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News and commentary

India hands economic reins to China

India hands economic reins to China

New Delhi’s rejection of RCEP reveals lack of self-confidence
Trump’s unmet economic promises Desmond Lachman, 13 November 2019
Italy a picture of political surrealism Antonio Armellini, 12 November 2019
Scepticism on second Plaza accord Mark Sobel, 11 November 2019
ECB-German charm offensive David Marsh, 6 November 2019
China’s Wei Benhua on world’s need for SDR Willem Middelkoop, 6 November 2019

Meetings

The future of the euro area: Capital market integration

Roundtable Tue 19 Nov 2019, 10:45 - 12:00. London.

Investment opportunities and challenges in sub-Saharan Africa

Seminar Thu 21 Nov 2019, 09:00 - 14:00. Frankfurt.

Analysis

Investment clock – Central banks deliver market relief

The US economic expansion that began in 2009 is already the longest on record. Despite global trade worries, it shows few signs of ending. Consumer confidence remains high and unemployment has fallen to 3.5%.

Latest Bulletin
October 2019: Bugs in the system

October 2019: Bugs in the system

Autumn 2019 Vol.10 Ed.4 For law-abiding people, rapid advances in digitalisation offer convenience, ...
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Latest report
Retail CBDCs: The next payments frontier

Retail CBDCs: The next payments frontier

Policy-makers at a number of central banks around the world are seriously considering ...
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Meetings

The future of the euro area: Capital market integration

Olivier Guersent, Director General, Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets European CommissionRoundtable Tue 19 Nov 2019, 10:45 - 12:00. London.

Investment opportunities and challenges in sub-Saharan Africa

Seminar Thu 21 Nov 2019, 09:00 - 14:00. Frankfurt.

Future of supervisory technology for central banks

Joachim Wuermeling, Executive Board, BundesbankRoundtable Wed 4 Dec 2019, 12:15 - 14:00. London.

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Digital economy
Policy and regulation
Real assets
Gold
Sustainable investment
Asset allocation

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