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‘Slow-burning crisis’ set to ravage India’s banks

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Bad debts could eat into profits and restrict lending, holding back recovery throughout the decade, according to Capital Economics.

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A record-breaking nine months for DCM and ECM

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First three quarters of this year have seen highest level of equity capital markets and debt capital markets activity since 1980.

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Banking leaders share digital transformation fears

October 28, 2020

Speed of technological change and the ethical conundrums it raises top concerns of over 300 senior executives in new survey.

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Achieving results during unpredictable times

October 29, 2020

Interview with Andrii Stepanenko, board member in charge of retail banking at Raiffeisen Bank International.

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Resetting the banking sector's moral compass

October 29, 2020

The dominant priority at major banks is the maximisation of short-term profits rather than serving the public interest.

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Can the largest fossil fuel financiers change?

October 29, 2020

JPMorgan has pledged to push clients towards aligning with the Paris Agreement.

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Will finance become as free as fish?

October 27, 2020

In the Brexit trade discussions, finance looks like being sacrificed to fish. Is finance ready to swim without borders?

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Workable ‘consolidated tape’ vital to EU capital markets union hopes

October 28, 2020

Establishing near real-time record of trade prices key to making pan-European project viable, says top European Commission official.

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Using Covid crisis to create a fairer more sustainable economic system

October 2, 2020

Financial sector has a key role in building a more resilient inclusive global economy, says the World Bank's Mahesh Uttamchandani.

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Jefferies' ECM team on the art of finding European equity ‘winners’

October 9, 2020

With investors drawn to European tech and healthcare stocks, it's been a busy period for ECM team.

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Moody’s downgrades UK banks as pandemic bites

October 23, 2020

Negative impact on creditworthiness will increase in proportion to severity and duration of crisis, says rating agency.

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Central bank digital currencies: are you ready?

October 7, 2020

As central banks push ahead with digital currency experiments, financial institutions must stay abreast of developments or risk being left behind.

Commodity markets in a changing world

Marcus Garvey, head of metals and bulks commodity strategy at Macquarie, on the impact of Covid-19 on metal prices and the trends shaping commodity markets.

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Egypt’s economy holds up despite pandemic

October 26, 2020

Country’s banks have benefited from economic circumstances with profitability and capital levels increasing.

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Supervisory technology is emerging as a dynamic new tool to help supervisors stay on top of systemic risks, but it also has downsides.

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