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Year Of The Renminbi: Is Full Convertibility Around The Corner?

As trade denominated in yuan continues to rise at a phenomenal rate, its significance to global markets is quickly increasing. But even as the IMF considers adding renminbi to the basket of SDR reserve currencies and China’s global political clout rises commensurately, the country has yet to fully liberalize its markets—or its currency.

Regional US Transaction Banks Walk A Fine Line

Special Report | U.S. Transaction Banking
Dealing with the regulatory complexities faced by their larger peers and without some of the flexibility of their smaller brethren, US regional transaction banks are building international partnerships and investing in best-of-breed technology platforms in order to win, and hold on to, corporate clients.

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Call For Entries: Stars Of China 2015

Call For Entries: Stars Of China 2015

In the November 2015 issue, Global Finance will honor the best Chinese banks and RMB service providers in our exclusive, 8th annual, Stars of China special report.

Life Expectancy By Country

Life Expectancy By Country

Data on life expectancy offers insight into the health of countries around the world and, as such, into their citizens' chances and ability to prosper.

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Life Expectancy By Country

Life Expectancy By Country

Data on life expectancy offers insight into the health of countries around the world and, as such, into their citizens' chances and ability to prosper.

World Population Distribution By Country

World Population Distribution By Country

Population distribution refers to the arrangement or spread of people living in a given area and includes how the population of an area is arranged according to variables, such as age, race or sex.

Cities With Highest Cost Of Living

Cities With Highest Cost Of Living

These rankings measure the comparative cost of over 200 items, including housing, transportation, food, clothing, household goods, and entertainment. New York is used as the base city, comparing 214 cities against it.

Awards & Rankings

The Most Innovative Solutions For Consumers/Financial Institutions

The Most Innovative Solutions For Consumers/Financial Institutions

The Innovators 2015 - Transactions Services, is Global Finance's annual listing of the most innovative banks and fintech companies in treasury and transaction services. The firms in this category are honored for launching products or services that are transforming the transaction services landscape for consumers and financial institutions. Global Finance uses the OECD's Oslo Manual Of Innovation to evaluate honorees.

From the Wires

Australian Central Bank Keeps Rates Steady

SYDNEY--Australia's central bank kept interest rates steady Tuesday as expected by economists, while playing down any immediate risk posed to the economy by uncertainty surrounding Greece's debt negotiations and recent sharp falls in Chinese share prices. The cash rate remained ...