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FINANCIAL SYSTEM Press Releases

International Seminar on Greening Africa#s Financial System Held in Morocco Co-hosted by Tsinghua Stcoks—02 Jul 19

The International Seminar on Greening Africa's Financial System, co-hosted by Tsinghua University and Casablanca Finance City, was held on June 25th-26th in Morocco, Casablanca. This seminar, as part of the Green Finance Leadership Program (GFLP)

มหาวิทยาลัยชิงหวา ร่วมกับ เมืองคาซาบลังกา ประเทศโมร็อกโก จัดงานสัมมนานานาชาติว่าด้วยการพัฒนาระบบการเ หุ้น—02 Jul 19

มหาวิทยาลัยชิงหวา และ คาซาบลังกา ไฟแนนซ์ ซิตี้ ร่วมกันเป็นเจ้าภาพจัดงานสัมมนานานาชาติว่าด้วยการพัฒนาระบบการเงินสีเขียวของแอฟริกา (The International Seminar on Greening Africa's Financial System) ระหว่างวันที่ 25-26 มิถุนายน ในเมืองคาซาบลังกา

IMF Executive Board Approves Indias 2017 Financial System Stability Stcoks—22 Dec 17

On November 17, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) discussed the Financial System Stability Assessment (FSSA) of India.[1] Since the 2011 Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP), India has recorded strong growth in both

The World Bank and Vietnam Work to Strengthen Financial Systems Stcoks—15 Dec 17

HANOI, December 14, 2017 – A new World Bank report, jointly launched today with Vietnam's Ministry of Finance, will support the development of a sound financial reporting institutional framework, by improving understanding of high-quality corporate

IMF Executive Board Approves Indonesias 2017 Financial System Stability Stcoks—13 Jun 17

On May 24, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) discussed the Financial System Stability Assessment (FSSA) of Indonesia. [1] Since the 2010 Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP), Indonesia's macroeconomic performance

IMF Executive Board Completes the First Reviews under the Extended Credit Facility and Extended Stcoks—02 May 17

- Program is on track, growth has returned, and the authorities remain committed to sound economic management - Efforts to rehabilitate the financial system continue and structural reforms are advancing - Monetary policy is focused on price stability

MSCI ESG Research Assigns YES BANK #AAA# Rating Stcoks—15 Dec 16

YES BANK, India's fifth largest private sector bank, has been upgraded by MSCI ESG Research to AAA Rating from AA rating. The MSCI ESG Report has highlighted YES BANK's key strengths in Financial Product Safety, Corporate Governance, and Financial System

Financial Sector Reforms are Crucial for Sustained, Inclusive Growth in Europe and Central Stcoks—07 Dec 16

Warsaw, 6 December, 2016 – Financial sector development must go beyond improving access to bank credit. Financial systems should develop in a balanced way through both bank and non-bank subsectors, including capital markets, the insurance sector,

In Poland, Financial Sector Reforms are Crucial for Sustained, Inclusive Stcoks—07 Dec 16

Warsaw, 6 December, 2016 – Financial sector development must go beyond improving access to bank credit. Financial systems should develop in a balanced way through both bank and nonbank subsectors, including capital markets, the insurance sector,

IMF Concludes Staff Visit to Nicaragua Stcoks—06 Dec 16

Despite challenging external conditions, economic activity remains buoyant The financial system appears to be robust, notwithstanding strong credit growth Nicaragua needs to continue strengthening its public finances by creating fiscal buffersA staff

China central bank to keep liquidity ample, curb asset bubbles Stcoks—09 Nov 16

China's central bank said that it will maintain ample liquidity in the country's financial system while taking steps to prevent asset bubbles in an increasingly leveraged economy. In its third-quarter monetary policy implementation report, the People's

U.S. Treasury tells banks to provide details on cyber attacks Stcoks—26 Oct 16

The U.S. government on Tuesday told banks to include details about cyber attacks when filing mandatory reports on fraud and money laundering, saying that will help battle digital crimes that pose "a significant threat" to the U.S. financial system. The

