Brazil banking industry

Brazil banking industry

Bankers rueful over Rousseff

Best Managed Companies Middle East 2014

Best Managed Companies Middle East 2014

Saudi markets get chance to shine?

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Banking

Regulation puts global banking in peril

Regulation puts global banking in peril

December 2014

Don’t believe the G20 hype. In interviews with Euromoney, the world’s top financial policymakers admit regulatory tensions are tight. What’s more, the collateral damage of the focus on too-big-to-fail, capital rules and bankruptcy resolution risk rolling back financial globalization. Is it time to change the terms of the discussion?




Capital markets

Leveraged finance: The threat to corporate America

Leveraged finance: The threat to corporate America

December 2014

Multiples and lack of covenants in the leveraged finance market are firmly in the firing line of US regulators. Sponsors say they can handle the new rules. Banks are already looking for ways round them. But with regulators hell-bent on proving a point in 2015, what will happen when a leading US company struggles, or fails, to refinance a cov-lite loan?




Forex

FX regulations doing more harm than good, reveals survey

FX regulations doing more harm than good, reveals survey

December 2014

New market regulations governing the FX industry have done more harm than good for FX trading desks, according to an October survey by TradeTech FX.




Investment

Five Qatari investment institutions that aren’t the QIA

Five Qatari investment institutions that aren’t the QIA

December 2014

A look at Qatar Foundation Endowment, QPI, Qatar Sports Investment, Qatar Luxury Group and Hassad Food.




Transaction services

Banks search for certainty on liquidity rules

Banks search for certainty on liquidity rules

November 2014

The deadline is approaching for the Basel intraday liquidity rules. But without a defined set of procedures, and concerns around costs, banks are moving forward reluctantly.




Private banking

Innovations in Wealth Management Technology Awards 2014

Innovations in Wealth Management Technology Awards 2014

November 2014

Wealth managers must innovate or else stand to lose high net-worth clients. New players with technology at their core are shaking up the private banking industry.




Real Estate rssfeed

Real estate: A curious case for Qatar

November 2014

The QIA has found itself on both sides of a property spat. But when in-fighting turns into a court case, only the lawyers will end up winning.

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Regions and emerging markets

The battle for Bank Asya

The battle for Bank Asya

December 2014

Turkey’s president has tried to kick of one of the country’s largest banks into touch, through public attacks and behind-the-scenes pressure. Despite becoming a political football, Bank Asya is still in the game. Can Turkey’s reputation in the west as a place to do business survive Erdogan’s continued, politically-motivated vendetta?