The world of fintech is littered with its own terminology. We explain some of the more widely used terms.
Global Finance takes the world’s central bank governors to school in our annual “report cards” grading their economic stewardship.
Global Finance’s annual evaluation of the work of the world’s central bankers found some stellar performances, and some dismal ones. The toughest challenge for many: propping up falling prices.
Global Finance unveils its annual list of the best banks globally, regionally and by country. The winners have provided the best service to clients.
The industry retrenches, redefining networks in response to client needs
Annual Awards honoring the Best Islamic Financial Institutions in the world.
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In its 2014 annual report published in February, RBS announced that CIB, which includes global transaction services, will reduce its geographical footprint from 38 to 13 countries.
In its 2013 report to Congress, the Export-Import Bank of the United States says that its “overriding mission is to create and sustain American jobs by supporting US exports.” But that very mission is under threat, with House Financial Services Committee chairman Jeb Hensarling, among others, seeking to abolish the bank.
Malaysia’s strong current account and FX reserves will safeguard it against external shocks, but high leverage and simmering ethnic tensions remain weak points.
Given the spate of recent fines by UK and US regulators against banks for failure to comply with anti-money laundering regulations, it’s worth exploring the question of why the banks keep coming up short. The most recent headline was the ...