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China’s opening up of financial markets won’t be a smooth ride, official says -- What are policymakers afraid of? -- What are they hiding?

Beijing is committed to the reform of its financial sector, but external risks and domestics priorities mean the process could be bumpy

South China Morning Post… 685 more words

Financing My Baby’s Life

Like many people, I have not always been very responsible when it came to finances. My downslide started when I had to pay my own way through college and used loans and credit cards to do so. 757 more words

Single Mother

'Running for the exit’: How cross-border bank lending fell

Neeltje van Horen

Cross-border bank lending fell dramatically in the aftermath of Lehman Brothers’ failure as funding constraints forced banks to reduce their foreign exposures… 1,220 more words

Financial Stability

You can make a million excuses or you can make a million dollars- Unknown

“You can make a million excuses or you can make a million dollars”- unknown. 

It’s easier said than done but quite frankly my student loans, credit cards, medical bills and car payment has recently got the best of me and today. 60 more words

'As safe as houses': How a small corner of the US mortgage market nearly brought down the global financial system

Johnny Elliot and Benjamin King

In August 2007 problems were emerging in the US sub-prime mortgage market. Rising numbers of borrowers were getting behind on their repayments, and… 1,575 more words

Financial Stability

Lehman ten years on: more has changed than meets the eye

But is the restructured financial sector safe

MASOOD, who uses no other name, is the proprietor of the Express Café coffee cart that sits outside 745 Seventh Avenue in midtown Manhattan. 2,753 more words

The Economist

Appreciative Consumption - Thoughts for Labor Day Weekend

I love my mother’s hands. Her hands tell the story of a life lived in genuine appreciation of others and the natural world around her. Her hands represent an earnest attempt towards restoration, healing and comfort. 202 more words

Financial Management