Secrets to Managing the Bulge

My earliest recollection of economic sanctions was in 1984 … during apartheid years.
The An... Continue Reading

Gregory Silberman

Chief Investment Officer, Atlanta Capital Group

November 17, 2016

Mr. Trump: Can You Deliver it?

Financial markets seem to believe that president-elect Trump can deliver higher growth and inflation... Continue Reading

Otaviano Canuto

Executive Director, World Bank

November 16, 2016

Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) may soon run out of steam

Technical update on the Saudi Arabia stock exchange - Tadawul. There is now a reasonable argument th... Continue Reading

Bruce Powers

Chief Technical Analyst, MarketsToday.net/en/

November 14, 2016

Determination of incentives for the life insurance sales force

How to put incentives in their risk context. Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

November 12, 2016

World’s Biggest Currency Modification

World’s biggest exercise in currency demonetization of $230 bn is in operation in India amounting ... Continue Reading

Satyendra Nayak

Consultant, Spectrafin, Author, Professor

November 11, 2016

“Am I Too Late To Short The Renminbi?” (And Other Questions Answered)

Interesting Q & A's on Capital Markets Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

November 9, 2016

Cyber security and the board

Risk needs to be expressed in terms of the potential for a breach to affect the achievement of the ... Continue Reading

Norman Marks

Practitioner & Thought Leader, Internal Audit / Risk Management / GRC

November 8, 2016

Government Spending on Education v.s. Labour Productivity

The chart shows that the UK, when compared to other EU countries with strong economies, has one of t... Continue Reading

Aimee Allam

Programme Director, Economic Research Council

November 4, 2016

The Global Economy Remains Unbalanced

Discussions around large current account imbalances among systemically relevant economies as a threa... Continue Reading

Otaviano Canuto

Executive Director, World Bank

November 3, 2016

Protectionist Creeps

WASHINGTON, DC – Prospects for growth in global trade in 2016 and 2017 have been downgraded again.... Continue Reading

Otaviano Canuto

Executive Director, World Bank

November 2, 2016

Central bank responsibilities are shifting: Expert

The narrative that QE is working has changed and central banks are looking to governments for fiscal... Continue Reading

Rainer Michael Preiss

Capital Markets & Investments Expert, Portfolio Strategist

November 1, 2016

A revolution in risk management

The management of risk, whether you call it enterprise risk management, strategic risk management, o... Continue Reading

Norman Marks

Practitioner & Thought Leader, Internal Audit / Risk Management / GRC

October 27, 2016

World Retail Banking Report 2016

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Interfima Editor

Editor, Interfima

October 26, 2016

EU Nations’ Reliance on Trade with the UK

The chart shows some aspect of each nation’s position on trade with the UK in the run up to Articl... Continue Reading

Aimee Allam

Programme Director, Economic Research Council

October 25, 2016

What’s Ailing The Brazilian Economy?

Brazil's GDP is poised to decline by close to 7% in 2015-2016. Per-capita GDP in 2016 is likely... Continue Reading

Otaviano Canuto

Executive Director, World Bank

October 21, 2016

US Low Growth Syndrome and Federal Reserve

The US economy is growing at the rate of 2.1% since 2010. Yet it is still below trend rate of growth... Continue Reading

Satyendra Nayak

Consultant, Spectrafin, Author, Professor

October 20, 2016

What the IMF’s return means for Mongolia

The story of Mongolia's relationship with the International Monetary Fund is a tale of geopolit... Continue Reading

Rainer Michael Preiss

Capital Markets & Investments Expert, Portfolio Strategist

October 19, 2016

Why do people commit fraud?

People violate their organization’s code of ethics for all kinds of reasons. While there are some ... Continue Reading

Norman Marks

Practitioner & Thought Leader, Internal Audit / Risk Management / GRC

October 18, 2016

Who is John Galt?

In the year 2044, the world is gripped by an energy crisis and global warming, causing widespread so... Continue Reading

Gregory Silberman

Chief Investment Officer, Atlanta Capital Group

October 15, 2016

International Insurance Factbook 2016

In response to the globalization of the insurance business and the need for readily available data o... Continue Reading

Interfima Editor

Editor, Interfima

October 14, 2016

Net Investment in UK vs. Overseas Ordinary Shares by UK Financial Institutions

The chart shows that the year 2000 marked a turning point in financial institutions’ strategy, tur... Continue Reading

Aimee Allam

Programme Director, Economic Research Council

October 13, 2016

A Straitjacket to Help Brazil Fight Fiscal Obesity

Brazil’s GDP contraction since mid-2014 has multiple non-fiscal roots - Canuto (2016a; 2014) – b... Continue Reading

Otaviano Canuto

Executive Director, World Bank

October 11, 2016

Abusing Performance Metrics: Credit Suisse Edition

The SEC fined Credit Suisse $90 million for employees’ improper manipulation of two performance m... Continue Reading

Matt Kelly

Editor & CEO, RadicalCompliance.com

October 11, 2016

The Trouble with Sub-Saharan African Debt

Over the past decade, the Sub-Saharan African countries’ ability to draw on new debt in internatio... Continue Reading

Aleksandr Gevorkyan

Assistant Professor of Economics, St. Johns University

October 10, 2016

Deutsche Bank is ‘technically insolvent’: Expert

Michael Preiss, executive director at Taurus Wealth Advisors, talks about Deutsche Bank's probl... Continue Reading

Rainer Michael Preiss

Capital Markets & Investments Expert, Portfolio Strategist

October 7, 2016

World Out Of Whack: BOJ – Caution To The Wind

In this week’s edition of the WOW we’re covering BOJ monetary policy Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

October 6, 2016

Is a new maturity model for GRC the right model?

GRC is defined by OCEG, repeated in the section above, as “a harmonized set of capabilities that e... Continue Reading

Norman Marks

Practitioner & Thought Leader, Internal Audit / Risk Management / GRC

October 5, 2016

Brazil Needs an Honest Waste Loss

The Brazilian economy would benefit a lot from losing the waste caused by its lagging infrastructure... Continue Reading

Otaviano Canuto

Executive Director, World Bank

October 4, 2016

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