International finance institutions http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/28170/all en DIARY - Emerging markets economic Event to March 14 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130304/diary-emerging-markets-economic-event-march-14 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>For other related diaries, please double-click on: for emerging market economic indicator release dates and forecasts for a diary of top economic events for a debt auction diary for political and general news events for a global elections diary for an index of all diaries ** This Diary is filed daily *** ------------------------------------------------------------- EMERGING MARKETS - ECONOMIC EVENTS MARCH 5 WARSAW - National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council meeting.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130304/diary-emerging-markets-economic-event-march-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central banks Economics Entertainment International finance institutions Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Mar 2013 00:30:52 +0000 5773373 at http://www.globalpost.com DIARY - Emerging Markets Economic Events to March 14 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-14 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>For other related diaries, please double-click on: for emerging market economic indicator release dates and forecasts for a diary of top economic events for a debt auction diary for political and general news events for a global elections diary for an index of all diaries ** This Diary is filed daily *** ------------------------------------------------------------- EMERGING MARKETS - ECONOMIC EVENTS MARCH 5 WARSAW - National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central banks Economics Entertainment International finance institutions Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Mar 2013 08:30:22 +0000 5773599 at http://www.globalpost.com DIARY - Emerging Markets Economic Events to March 14 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-14-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>For other related diaries, please double-click on: for emerging market economic indicator release dates and forecasts for a diary of top economic events for a debt auction diary for political and general news events for a global elections diary for an index of all diaries ** This Diary is filed daily *** ------------------------------------------------------------- EMERGING MARKETS - ECONOMIC EVENTS MARCH 6 LONDON - Euromoney Bond Investors Congress 2013 (FINAL DAY).</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-14-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central banks Economics Entertainment International finance institutions Thomson Reuters Wed, 06 Mar 2013 00:31:09 +0000 5774483 at http://www.globalpost.com DIARY - Emerging Markets Economic Events to March 21 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130306/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-21 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>For other related diaries, please double-click on: for emerging market economic indicator release dates and forecasts for a diary of top economic events for a debt auction diary for political and general news events for a global elections diary for an index of all diaries ** This Diary is filed daily *** ------------------------------------------------------------- EMERGING MARKETS - ECONOMIC EVENTS MARCH 7 BELGRADE - National Bank of Serbia holds Executive Board meeting.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130306/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-21" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central banks Economics Entertainment International finance institutions Thomson Reuters Thu, 07 Mar 2013 01:00:03 +0000 5775590 at http://www.globalpost.com DIARY - Emerging Markets Economic Events to March 21 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-21 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>For other related diaries, please double-click on: for emerging market economic indicator release dates and forecasts for a diary of top economic events for a debt auction diary for political and general news events for a global elections diary for an index of all diaries ** This Diary is filed daily *** ------------------------------------------------------------- EMERGING MARKETS - ECONOMIC EVENTS MARCH 8 MOSCOW - G20 Sherpas' Meeting (to March 9) MEXICO CITY - Central Bank of Mexico publishes monetary </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-21" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economics Entertainment International economics International finance institutions Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:30:42 +0000 5776676 at http://www.globalpost.com DIARY - Emerging Markets Economic Events to March 21 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130311/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-21 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>For other related diaries, please double-click on: for emerging market economic indicator release dates and forecasts for a diary of top economic events for a debt auction diary for political and general news events for a global elections diary for an index of all diaries ** This Diary is filed daily *** ------------------------------------------------------------- EMERGING MARKETS - ECONOMIC EVENTS MARCH 11 BASEL - Meeting of the Bank for International Settlements (FINAL DAY).</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130311/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-21" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central banks Economics Entertainment International finance institutions Thomson Reuters Mon, 11 Mar 2013 07:15:39 +0000 5779383 at http://www.globalpost.com DIARY - Emerging Markets Economic Events to March 21 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130311/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-21-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>For other related diaries, please double-click on: for emerging market economic indicator release dates and forecasts for a diary of top economic events for a debt auction diary for political and general news events for a global elections diary for an index of all diaries ** This Diary is filed daily *** ------------------------------------------------------------- EMERGING MARKETS - ECONOMIC EVENTS MARCH 12 BUDAPEST - Central bank of Hungary holds non-rate setting meeting.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130311/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-march-21-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central banks Economics International finance institutions Thomson Reuters Tue, 12 Mar 2013 00:31:07 +0000 5780237 at http://www.globalpost.com URGENT ¥¥¥ IMF: Recession keeps Italy's banks at risk http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130326/urgent-imf-recession-keeps-italys-banks-at-risk <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The International Monetary Fund said Tuesday that Italy's financial system has shown impressive resilience but that the ongoing recession remains a major threat to its banks.</p> <p>"While stabilized, the Italian financial system is not immune from risks: continuing weakness in the real economy and the link between the financial sector and the sovereign remain key risks," the IMF said, in a new report.