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Saudi Arabia's economy likely to dip this year, says Institute of International Finance

Posted on18 Aug 2017
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Saudi Arabia's economy likely to dip this year, says Institute of International Finance Saudi Arabia’s economy is expected to contract slightly in 2017 before rebounding next year as the oil crash that began three years ago and heralded a prolonged period of low hydrocarbon prices impacts the ...

Ireland stays top euro zone center for financial special purpose vehicles

Posted on18 Aug 2017
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Ireland stays top euro zone center for financial special purpose vehicles Ireland remains the euro zone's largest center for financial special purpose vehicles, data from the European Central Bank (ECB) showed on Friday, placing it far ahead of closest rival Luxembourg. Such vehicles, many of which ...

What to Consider Before You Buy an Emerging-Markets Fund

Posted on11 Aug 2017
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What to Consider Before You Buy an Emerging-Markets Fund Investors are flocking back to emerging markets, after dumping billions of dollars of emerging-markets securities and funds late last year. For those who are thinking of following suit by putting their money to work in emerging markets, here ...

Barclays Appoints Former Citigroup Director As CEO Of International

Posted on11 Aug 2017
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Barclays Appoints Former Citigroup Director As CEO Of International LONDON (Alliance News) - Barclays Bank PLC on Thursday said it has appointed Barry Rodrigues as chief executive of Barclaycard International. Rodrigues will be based in New York. He joins Barclays following six years at Citigroup ...

We should not wait for another crisis to reform the finance industry

Posted on06 Aug 2017
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We should not wait for another crisis to reform the finance industry Economic theory is like a layer cake: Explanations within one layer make sense, but once you move to another layer, they no longer apply. Economist Steve Keen‘s new book “Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?” is an illustrative ...

Texas House approves $1.8 billion package of school finance bills

Posted on06 Aug 2017
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Texas House approves $1.8 billion package of school finance bills The Texas House on Friday passed a package of bills that would put $1.8 billion into public schools and help out struggling small, rural school districts. House members voted 130-12 to approve the lower chamber’s main piece of school ...

Asian Financial Crisis: Lessons Learned and Unlearned

Posted on28 Jul 2017
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One way to finance the golden years: Retire abroad Debates are taking place on whether there will be another financial crisis, whether in some part of the world or that is global in scope. Governments draw lessons from financial crises to adopt measures to prevent their recurrence. However, such ...

One way to finance the golden years: Retire abroad

Posted on28 Jul 2017
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One way to finance the golden years: Retire abroad Like many multinational companies, Italian engineering business Brembo relies on London to run its finances. The company, based close to the Alps, makes brakes for Formula One cars and motorbikes and sells them in 70 countries. Hundreds of millions ...

Brexit set to hurt Europe's finance system

Posted on21 Jul 2017
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Brexit set to hurt Europe's finance system Like many multinational companies, Italian engineering business Brembo relies on London to run its finances. The company, based close to the Alps, makes brakes for Formula One cars and motorbikes and sells them in 70 countries. Hundreds of millions of ...

China's financial efforts help offset global risks

Posted on21 Jul 2017
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China's financial efforts help offset global risks BEIJING - China's efforts to rigorously reform and continue opening up of its financial sector will contribute to global efforts to contain risks, said analysts. Against the backdrop of weak recovery from the financial crisis and policy ...

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