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Naked Capitalism
Rebalancing, Wealth Transfers, and the Growth of Chinese Debtago but it has steadily declined with the rising debt burden and is currently p
Rebalancing, Wealth Transfers, and the Growth of Chinese Debt
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
ago but it has steadily declined with the rising debt burden and is currently probably not much above 2-3%. A People’s Daily article published yesterday showed that China’s leadership is trying to make a grand shift in the nation’s economic... Read more
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The Economic Times
Brexit effect: Will London stay world's finance capital?Morgan has indicated that it could reduce close to 4,000 UK jobs and HSBC is mo
Brexit effect: Will London stay world's finance capital?
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
Morgan has indicated that it could reduce close to 4,000 UK jobs and HSBC is moving 1,000 jobs to its subsidiary in Paris. Bankers say that some of the large European banks like Deutsche and BNP that have a regional headquarters in London, might... Read more
4d
Morningstar
FTSE 100 tumbles the most in 7 years after U.K. voters back Brexithad been down by as much as 8.7% as it hit an intraday low of 5,786.74. The blu
FTSE 100 tumbles the most in 7 years after U.K. voters back Brexit
Morningstar / Posted 4 days ago
had been down by as much as 8.7% as it hit an intraday low of 5,786.74. The blue-chips index was moving toward its largest daily percentage loss since March 2009, FactSet data showed. All sectors were in the red, and just a handful of shares... Read more
4d
Newsmax
Pound Plunges to Lowest in More Than 30 Years as Brexit Loomsprojected a victory for the “Leave” campaign in the nation’s European Union ref
Pound Plunges to Lowest in More Than 30 Years as Brexit Looms
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
projected a victory for the “Leave” campaign in the nation’s European Union referendum. U.K. stock index futures fell and bank shares tumbled. “I got into this business in 1980 and I’ve never seen an evening like this one,” said Chuck Self, chief... Read more
4d
iol.co.za
Rand takes a beating on Brexitto the pound as possible, such as U.S. Treasuries and the yen,” said Ayako Sera
Rand takes a beating on Brexit
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
to the pound as possible, such as U.S. Treasuries and the yen,” said Ayako Sera, market economist at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank. The pound fell more than 10 percent to $1.3300, its cheapest level since September 1985, when five major economies at... Read more
4d
The Economic Times
Sterling hits lowest in 3 decades, yen surges as Brexit slams marketsin March. The plunge in European currencies lifted the dollar index 3 percent
Sterling hits lowest in 3 decades, yen surges as Brexit slams markets
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
in March. The plunge in European currencies lifted the dollar index 3 percent, which, if sustained, would be its biggest daily gain since 1978. Also read: Get news, views and all the updates about Brexit here The sharp moves raised worries that... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
Rise in Non-Oil Revenue Boosts May Allocation to N305 Billionfrom non-oil and mineral revenue sources during the month. This is just as the
Rise in Non-Oil Revenue Boosts May Allocation to N305 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
from non-oil and mineral revenue sources during the month. This is just as the naira closed firmer at both the interbank and parallel markets yesterday, as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) sold dollars for the third day running, after it... Read more
7d
The Star
Sterling pauses after rallying on growing Bremain hopes2016. / AFP PHOTO TOKYO/SINGAPORE: The British pound eased against the dollar
Sterling pauses after rallying on growing Bremain hopes
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
2016. / AFP PHOTO TOKYO/SINGAPORE: The British pound eased against the dollar on Tuesday, a day after posting its biggest daily gain in 7 years on the back of opinion polls that swung in favour of the campaign for Britain to stay in the European... Read more
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Reuters
Sterling firm near three-week high on growing Bremain hopesSample polymer five and ten GB pound banknotes are seen on display at the Bank
Sterling firm near three-week high on growing Bremain hopes
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
Sample polymer five and ten GB pound banknotes are seen on display at the Bank of England in London September 10, 2013. TOKYO The British pound held near three-week highs against the dollar and euro on Tuesday, a day after it had made its biggest... Read more
8d
Dallas Morning News
In China, consumers expose private data -- including nude selfies -- for better loanspeople have no issue handing over their personal data, giving you their credit
In China, consumers expose private data -- including nude selfies -- for better loans
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
people have no issue handing over their personal data, giving you their credit card number, giving you their bank account,” said GGV Capital’s Shanghai-based managing partner Jenny Lee, whose Silicon Valley venture capital firm has... Read more
14d
Naked Capitalism
Global Money: A Work in ProgressToday global money is largely private credit money, the issue of a profit-seeki
Global Money: A Work in Progress
Naked Capitalism / Posted 14 days ago
Today global money is largely private credit money, the issue of a profit-seeking bank that promises ultimate payment in public money which is the issue of some state, quite possibly a different state from the one where the bank is chartered and does... Read more
