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Stronger macroeconomic framework required to stabilize Ghanaian cedi
Date: Sep 08, 2014   |   Author: Farrah Brake
On August 3rd Ghana approached the International Monetary Fund in order to restore the cedi market value which has fallen 40% against the US dollar during the first half of 2014.
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VIDEO: “Governments must make progress in fiscal reforms"
Date: Jun 11, 2014   |   Author: The Banking Conversation
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, former member of the executive board of the ECB, discusses lessons learnt from the sovereign bond crisis, financial integration, and the importance of credible economic policies.
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"It’s more than being Asian centric"
Date: Jun 05, 2014   |   Author: Jan Peter Balkenende
Speaking at The Asian Banker Summit 2014, Jan Peter Balkenende, four-time prime minister of The Netherlands & leading proponent of economic integration, feels Asia and Europe have much to learn from each other in economic integration.
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Interview transcript: Sir Paul Tucker, former deputy governor, Bank of England
Date: Mar 31, 2014   |   Author: Editorial
Sir Paul Tucker, former deputy governor, Bank of England, talks about integrating the financial and real economies, measuring capital flows, and economic stability.
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Bank of England financial stability report finds UK banks' capital ratios may be overstated
Date: Dec 05, 2012   |   Author: Mervyn King
Mervyn King, Bank of England governor, feels that future credit losses may be understated, costs arising from past failures may not be fully recognised, and risk weights used to calculate banks' capital ratios may be too optimistic.

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