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Will growth in regional payment systems spur de-dollarisation?

Tech development to drive dollar decline does not necessarily mean it will occur
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ECB risks raising expectations it cannot fulfil

ECB risks raising expectations it cannot fulfil

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Hidden danger of new spread instrument
How the European Stability Mechanism can help Italy

How the European Stability Mechanism can help Italy

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A way of solving the ECB’s fragmentation problem
Lamont: Fighting inflation like ‘balancing bubbles on a pin’

Lamont: Fighting inflation like ‘balancing bubbles on a pin’

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Last UK chancellor to face down inflation warns of tough choices to come
Uncomfortable realities behind ECB’s dilemma over fragmentation and inflation

Uncomfortable realities behind ECB’s dilemma over fragmentation and inflation

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Behind the scenes, spectre of losses for central banks – and for taxpayers
Inflation blame game

Inflation blame game

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Amid rate hikes, the US is engaged in a toxic politics of inflation
ECB to design new anti-fragmentation instrument

ECB to design new anti-fragmentation instrument

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Rising spreads between euro area countries causing concern
Bungled monetary policy raises stakes for issuers and investors

Bungled monetary policy raises stakes for issuers and investors

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Public investors will have to work harder to preserve capital
High inflation challenges central banks’ green push

High inflation challenges central banks’ green push

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SMEs should be target of green discount
‘Definitional fog’ could obscure sustainable bond progress

‘Definitional fog’ could obscure sustainable bond progress

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Transparency is critical for further development
Tipping point crossed at IMF meetings

Tipping point crossed at IMF meetings

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IMF’s spring meetings showed a global economic order in upheaval
Non-transitory inflation may force BoE to raise unemployment

Non-transitory inflation may force BoE to raise unemployment

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MPC might be obliged to create recession
Can borrowers keep hitting the jackpot?

Can borrowers keep hitting the jackpot?

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Issuers and public investors weigh post-QE challenges
Russia frozen out of Brics countries’ reserve-sharing

Russia frozen out of Brics countries’ reserve-sharing

Realpolitik victory for ‘dollar imperialism’ or new search for alternatives to US hegemony?
Wealth and income inequality root of cost of living crisis

Wealth and income inequality root of cost of living crisis

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Failure to reform taxation prevents resolution
Fragmentation monster looms again for ECB

Fragmentation monster looms again for ECB

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Sequencing approach needs to be abandoned
Ukraine safeguards relations with international investors

Ukraine safeguards relations with international investors

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Thoughts already turning to financing post-war reconstruction

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