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Analyses

April 2011

 Analyses - IMF sees easing threats to global stability but risks remain and much work left to be done    
 Analyses - UK Independent Banking Commission Report Rules Out Radical Reform with Focus on Competition     
 Analyses - The IMF/World Bank Spring Meeting and the G20 - Spoiled for Choice    
 Analyses - Identifying Systemically Important Financial Institutions    

 
March 2011  

 Analyses - IMF Analyses the Case for Taxes on Financial Transactions

February 2011  

 Analyses - The G20 Agenda, Monetary Stability and Capital Flows
 Analyses - UK Banking Reforming: What Are The Right Question?       
 Analyses - BIS Working Paper Takes a Further Look at Basel III Effect on Economic Performance       


January 2011

 Analyses - Risk of Economic Nationalism    
 Analyses - IMF Revises up Global Growth Forecast but Highlights Ongoing Financial Fragility       


November 2010   

 Analyses - Cross-Border Regulatory Coordination Needed     
 Analyses - OECD Takes a Look at the Economic Impact of Basel III
 Analyses - G20 Financial Regulatory Reforms: Navigating the Clash of National Interests
 Analyses - EU Autumn Forecasts Point to Sustained but Uneven Recovery 
 Analyses - The BIS Maps the New Capital & Liquidity Requirements and Bank Lending Spreads      

October 2010 

 Analyses - Mike Adams' paper on: "CEO Incentives, Monitoring & Corporate Risk Management: Evidence from Insurance Use"             
 Analyses - Financial Regulatory Reform: Comparative analysis of US vs EU   

June 2010

 Analyses - Plans Vary at Start of G20     


May 2010

 Analyses - A Week is a Long Time in the Markets       


April 2010

 Analyses - IMF: Financial Stress Eases - Risk Remain   
 Analyses - Taxing Times for Banks    
 Analyses - UK Elections: Implications for Regulations          
 Analyses - IMF Looks at Regulating Systemic Risk, Absorbing Global Liquidity and Making Trading Safer in OTC Derivatives          
 Analyses - IMF Looks at Absorption of Global Liquidity and Merits of Capital Controls         
 Analyses - IMF on Central Counterparty Role in OTC Derivatives Reform            
 Analyses - Bank Taxes & Levies - Fire Preventions or Sprinclers             


March 2010

 Analyses - European Financial Regulator Warns Against Political and Industry Resistance to Change   
 Analyses - India Budget Includes Reforms in the Areas of Financial Inclusion and Regulation   
 Analyses - IMF Publishes Views on EU Cross-Border Crisis Management Framework for Bank  
 Analyses - US Consumer Protection: Senate Waters Down Obama Reforms   
 Analyses - Basel III and "the Paradox of Financial Instability"     
 Analyses - Regulatory Arbitrage - The Case of Credit Default Swaps (CDS)    
 Analyses - BIS Report to G20 Points to Potential Gaps in the Regulation of Systemic Risk      
 Analyses - UK FSA Chairman Discusses Options for Managemnt Credit & Asset Prices        
 Analyses - Internatinal Initiatives to Tackle Bank Failure and Crisis Management Gain Traction Ahead of IMF and G20 Meetings       
 Analyses - UK Finance Minister Presents Budget - Outlines Principles for  a Systemic Risk Tax on Banks      
 Analyses - Malaysia's Central Bank Puts its Regulatory Response in the Context of the International Debate          
 Analyses - Bank of England's Mr Haldane Takes a Look at the Cost of Banking "Pollution"           


February 2010  

 Analyses - G7 - Financial Crisis and Regulation - Fire Prevention vs Better Sprinclers   
 Analyses - EU Finance Ministers Worry About Greece - but Also  Consider Response to US "Volker" Rule    
 Analyses - IMF Working Paper Discussed Risk and the Corporate Structure of Banks       
 Analyses - Geneva Association Issues Systemic Risk Report on Insurance   
 Analyses - ECB Reviews Securitisation Market and Considers Ways Forward 

January 2010

 Analyses - Obama Bank Reform Plans Give G7 Plenty to Discuss Next Week in Canada    
 Analyses - The BIS Issues Principles & Standards for Compensation in Financial Services    
 Analyses - IMF Consultation on Financial Sector Taxation    
 Analyses - Overview of China’s regulatory organisational structure and process
 

December 2009

 Analyses - Reforms to the Basel II Framework - BIS Committee to Report Soon
 Analyses - ECB Releases Financial Stability Review - Includes Studies on the ESRC, Systemic Risk and Asset Prices   
 Analyses - ECB-CFS Conference on Lessons to be Learned from the Financial Crisis       
 Analyses - ECB Keeps Interst Rates Unchanged but Initiates a Modest Exit Strategy   
 Analyses - OECD Outlines Framework for Efficient Financial Regulation   
 Analyses - CFA Survey on Dark Pools Suggests Concern Over Price Discovery Process  
 Analyses - The Uk Pre- Budget Report Outlines Finacial Reform Proposals and Levies a Tax on Bankers' Bonuses    
 Analyses - Uk Treasury Paper on Risk and Responsibility in the Financial Sector   
 Analyses - Basel Review of Bank Capital Proposals Eagerly Awaited by Equity Markets    
 Analyses - Bank of England Official Ponders a Smaller Role for Banks in Financial Intermediation  
 Analyses - Joint UK FSA nad HMT Paper on " Reforming OTC Derivatives Markets"   
 Analyses - Basel Committee Details Bank Capital Proposals - Leaves Wiggle Room for Transition           
 Analyses - The ECB Ponders the Challange for the European Regulatory Architecture    


November 2009

 Analyses - IMF Examines Ability to “Predict” Asset Price Bubbles   
 Analyses - G20 Finance Ministers Restate Aims of Balanced Growth/Progress  
 Analyses - Next Steps in US Regulatory Process    
 Analyses - World Bank Emphasises China's Role in Global Recovery    
 Analyses - OECD Predicts Economic Recovary and Reviews Financial Market Policy    
 Analyses - IMF - Countercyclical Prudential Regulations can Reduce Risk of Finacial Instability      


October 2009

 Analyses - UK FSA Study Suggests Raising Capital Standards can Produce a Positive Net Benefit    
 Analyses - Geithner Stresses that the US Government Will not Allow Firms to be “too-big-to-fail”    
 Analyses - IMF Raises Growth Forecasts for Asia    
 Analyses - ICFR Comment - Alternative Trading Platforms, Dark Pools  
 Analyses - ICFR Comment - Dealing with “too-big-to-fail”     
 Analyses - Financial Development - A Broader Perspective     
   

September 2009  

 Analyses - Unintended Consequences - The Future of Bank Capital
 

July 2009

 Analyses - Summary of Walker Review on Corporate Governance in UK Banks and Other Financial Industry Entities     


June 2009

 Analyses - Summary of the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation Report entitled: “A plan for regulatory reform”        
 

April 2009

 Analyses - Banks Should be Measured Equally, Globally     

 

January 2009

 Analyses - IMF Calls for Views on Financial Sector Tax   
 Analyses - BIS Report to G20 Points to Potential Gaps in Regulation of Systemic Risk    
 Analyses - EU Securities Supervisor Moots Price Disclosure Rules for "Dark Pools"     
 Analyses - Canada Worries A bout the Political Momentum for Reform of Financial Regulation   
 Analyses - US President Obama Propposes Measures to Restrict Size and Activity of Major Banks   
 Analyses - New Regulatory Body Launches in London