FSB Chair updates G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors on progress in advancing the Stcoks—24 Jul 16

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) published a letter from Mark Carney, Chair of the FSB, which was sent to G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors ahead of their meeting in Chengdu on 23-24 July. In the letter, the FSB Chair notes that, thus

United Arab Emirates: A new era of slower growth Stcoks—14 Jul 16

High level of diversification does not make the UAE totally immune from the energy prices fall, retail and tourism challenged • Economic diversification, political stability and resilient financial system limit the effects of lower oil prices •

IMF Executive Board Approves Bosnia and Herzegovinas 2015 Financial System Stability Stcoks—10 Jul 15

On June 29, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) discussed the Financial System Stability Assessment of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH).1 The financial system in BiH is dominated by the banking sector. Banks account for about

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland Stcoks—29 May 14

On April 30, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation1 with Switzerland as well as the country’s 2014 Financial System Stability Assessment (FSSA). The growth of the Swiss economy has

BCBS removes selected national discretions Stcoks—22 Apr 15

The Basel Committee has agreed to remove certain national discretions from the Basel capital framework. National discretion allows countries to adapt the Basel standards to reflect differences in local financial systems. However, the use of national

Australian Bankers Association affirms country#s banking system stable Stcoks—01 Apr 14

SYDNEY, 1 April 2014: The Australian Bankers’ Association (ABA) today said the Federal Government’s Financial System Inquiry (FSI) is an important opportunity to ensure that Australia’s policy and regulatory settings allow the financial

World Bank Helps Serbia Improve Health Care System and Strengthen Confidence in the Financial Stcoks—26 Feb 14

Piloting centralized procurement for one-third of drugs used in Serbia has already saved 25 million EurosStrengthening the Deposit Insurance Agency will help to build a stronger financial sector in Serbia – critical for job creation and growth in

Fitch: Thai State Banks Resilient to Deposit Shifts Stcoks—19 Feb 14

The recent deposit pull-out from Government Savings Bank (GSB) highlights the potential risk that politics could play in undermining the Thai financial system, says Fitch Ratings. We had recently highlighted that the country's political turmoil has

SunGard appoints Marianne Brown as Financial Systems COO Stcoks—07 Feb 14

January 21st 2014 - SunGard, one of the world’s leading software and technology services companies, today announced that effective February 24, 2014, Marianne Brown will become the chief operating officer of its Financial Systems business. Ms.

IMF Executive Board Discusses Financial System Stability Assessment of the Kyrgyz Stcoks—20 Dec 13

December 19, 2013 On December 4, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) discussed the Financial System Stability Assessment1 of the Kyrgyz Republic. There is scope to further develop the Kyrgyz financial system, which would support

Investment Professionals in Asia Pacific Show Tempered Optimism on Economic Growth in Concerned General—18 Dec 13

Annual CFA Institute survey finds increasing confidence in APAC economies; need for key reforms to strengthen financial system Investment professionals in Asia Pacific (APAC) are more optimistic about economic prospects for the coming year although they

Palestine Monetary Authority issues Financial Stability Report 2012 Stcoks—08 Oct 13

October 2nd 2013 - The Research and Monetary Policy Department in PMA issued the Financial Stability Report in Palestine for 2012, which highlighted the situation of financial stability, developments in various aspects of the financial system during the

Innovation key to progress in Thailand: BOT Governor General—01 Oct 13

Bank of Thailand Governor Dr. Prasarn Trairatvorakul made an impassioned plea for innovation as a key to progress in Thailand. Delivering a talk on the “Global Financial System and Challenges in Thailand” at the AIT Dinner Talk jointly

Photo Release: Governor of the Bank of Thailand speaks at the AIT Charity Dinner General—30 Sep 13

Dr. Prasarn Trairatvorakul (6th from right), Governor of the Bank of Thailand, delivered a speech on the “Global Financial System and Challenges to Thailand” at the “AIT Charity Dinner Talk” held recently (25 September 2013) at