16 November 2019
The global economy is sailing into headwinds, the most obvious of which is the trade war between the US and China. This has in-turn forced central banks across the world to ease monetary policy to...
22 December 2018
Despite a weaker Euro area  recovery and mounting headwinds associated with softer global growth and higher policy uncertainty, the European Central Bank (ECB) has decided to end the net purchases of...
09 September 2017
In late-August, the heads of the world’s major central banks gathered at the Jackson Hole Symposium in Wyoming, an annual forum for global economic policymakers and academics. Attracting the most...
03 September 2016
September 21 is shaping up to be a big day for central banks. Both the US Federal Reserve (Fed) and the Bank of Japan (BoJ) are making monetary policy decisions on that date. The probability of a Fed...
09 November 2015
Financial technology – or “FinTech” – has become one of the great growth areas of the past decade, capturing the attention of the banking industry and venture capitalists, and being positioned as a...
24 March 2011
HE The Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor al-Thani has stressed that the banking reality in GCC countries is fine, hoping that it would remain so in the future....
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