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EU's Covid-19 response a big step forward

May 22, 2020

The proposal for an EU-wide fund in response to the economic slump caused by Covid-19 is to be welcomed.

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EU regulators lift short selling ban, but could reimpose it

May 19, 2020

Securities regulators coordinate move, but could reinstate in event of extreme volatility.

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Foreign holdings provide Cambodian banks with a lifeline

May 15, 2020

Southeast Asian nation’s lenders are trying to look beyond pandemic in search of growth.

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Crédit Agricole CIB uses AI to accelerate data and compliance tasks

May 7, 2020

Crédit Agricole’s corporate and investment banking unit has taken a technology-first approach to risk and compliance.

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Sri Lanka looks to technology and BPO to develop its economy

May 6, 2020

Sri Lanka is adding higher skilled sectors to its traditional offerings of tourism and tea. 

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Coronavirus, consolidation and challengers: Sri Lankan banks' triple challenge

May 6, 2020

Banks in Sri Lanka are facing a triple threat that goes beyond the coronavirus pandemic.

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Saudi banks approach pandemic from a position of strength

April 29, 2020

Saudi banks, confident of surviving the crisis-driven lockdown, are speeding up their digital capacity and looking to support clients. 

Basel faces first major test – so far so good

April 27, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has hit the global economy, vindicating the tough reforms to the Basel framework. But will they survive? 

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The world after Covid-19

April 27, 2020

Silvia Pavoni assesses the economic and social consequences of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Will Morgan Stanley’s E-Trade move pay off?

April 8, 2020

Morgan Stanley’s purchase of online brokerage E-Trade came just weeks before Covid-19 began its global spread. How will the resulting operations be affected? 

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