Maduro regime faces sanctions to prevent it accessing US financial system
The BIS chief speaks on the global safety net, emerging markets’ vulnerabilities and fintech challenges
Fund saw returns in the second quarter despite some difficult trading conditions
Policy stance remains accommodative as central bank forecasts rising inflation
Core inflation is much less co-ordinated across advanced economies, Bank of Spain paper finds
Governor says further rate rises likely this year as growth and inflation beat forecasts
Deputy governor highlights benefits to economy since adopting regime
Fate of the sovereign is increasingly linked to struggling oil company Pemex
It is necessary to react to “unstable” global economy, governor Héctor Valdez Albizu says
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 bank halted rate hikes in late 2018 as growth and inflation weakened
Fund is expected to sign off on first review of extended fund facility in June, providing $250 million
First official data release since 2015 says GDP fell by 22.5% in the year to the third quarter of 2018
Witteveen headed IMF during one of the most turbulent periods in monetary history
Events that impact markets have made it crucial to build resilient portfolios that are aware of downside risks. BlackRock explores the importance of protection in downturn scenarios for reserve managers.
Overall portfolio returns 9.1%, while equity investments yield 12.2%
Oil producers in the Mena region are expected to average budget deficits of 4% of GDP in 2019
Insight and perspectives from the world's leaders, premier policy-makers and financiers
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…
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.
Greater integration between advanced and emerging market economies during globalisation has made both more susceptible to risk of spillover – financial contagion and volatility. As the US continues to normalise its monetary policy, deputy governor of…
Reform of the system that brought about the financial crisis in 2007–08 has not gone far enough, writes Zhu Xian, IFF vice-chairman and vice-president of the New Development Bank. Developing countries are demanding greater influence in global economic…
CPI hits 2.3% in March, the highest level in five months