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Asset Prices And Risk Levels Rising

Asset Prices And Risk Levels Rising

Asset Prices And Risk Levels Rising – Market Commentary by Narrow Road Capital Both risk assets and “safe haven” assets rose in July with negative interest rates and quantitative easing helping to drive gains “Safe haven” assets are becoming crowded and […]

Has China Hacked Your Bank?

Has China Hacked Your Bank?

It’s downright uncanny… Have you noticed that China’s newest warplane looks amazingly like our American F-22, manufactured by Lockheed-Martin? Not only that, but the latest Chinese rockets look almost identical to certain Russian designs. Of course it turns out neither […]

The Impact Of Merger Legislation On Bank Mergers

The Impact Of Merger Legislation On Bank Mergers

The Impact Of Merger Legislation On Bank Mergers Elena Carletti Bocconi University – Department of Finance; European University Institute – Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (RSCAS) Steven Ongena University of Zurich – Department of Banking and Finance; Swiss Finance […]

Global Financial Industry

The Global Financial Industry is Over-Regulated

‘The Global Financial Industry is Over-Regulated The recent crises have brought about a barrage of regulations on banks which have reduced their profitability so much so that a number of major banks have wind down their investment banking operations. Regulation […]