Global Finance Magazine
Some green shoots lurk beneath the region’s raging civil wars, economic woes and political unrest.
Global Finance held its annual Transaction Processing Awards ceremony in Singapore in October, during SWIFT’s annual Sibos conference. Leading financial executives from banks were present to accept their awards and honor other recipients.
Awards & Rankings
LIMA, PERU, OCTOBER 10, 2015
Global Finance presented awards to the top banks in its annual Safest and Best Banks rankings at an awards ceremony, held in conjunction with the IMF/World Bank meetings.
From the Wires
By Jeffrey Sparshott and Eric Morath WASHINGTON--U.S. consumer spending grew only slowly in October while Americans stepped up their savings, a sign of caution among households that could weigh on the economy heading into the final months of the year. ...
By Eric Morath and Jeffrey Sparshott WASHINGTON--Orders for long-lasting goods rose in October, a sign demand for manufactured products could be firming after falling for most of the year. New orders for durable goods--refrigerators, combines and other products designed to ...
By Eric Morath and Jeffrey Sparshott The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits decreased last week, a healthily signal for the labor market. Initial jobless claims, a proxy for layoffs across the U.S., fell by 12,000 to a ...