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Hopes for gender diversity post-Covid

Hopes for gender diversity post-Covid

Today
By HELEN AVERY

Virtual meetings have afforded women greater visibility during the Covid-19 crisis, but little to nothing has happened. Will things finally start to change in the financial sector?

Banks step in to end African medical tourism

Banks step in to end African medical tourism

May 29, 2020
By VIRGINIA FURNESS

Covid-19 has refocused attention on the urgent need to address long-term structural healthcare issues in Africa. Investors are now looking to put money to work in healthcare and banks are seeing an uptick in demand for project financing.

Wealth managers find out who is with them

Wealth managers find out who is with them

May 26, 2020
By HELEN AVERY

For wealthy clients, the Covid-19 crisis has afforded an opportunity to test the asset-allocation advice and lending capabilities of their wealth managers

MACRO AND MARKETS

Loans: Crunch time for credit

Loans: Crunch time for credit

May 20, 2020
By LOUISE BOWMAN

Central bank intervention has delayed the deluge of insolvency that Covid-19 lockdowns will cause, but it can only plug the dike for so long.

FCA to lenders: Watch your step

FCA to lenders: Watch your step

May 20, 2020
By MARK BAKER

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority may struggle to show anything explicitly wrong in the awarding of recent equity mandates.

REGIONAL COVERAGE

asia

emerging europe

western europe

latin america

middle east

africa