Veteran governor Mugur Isărescu has defended the central bank’s independence
From extreme weather to transition risks, the systemic challenge of climate change lies in the interconnectedness of risk. Amundi is helping to shape solutions by integrating climate risks across its asset classes and pushing public debate forward.
Increasing global concern about climate change is causing central banks to take notice of the issue and its potential implications. Frédéric Samama, head of institutional client coverage at Amundi, examines the findings of Central Banking’s survey on…
As climate-related risks to the financial sector become increasingly understood, central banks are demonstrating their willingness to develop capabilities to analyse the impact and modify their policies. A new survey indicates a watershed for central…
Weah alleges major “irregularities” by central bank as former governor’s trial continues
Ulrich Volz explores why strong leadership is required from central banks and supervisors to ensure the financial sector will be in a position to weather climate risks.
Arrest is part of investigation into alleged money laundering
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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.
Central bank given “last opportunity” to comply after continuing to “violate” earlier ruling
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,…
Governor says RBI may issue a revised circular after adverse legal ruling
Court strikes down tough RBI ruling on stressed assets
Some local media outlets allege deaths of central bank staff are linked to scandal
Four internal and three external MPC members will make monetary policy from May 8
Central bank says it has not softened stance, but court could force it to grant forbearance
“The relief TNB seeks is wholly incompatible with the public interest” – New York Fed
The move appears to specifically target The Narrow Bank’s business model, the firm says
Milton Weeks and two current CBL officials are due to appear in court today
Kroll report finds “discrepancies” in CBL’s handling of two banknote contracts
Patrick Njoroge says the law could be “devastating” for the Kenyan economy
What is the role of central banks when it comes to climate change risks?