Events in Ukraine have changed the outlook for Russia. Now the country faces choices about its global role that could affect the rest of the world for decades. Which path will it take?
Global Finance Magazine
FRONTIER MARKETS REPORT | MOROCCO
Morocco boasts solid outward FDI, geopolitical stability and proximity to key markets, but corruption is commonplace.
REGIONAL REPORT | CENTRAL & EASTERN EUROPE
Central European countries are starting to recover, with growth accelerating in most markets. But the region’s banks still have some trials to overcome.
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The most commonly accepted definition of the wealthiest countries is to determine how rich the average resident of a country is.
There are two standard methods of measuring the wealth of countries and how rich or poor its inhabitants are. The measure most often used is Gross Domestic Product (GDP), which represents the size of a country’s economy. A refinement of ...
Awards & Rankings
NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 — Global Finance announced its 23rd Ranking of the World’s 50 Safest Banks during an online press conference at GFMag.com earlier today. The full list of the 2014 safest banks appears on the following page and will be published in the November issue.
Once again the safest banks in the world have explicit guarantees from AAA- rated governments, and European banks continue to dominate the top spots— holding the entire top 10. Banks from Singapore remain the strongest in Asia— holding three spots in the top 15, as are those from Chile in Latin America. Development banks represent a large contingent of the Top 50. TD Bank Group of Canada is the highest-ranked commercial bank, in 11th place.
From the Wires
By Paul Hannon The euro zone's trade surplus with the world widened in July, but seasonally adjusted figures pointed to a worrying decline in exports. The European Union's statistics office, Eurostat, said the trade surplus widened to 21.2 billion euros ...
By Gabriele Parussini MUMBAI--India's economy is on the way to recovery but the road ahead may be bumpy, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan said Monday. Mr. Rajan said strong export data and accelerating car sale growth suggest the ...
LONDON--Travel firms TUI Travel PLC (TT.LN) TUI AG (TUI1.XE) said Monday they have agreed the terms of their all-share merger, originally announced in June, creating a firm worth 6.5 billion euros ($8.41 billion). Under the deal, TUI Travel shareholders--other than ...