central banks becoming increasingly reliant on data, BearingPoint elaborates on the increasing role of innovative regulatory and supervisory technology in supervision.
As work in big data enters the mainstream for central banks, its policymaking and supervisory influence is expanding, prompting significant investment in new technologies.
The global financial crisis sparked a far-ranging overhaul of the international architecture for financial regulation, coupled with a deep reflection around the fitness-for-purpose and effectiveness of supervisory efforts, writes Anne Leslie-Bini.
Researchers analysed 15 million adverts over eight years to categorise jobs
Regulatory technology could prove effective in improving data reporting and supervisory monitoring, but central banks have a long way to go to making this a reality, writes Joel Clark.
RBI paper examined Google Trends to study growth in the Indian housing market
The International Monetary Fund’s first-ever overarching strategy on data aims to spread big data expertise among fund members. Louis Marc Ducharme discusses the upcoming challenges.
Money market data was “limited” and published too infrequently, says senior ECB official
Technology could lead to a society ruled by algorithms, if safeguards are not put in place, says Charles Randell