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Shadow banking is now worth trillions, and we have no idea how risky that is for our financial system

The fast-growing financial intermediaries known as shadow banks have provided a valuable service over the past decade, filling gaps in what traditional banks offer with innovative products and platforms. 701 more words

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Tackling misconduct risk

Financial Stability Board’s areas of focus and forward agenda

As is now customary, the Financial Stability Board (FSB) published a slew of reports ahead of the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Hangzhou. 1,426 more words

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Companies Unprepared for Low Carbon Economy Will Lose

Report to Financial Stability Board

Companies that do not plan for the inevitable low-carbon economy resulting from climate action sparked by the Paris Climate Change Agreement risk considerable financial losses and drops in value, argue a pair of leading economists from the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment. 358 more words

Climate Change

FSB: To Be or Not To Be

Siddhidatri Mishra of the Financial Times writes on the Lehman Brother’s role in the ‘Great Recession’ and risks, problems and solutions to shadow banking. 

The term shadow banking was first coined by Paul McCulley of the investment management firm PIMCO and consists of all banking activities which are similar to traditional banking activities, but are conducted outside the purview of traditional banking activities and its related regulations. 749 more words


Interview: Vartika Neeraj, Director (FSB)

The Financial Stability Board head, Vartika Neeraj, is a wildly efficient and powerful Director of committee. Siddhidatri Mishra of the Financial Times manages to catch her in-between busy times.  257 more words

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FSB: Risky Business

Siddhidatri Mishra of the Financial Times reports on the Financial Stability Board.

In the backdrop of various countries coming to terms with the aftermath of the 2007-08 financial crises, the Financial Stability Board (FSB) had circulated the agenda of transforming shadow banking into resilient market-based finance. 327 more words


FSB: Game of 'Shadows'

Siddhidatri Mishra from the Financial Times talks about the risky game of shadow banking.

The eruption of the financial crisis in 2007 had adverse effects on the World Economy. 367 more words