Archive for July 2021

Cities’ sustainable ambitions held back by lack of labelling

Cities’ sustainable ambitions held back by lack of labelling

Private finance vital after Covid-19 drained government coffers ...
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Sovereign issuers explore digitalisation options

Sovereign issuers explore digitalisation options

Test deals from EIB and Banque de France open new possibilities ...
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Even-handed German diplomat embroiled in sterling’s rise and fall

Even-handed German diplomat embroiled in sterling’s rise and fall

Thatcher, Major and Europe: von Richthofen’s role in monetary tussles ...
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Inflation concerns take back seat in Asia

Inflation concerns take back seat in Asia

Policy-makers have greater challenges to overcome in the region ...
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CBDC systems should focus on programmable payments

CBDC systems should focus on programmable payments

Functionality needs to be layered on top of digital cash ...
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How ‘financial adventurism’ can boost debt-hit nations

How ‘financial adventurism’ can boost debt-hit nations

New models for MDBs – and what happens when interest rates rise? ...
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Global renminbi role not now in China’s interest

Global renminbi role not now in China’s interest

Financial and reserve role would undermine Xi’s control ...
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Head first into the post-pandemic world

Head first into the post-pandemic world

World’s sovereign investors are embracing new definitions of asset ownership ...
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Central banks can take advantage of enhanced ambiguity

Central banks can take advantage of enhanced ambiguity

Vague targets give monetary policy authorities greater flexibility ...
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Trichet calls for ‘progressive, orderly change’ in reserve currencies

Trichet calls for ‘progressive, orderly change’ in reserve currencies

Former ECB president welcomes climate change actions and return of inflation ...
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Central banks will accelerate rise of the renminbi, OMFIF report reveals

Central banks will accelerate rise of the renminbi, OMFIF report reveals

Covid-19 and low interest rate environment prompt fundamental shift in allocation plans of many GPIs ...
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Harnessing decentralised finance innovation for the public good

Harnessing decentralised finance innovation for the public good

Public-private partnerships essential in new monetary system ...
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