14d
The Economic Times
New fintech companies drawing interest from investors and customers alikeAs torrential rains lashed Chennai and nearby districts in mid-November 2015, t
New fintech companies drawing interest from investors and customers alike
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
As torrential rains lashed Chennai and nearby districts in mid-November 2015, the top bosses of Federal Bank went into a huddle at the headquarters in Kerala's Aluva. They saw an opportunity to showcase the bank's technological prowess. The IT team... Read more
15d
International Business Times
EU referendum: Pound hits eight-week low amid Brexit jitters dollar and was unchanged against the euro. "It would appear that the continued
EU referendum: Pound hits eight-week low amid Brexit jitters
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
dollar and was unchanged against the euro. "It would appear that the continued hyperbole of both campaigns, along with the daily dose of claims of financial apocalypse appear to be getting tuned out as voters tire of the slow drip of absurd claims... Read more
20d
Belfast Telegraph
Royal Mint offers gold bullion pensions investmentlatest move follows a decision by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in 2014
Royal Mint offers gold bullion pensions investment
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
latest move follows a decision by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in 2014 to add physical gold bullion to its list of standard assets, meaning that financial advisers can now assist clients wanting to include physical gold in their pension... Read more
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22d
The Economic Times
Not bothered about RBI's policy review, market eyes Raghuram Rajan's second termMUMBAI: Hardly anyone appears to be interested in what Reserve Bank of India
Not bothered about RBI's policy review, market eyes Raghuram Rajan's second term
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
MUMBAI: Hardly anyone appears to be interested in what Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan does to interest rates or liquidity management in his monetary policy review on Tuesday. Most assume rates will remain unchanged. What they... Read more
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23d
The Borneo Post
SMEs in Malaysia: A growth tonic to economy?(SMEs) front here, as well as entrepreneurs to start formulating their companie
SMEs in Malaysia: A growth tonic to economy?
The Borneo Post / Posted 23 days ago
(SMEs) front here, as well as entrepreneurs to start formulating their companies — especially now. According to a Standard Chartered report titled ‘Entrepreneurship – A growth tonic’, it is increasingly accepted that only opportunity... Read more
25d
Orange County Register
Letters from South Africahere, because for many it may be foreign. It reminds me of Mexico in many ways.
Letters from South Africa
Orange County Register / Posted 25 days ago
here, because for many it may be foreign. It reminds me of Mexico in many ways. The life is much slower paced and the daily things are not taken for granted. Some days I find myself frustrated because, after living in New York, it is difficult... Read more
25d
Naked Capitalism
Michael Pettis: China – How Much Investment is Optimal?to pursue a little further the issue of how to think about an optimal level of
Michael Pettis: China – How Much Investment is Optimal?
Naked Capitalism / Posted 25 days ago
to pursue a little further the issue of how to think about an optimal level of capital stock per capita. In my central bank seminar at Peking University we recently spent a couple of sessions hashing this out in a way that we found very useful,... Read more
26d
The Financial Express
Vijay Mallya row: Diageo files interlocutory applicationthe Supreme Court had ordered DRT to complete the hearing in two months, the he
Vijay Mallya row: Diageo files interlocutory application
The Financial Express / Posted 26 days ago
the Supreme Court had ordered DRT to complete the hearing in two months, the hearing of the case will be taken up on a daily basis. “The Supreme Court, in its order, had directed the Tribunal to complete the hearing in two months time and... Read more
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26d
The Economic Times
Diageo files interlocutory applicationthe Supreme Court had ordered DRT to complete the hearing in two months, the he
Diageo files interlocutory application
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
the Supreme Court had ordered DRT to complete the hearing in two months, the hearing of the case will be taken up on a daily basis. "The Supreme Court, in its order, had directed the Tribunal to complete the hearing in two months time and... Read more
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26d
AllAfrica.com
RBZ Reads Riot ActRESERVE Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya has moved to curb alleged
RBZ Reads Riot Act
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
RESERVE Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya has moved to curb alleged violation of exchange control regulations after reading the riot act to bankers at a meeting with bank chief executive officers (CEOs) last week. The meeting was one of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTN Secures Shs386 Billion Loan From Local BanksKampala — With no long-term debt on its books, MTN Uganda has borrowed $114m (S
MTN Secures Shs386 Billion Loan From Local Banks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Kampala — With no long-term debt on its books, MTN Uganda has borrowed $114m (Shs385.8 billion) from four local banks in Uganda. This is the third largest corporate finance facility arranged by local banks in Uganda's history. The money, according... Read more

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