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2016: Chaos before a new era? Part 1

So the FTSE100 is down over 20% since the end of trading last year and it looks like pretty much most types of shares are getting hammered. 567 more words


Rescuing a SIFI, Halting a Panic: the Barings Crisis of 1890

Eugene White.

The collapse of Northern Rock in 2007 and Bear Sterns, Lehman Brothers, and AIG in 2008 renewed the debate over how a lender of last resort should respond to a troubled systemically important financial institution (SIFI). 1,657 more words

Financial Stability

Bankathon - 20 HDFC Branches Launched in Goa in One Day

HDFC Bank has inaugurated as many as twenty branches throughout Goa in a single day. The one-of-a-kind event was inaugurated by the State Chief Minister, Mr. 133 more words


Kwacha firms up against dollar

THE Zambian Kwacha and Nigerian naira maintained their trading range despite most currencies in the region depreciating against the United States (US) dollar as a result of mixed US jobs report, financial market players observe. 327 more words


Right Turn Only

One Way.

She walked down the streets of Midtown, chuckling at the irony of that sign. Because yeah, maybe it was referring to Madison Avenue, or Broadway, or the Avenue of the Americas, but some feeling she couldn’t quite shake led her to think that it symbolized her whole life. 1,414 more words


Economic Confidence

Is anyone else as disturbed by the notion that the economy improves solely on confidence. As in if people believe it is doing well it will do well? 383 more words