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GMV: A Growing Credit Impulse across EM

Last week we identified a building credit impulse in Turkey, ... rivaling in size the Q1 2019 credit expansion ahead of elections.  There are...

China Spotlight: Banks’ Insatiable Appetite for Capital

Though the average capital adequacy ratio of Chinese banks is higher than the required minimum, banks still need to raise more capital for both regulatory and business reasons. Chinese policymakers have introduced new rules and instruments to help bank capitalization. 

FRT Episode 60: Realizing the Digital Promise – Part 1

The first report in our new IIF-Deloitte series Realizing the Digital Promise explores the key internal and external challenges financial institutions face in their digital transformation journeys.

Macro Notes: SSA - Low Productivity Gains Weigh on Growth

Real convergence in Sub-Saharan Africa has been weak despite robust growth. We believe that low total factor productivity growth is partially responsible. Furthermore, relatively weak investment is weighing on economic activity. As population growth slows, both will be key for standard-of-living gains.

Economic Views: Sustainable Growth in Turkey

Turkey’s growth is volatile around a downward trend, … and expansions are linked to wide external imbalances. We show this pattern ma...

LatAm Views: Mexico's Stagnation 

Growth has come to a halt, mainly due to weak investment. While external headwinds exist, domestic policy uncertainty has been a drag, especially for non-residential investment and domestic machinery. Lacking more decisive measures to boost investment, macroeconomic conditions could quickly worsen. 

CEEMEA Views – Romania: Hope for Fiscal Consolidation

Romania’s fiscal picture continued to deteriorate significantly in 2019. Corrective measures are needed, including a delay of pension increases. Early elections could provide a new government with the needed mandate. In the absence of fiscal consolidation, the loss of investment grade looms.

IIF President and CEO, Tim Adams, Delivers Opening Remarks At The IIF's 2020 G20 Meeting

Tim Adams, President and CEO of the IIF, opened the 12th annual IIF G20 Conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

IIF February 2020 Global Regulatory Update 

The February 2020 IIF Global Regulatory Update provides updates on current work streams. 

Green Weekly Insight: What if? A closer look at climate scenarios

The sustainable bond universe is fast approaching $1 trillion, with green bonds making up over 70% of the total; Sustainable loans in vogue: a sharp rise in issuance in 2019-20 has brought total stock to over $500 billion; Understanding climate scenarios: the role of “representative concentration pathways” for greenhouse gases 
 

 

 

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