Special focus: BRIC

 

Euromoney's recent coverage of macroeconomic, FX, fixed income and equity market trends in Brazil, Russia, India and China.

More on Brazil

Can credit pop Brazil’s fintechs?

Can credit pop Brazil’s fintechs?

November 04, 2019

As the number of financial technology startups in Brazil balloons, there is a growing sense that the pin to puncture their growth is one critical area of operation: credit.

More on Russia

VTB bets big on digital

VTB bets big on digital

October 11, 2019

VTB has long lagged state-owned rival Sberbank in terms of profitability, but with sanctions limiting access to capital the pressure is on to close the gap – chairman Andrey Kostin explains why digital transformation and aggressive retail growth hold the key to success for Russia’s second-largest lender.

More on India

Lowy warns on India ‘financing catastrophe’

Lowy warns on India ‘financing catastrophe’

November 11, 2019

It was a bold call to launch a specialist credit business in Asia in 2009, but SC Lowy celebrates its 10th birthday as an established figure in distressed debt and high yield not just at home but also increasingly in Europe.

Finance for a farming revolution

Finance for a farming revolution

October 08, 2019

To reduce greenhouse gas emissions, clean up water supplies, prevent the loss of biodiversity, mitigate fire and flood risk and meet the nutritional requirements of a growing population the world must improve its regenerative and sustainable agricultural practices – new tools and support from the financial services industry are needed to fund that transition.

State Bank of India: A digital dilemma

State Bank of India: A digital dilemma

September 26, 2019

SBI is reshaping India's financial system, continuing to act as the bedrock of local banking life while delivering a profit to shareholders.

More on China

Class of 2019: CCB

Class of 2019: CCB

January 09, 2020

The Chinese bank is making a big push in areas such as financial inclusion as it targets sustainable ways to build its business and support the Chinese economy.

China ABS Awards 2019

China ABS Awards 2019

December 27, 2019

The Chinese asset-backed securities market saw a boom in 2019, marked by relentless innovation and cutthroat competition.