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Inflation might break Brexit’s political magic

Inflation might break Brexit’s political magic

Rising prices will become harder to pin on the EU ...
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Over half of ‘low-carbon’ ESG funds are exaggerating claims

Over half of ‘low-carbon’ ESG funds are exaggerating claims

Ex-BlackRock CIO denounces products as ‘marketing gimmick’ ...
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Everybody loses in debate over Georgieva’s tenure

Everybody loses in debate over Georgieva’s tenure

US and Europe must give up IMF/World Bank duopoly to restore trust ...
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Czechia leads way with interest rate hike surprise

Czechia leads way with interest rate hike surprise

Central Europe prioritises price stability ...
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Could cars become mobile wallets?

Could cars become mobile wallets?

Fintech will accelerate digitalisation of the automotive sector ...
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Policing the virtual frontier

Policing the virtual frontier

Legalise and regulate most likely way to deal with cryptocurrencies ...
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Renminbi must depreciate following Evergrande fallout

Renminbi must depreciate following Evergrande fallout

While similar, this is not another Lehman Brothers moment ...
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Lily Zhu joins OMFIF to lead wealth management drive

Lily Zhu joins OMFIF to lead wealth management drive

Forum will continue to add influential international investors to its network ...
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Congress must get its act together amid fiscal mayhem

Congress must get its act together amid fiscal mayhem

Rest of the world is watching US chaos with apprehension ...
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Building a better International Development Association

Building a better International Development Association

Focus must be on currency, commodities and catastrophes ...
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Banca d'Italia’s Visco hits out at ‘greenwashing’

Banca d’Italia’s Visco hits out at ‘greenwashing’

G20 central banking chief asks: ‘Is sustainable finance sustainable?’ ...
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Does Orca machine hold key to ambitious net-zero targets?

Does Orca machine hold key to ambitious net-zero targets?

Massive investment in renewable energy must be prioritised ...
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