This joint OMFIF-DBS Bank panel discussion focuses on the role multilateral development banks will play in a post-Covid-19 world. Following the 2022 Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund, this event brings together leading development banks to discuss ways of supporting the global economic recovery, manage debt sustainability and strengthen financial co-operation.

Themes of the panel discussion include:

  • Outlook for MDBs’ assets and liabilities in a high inflation and increasing interest rate environment
  • Strategies for mitigating current financing and investment challenges
  • Measures and means for combatting rising inequality
  • Managing debt sustainability in advanced and emerging economies

Taimur Baig, Managing Director and Chief Economist for Group Research, DBS Bank
Jonathan Grosvenor, Assistant Treasurer and Head of Client Solutions, Asian Development Bank
Leslie Maasdorp, Chief Financial Officer, New Development Bank
Isabelle Laurent, Deputy Treasurer & Head of Funding, EBRD
Domenico Nardelli, Treasurer, Asian Infrastructure and Investment Bank
Simon Ong, Head of the Financial Institutions Group, DBS Bank

Recorded: 28/04/2022

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This virtual discussion is part of the OMFIF Sovereign Debt Institute. The SDI brings together DMOs, supranational agencies, public investors and capital market banks to promote high-level strategic dialogue and co-operation to help sovereign borrowers meet the challenges they face. Please contact directly for membership details.