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Covid-19 and the ‘safe asset trap’

Covid-19 and the ‘safe asset trap’

Pandemic policy response could end safe asset shortage

OMFIF Global Public Investor 2020

OMFIF’s Global Public Investor 2020 features findings from the most comprehensive worldwide survey of public sector investors. The report draws on OMFIF’s largest ever survey sample of public investors, covering 78 central banks, pension funds and sovereign funds.



Latest Bulletin
July 2020: Uncharted waters: Navigating the post-Covid recovery

July 2020: Uncharted waters: Navigating the post-Covid recovery

Summer 2020 Vol.11 Ed.3 As lockdowns ease and the world enters the mysterious, ...
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Latest report
Global Public Investor 2020

Global Public Investor 2020

Central banks, sovereign funds and public pension funds turn back to sovereign debt ...
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Virtual panel with Gita Gopinath: IMF External Sector Report 2020

Virtual panel Tue 4 Aug 2020, 14:00 - 15:00. Virtual.

In conversation with Robert Kaplan: economic recovery and challenges in the US

Robert Kaplan, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of DallasVirtual panel Thu 6 Aug 2020, 15:00 - 16:00. London.

Behavioural science in financial policy-making

Virtual roundtable Thu 6 Aug 2020, 16:00 - 17:15. Singapore.

In conversation with Antoinette Sayeh: Managing the global economic slowdown

Antoinette Sayeh, Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary FundVirtual panel Wed 12 Aug 2020, 00:00. London.

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