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Morocco boasts solid outward FDI, geopolitical stability and proximity to key markets, but corruption is commonplace.

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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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CALL FOR ENTRIES: Best FX Providers 2015

CALL FOR ENTRIES: Best FX Providers 2015

In January 2015, Global Finance will publish its selections for the World’s Best Foreign Exchange Providers. To submit for participation, please see more for details.

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Cost of Living Worldwide

The OECD defines a cost of living index (COLI) as an index that measures the change in the minimum expenditures that would be incurred by a utility-maximizing consumer, whose preferences or tastes remain unchanged, in order to maintaining a given level of utility (or standard of living or welfare).

The Poorest Countries in the World

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 ...

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BEST INTERNET BANKS 2014 – ROUND 1

BEST INTERNET BANKS 2014 – ROUND 1

In this first installment of a two-part series, Global Finance identifies the top online corporate and consumer banks by country and then by region, according to product or service category.

Global Finance Names The Safest Emerging Markets Banks In Sub-Saharan Africa 2014

Global Finance Names The Safest Emerging Markets Banks In Sub-Saharan Africa 2014

NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 — Global Finance magazine has named the Safest Emerging Markets Banks in Sub-Saharan Africa in an exclusive survey to be published in the November 2014 issue.

In addition to the Safest Emerging Markets Banks By Region, the report includes the following rankings: World’s 50 Safest Banks, World’s Safest Banks By Region, World’s Top 50 Safest Commercial Bank, Top 50 Safest Banks In Emerging Markets, Safest Islamic Financial Institutions In The GCC, World’s 50 Biggest Banks and the Biggest Emerging Markets Banks.

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LONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Rises As Scots Head To The Polls

By Sara Sjolin and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--London's benchmark stock index moved firmly higher on Thursday, as Scots headed to the polls to decide whether to stay in the U.K. or become an independent country. The FTSE 100 ...

Russia Admits Sanctions Are Hurting

By Alexander Kolyandr MOSCOW--Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev acknowledged Thursday that Western sanctions against Russia are taking their toll on the country's economy, the starkest admission yet by the country's leadership that the restrictions are hurting. Speaking at a government ...

U.S. Household Wealth Hits Fresh Record

Americans' wealth hit the highest level ever in the second quarter amid a rise in stock and home prices, prompting consumers to ramp up their borrowing--a development that could boost the economic recovery. The net worth of U.S. households and ...