</p> <p>jt/pmh/dc</p> International economics International finance institutions International Monetary Fund AFP Tue, 26 Mar 2013 17:32:21 +0000 5794475 at http://www.globalpost.com IMF: Recession keeps Italy's banks at risk http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130326/imf-recession-keeps-italys-banks-at-risk <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Italy's financial system has shown impressive strength but the ongoing recession remains a major threat to its banks, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday.</p> <p>"The Italian financial system has shown remarkable resilience in the face of a severe and prolonged recession at home and a major crisis in Europe," the IMF said in a report on the country's banks.</p> <p>However, it said, "While stabilized, the Italian financial system is not immune from risks: continuing weakness in the real economy and the link between the financial sector and the sovereign remain key risks."</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130326/imf-recession-keeps-italys-banks-at-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economics International economics International finance institutions International Monetary Fund AFP Tue, 26 Mar 2013 17:47:03 +0000 5794495 at http://www.globalpost.com G20 task force to study Libor reform http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130625/g20-task-force-study-libor-reform <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Emma Thomasson and Huw Jones</p> <p>BASEL, Switzerland/LONDON (Reuters) - The Financial Stability Board, which sets rules for global banks, will set up a task force to look at reform of Libor after a scandal in which three banks were fined for rigging the global interest rate benchmark.</p> <p>FSB Chairman Mark Carney said the steering group will report back next year on whether the benchmark should be changed and over what period, based on new international standards expected from the IOSCO group of securities regulators next month.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130625/g20-task-force-study-libor-reform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economics Financial regulation International finance institutions Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 25 Jun 2013 08:32:09 +0000 5866624 at http://www.globalpost.com Exiting loose monetary policy must be communicated well: Germany http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131008/exiting-loose-monetary-policy-must-be-communicated-well-germany <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BERLIN (Reuters) - Unwinding ultra loose monetary policy will be a topic at this week's IMF and World Bank meetings, a German government official said on Tuesday, urging that such an exit must take place and be communicated well.</p> <p>The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Monday tighter monetary policy in advanced economies could create a bumpy ride for financial markets around the world that central banks may be unable to control.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131008/exiting-loose-monetary-policy-must-be-communicated-well-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economics International economics International finance institutions Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Oct 2013 13:36:32 +0000 5955000 at http://www.globalpost.com Asia banking regulators agree to deal with credit stimulus tapering http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/kyodo-news-international/131030/asia-banking-regulators-agree-deal-credit-stimulus-tap <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kyodo News International </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Asian financial authorities agreed Wednesday to take necessary steps to avoid a negative impact on regional financial market of tapering of drastic monetary easing in industrialized countries, particularly the United States.</p> <p> "Normalization of those extraordinary monetary policy measures will be inevitable and will be imminent," Masamichi Kono, vice commissioner for international affairs at Japan's Financial Services Agency, said at a press conference after the fifth meeting of the Financial Stability Board Regional Consultative Group for Asia.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Copyright 2013 Kyodo News International.</p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/kyodo-news-international/131030/asia-banking-regulators-agree-deal-credit-stimulus-tap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economics Financial regulation International finance institutions Kyodo News International Wed, 30 Oct 2013 12:49:05 +0000 5975137 at http://www.globalpost.com Russia will take part in talks on IMF financial aid to Ukraine-report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140227/russia-will-take-part-talks-imf-financial-aid-ukraine-report <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia will take part in discussions on an International Monetary Fund (IMF) financial package for Ukraine and will not stand aside, Andrei Bokarev, head of the Finance Ministry's international relations department, was quoted as saying.</p> <p>Debt-stricken Ukraine has said it needs $35 billion over the next two years to stave off bankruptcy. The European Commission says Russia should be included in efforts to provide financial assistance.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140227/russia-will-take-part-talks-imf-financial-aid-ukraine-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Europe International economics International finance institutions Thomson Reuters Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:37:28 +0000 6082069 at http://www.globalpost.com G7 finance ministers say ready to aid Ukraine http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140302/g7-finance-ministers-say-ready-aid-ukraine <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Finance ministers from the Group of Seven developed nations said on Sunday they were prepared to provide "strong financial backing to Ukraine" and that support from the International Monetary Fund will be critical in unlocking other aid.</p> <p>"We are united in our commitment to provide strong financial backing to Ukraine," the G7 ministers said in a joint statement.</p> <p>(Reporting by Timothy Ahmann; Editing by Eric Walsh)</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> International economics International finance institutions International organizations Thomson Reuters Mon, 03 Mar 2014 04:32:38 +0000 6085132 at http://www.globalpost.com Bank of England governor Mark Carney names IMF official to post of deputy governor http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140318/bank-england-governor-mark-carney-names-imf-official-post-de <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON - The Bank of England has appointed an International Monetary Fund official to a new job overseeing markets and banking — a position created amid allegations that bank officials condoned fixing in currency markets.</p> <p>Nemat "Minouche" Shafik, the IMF's deputy managing director, will be one of two deputy governors and join the rate-setting Monetary Policy Committee. Her appointment Tuesday helps correct a gender gap at the bank. When she takes up her post at the start of August, she will be the only woman on the nine-member MPC.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140318/bank-england-governor-mark-carney-names-imf-official-post-de" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economics International economics International finance institutions The Canadian Press Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:01:56 +0000 6098362 at http://www.globalpost.com