Tag archive for ‘Bank of England’
Howard Davies On Friday, June 26th, 2015

Deputy Governor of the Bank of England Howard Davies: Is Financial Repression Here to Stay?

There are several definitions of financial repression – and the repressors and the repressed tend to see things differently. But what financial repression usually involves is keeping interest rates below their More...

Daniel Gros On Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

Daniel Gros, Director of Center for European Policy Studies: The QE Placebo

BRUSSELS – It has now been nearly half a year since the European Central Bank declared its intention to buy some €1.1 trillion ($1.3 trillion) worth of eurozone bonds. When it first announced the so-called More...

Howard Davies On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Deputy Governor of the Bank of England Howard Davies: The Harm of Regulatory Disharmony

In the alphabet soup of institutions involved in the regulation of global financial markets, the FMLC – the Financial Markets Law Committee – is not very prominent. Given that it is based only in London, More...

Professor Barry Eichengreen On Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

Berkeley Economics and Political Science Prof. Barry Eichengreen: The Fed Under Fire

The Federal Reserve is under attack. Bills subjecting the United States’ central bank to “auditing” by the Government Accountability Office are likely to be passed by both houses of Congress. Legislation More...

Eli Horn On Saturday, January 24th, 2015

George Soros Reportedly Announces ‘Final’ Retirement

Hedge-fund pioneer George Soros, one of the world’s most influential and widely-respected individual investors, is apparently retiring for good, a report said. “The pound can at last sleep soundly. More...

Howard Davies On Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

Deputy Governor of the Bank of England Howard Davies: The $4.3 Billion Shrug

– In November, the United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced a settlement in which six banks would be fined a total of $4.3 billion for manipulating the foreign-exchange market. More...

Eli Horn On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Bank of England’s Deputy Chairman Bradley Fried Emphasizes Public Service, Support for Israel

  Bradley Fried, 49, could be described as the perfect antidote to the typically hard-nosed British financier. The Cape Town-born investor has a warm manner, infectious laugh and rarely wears a tie More...

Howard Davies On Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Deputy Governor of the Bank of England Howard Davies: The Spider of Finance

– The global system of financial regulation is extraordinarily complex. Partly for that reason, it is little understood. In order to explain it to my students at Sciences Po in Paris, I have devised More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Charles Brandes: Active Investment Strategies, Emerging Markets, Will Make a Comeback

One of the most closely followed value investors, Charles Brandes, who has modeled his approach after the legendary Benjamin Graham, told Advisor.Ca that active, rather than passive, investing strategies More...

Professor Nouriel Roubini On Monday, September 1st, 2014

NYU Professor Nouriel Roubini: Abenomics, European-Style

–  Two years ago, Shinzo Abe’s election as Japan’s prime minister led to the advent of “Abenomics, ” a three-part plan to rescue the economy from a treadmill of stagnation and deflation. More...

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