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Asean development provides stark lesson for EU

April 1, 2016

The launch of the Asean Economic Community on January 1 represented the next stage of the economic grouping's integration, and stands in stark contrast to the EU's progress.

How much capital is enough?

April 1, 2016

Regulators are increasingly mistrustful of banks using internal models to calculate their capital requirements, but the alternatives are not trouble-free.

Whether the UK is in or out, the EU must face up to its problems

March 1, 2016

While the EU must address the immediate threat of a Brexit, issues more fundamental to its existence remain unresolved.

Don't expect regulators to solve volatile markets

January 25, 2016

Regulatory constraints on bank balance sheets may result in reduced market liquidity, but regulators are willing to pay that price to build more resilient financial institutions.

Chinese regulators and foreign investors need to meet in the middle

January 25, 2016

Worries over China's economy would abate if market authorities communicated better and avoided overzealous interventions. And, for their part, investors should keep their cool when faced with less-than-stellar growth figures.

CENTRAL BANKER OF THE YEAR 2016

Central Banker of the Year 2016

January 6, 2016

The Banker's Central Banker of the Year 2016 awards celebrate the officials that have best managed to stimulate growth and stabilise their economy. 

A 90-year search for the right model

January 4, 2016

Technology and markets may change, but the model for sound banking is still based on the same tenets as when our magazine was founded.

Capital markets union – a quick fix to Europe’s growth problems?

January 4, 2016

Strengthening EU equity and venture capital markets is a valuable idea, but its success will still depend on a change in investor attitudes and a reduction of sovereign risks.

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Finance Minister of the Year 2016

January 4, 2016

The Banker's Finance Minister of the Year 2016 awards celebrate the officials that have best managed to stimulate growth and stabilise their economy. 

Banker Awards 2015

The Banker's Bank of the Year Awards 2015

December 3, 2015

The Banker’s Bank of the Year awards continue to go from strength to strength, even as banks the world over face increasing challenges. This year, we made awards in 152 countries.

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