Emerging markets could see funds flowing back to them as central banks unwind quantitative easing and liquidity flows back to emering market assets.
Central Bankers Report Card 2017
Global Finance grades the world’s central bank governors on how well they have performed in the past year.
These are the ratings for central bank governors for the Americas region in 2017.
These are the rating for Central Bankers from the Asia-Pacific region in 2017.
These are the Central bank governor ratings for countries in Europe in 2017
These are the ratings for central bank governors from the Middle East and Africa regions in 2017.
After more than seven years at the head of Bank of Mexico, Agustín Carstens, 59, leaves a country “more resilient,” he tells Global Finance Magazine, as he moves to a new post at the Bank for International Settlements. With the Americas at risk from rising protectionism, Carstens emphasizes the benefits of NAFTA. It’s better, he says, to tackle directly the negative impacts of globalization than to push back against widely beneficial economic integration.
Infrastructure and economic development needs are challenging countries to provide jobs, as urban growth is poised to surge over the next decade.
With major multinationals scaling back in Africa, regional players of all sizes are embracing the opportunities left behind.
As it accepts bailout money and conditions, Mongolia seeks to develop a long-term economic plan to reduce its dependence on commodities.
Executives and institutions normally known for their big-ticket dealmaking and political pronouncements have taken on an almost activist stance in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey.
Corporate Finance & Capital
The company has changed plans to split into three separate companies following the merger between Dow Chemicals and DuPont.
Turkey has become the world’s most generous nation, going from development assistance recipient to top donor in just over a decade.
Turkey’s banking authority BDDK said total banking assets had increased 7.3% since the end of 2016, reaching a total of $826 billion.