Iran's central bank condemns US 'financial terrorism' - IMF meeting awards - East Timor's sovereign wealth fund
The world's leading Central bank governors and Ministers of finance in Euromoney
- Iran's central bank condemns US 'financial terrorism'
- How Trichet became the world's best-respected central banker
- EXCLUSIVE: Inside East Timor's sovereign wealth fund
EUROMONEY/IMF MEETING AWARDS
Trichet puts the ECB firmly in the ascendancy
Since becoming governor in 2003, Jean-Claude Trichet has brought the ECB out of the shadow of the US Fed and led the global response to the credit crunch.
Indonesia's finance minister is the darling of bankers in Asia, who applaud her no-nonsense approach and adept handling of the country's finances.
Mexico's central bank governor has achieved rock-star status with his tough line on inflation by standing up to the president's pressure to reduce interest rates.
China's finance minister has had a difficult first 12 months in charge, but has succeeded in maintaining the country's economic momentum.
Rising food prices, in a country where people spend half their income on food already, are a crucial issue for finance minister Mirz Azizul Islam.