shadow banking

The World Post
This is the first of a series of conversations with brilliant young professionals that I have met. Lusha Zhuang is a Chinese
Politics
Recently, the financial reform proposals of Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton have gotten a flurry of press. Will either of them make us safer? Are economic experts using their professional expertise to judge them or blowing political and philosophical smoke?
Politics
She was against it, before she was for it, before she didn't vote on it.
Politics
She isn't. But Bernie Sanders' campaign just took a cheap shot.
The World Post
China's shadow banking system thrived in the years after the global financial crisis, until reined in by regulators since 2013. Nevertheless, new forms of shadow banking are emerging.
Business
Together, these factors will amplify the impact of shocks on asset prices, resulting in sharper price falls and more market
Business
Global financial stability is improving -- we have begun to turn the corner. But it is too early to declare victory as there is a need to move beyond liquidity dependence -- the central theme of our report -- to overcome the remaining challenges to global stability.
Business
As Paulson says with regret in the film, that program had a worse approval rating with the public than torture. People were asking, "Why were those fat cats being given money while I am losing my house?"
The World Post
The global economy looks poised to display better growth performance in 2014. Leading indicators are pointing upward -- or at least to stability -- in major growth poles. However, for this to translate into reality policymakers will need to be nimble enough to calibrate responses to idiosyncratic challenges.
Business
Increased regulation and low interest rates are driving lending from the regulated commercial banking system into the unregulated shadow banking system.
Business
Another example is a repurchasing agreement, or repo, where a player such as a hedge fund could sell government bonds it
Business
* G20 sets deadline to reduce reliance on credit ratings The FSB is struggling to keep on track implementation of a whole
The World Post
Are all financial activities that operate outside the regular banking system bad? Is anything that is lightly regulated or not regulated at all dangerous for the economy and bad for you?
Business
Tarullo said that despite financial reforms, the shadow banking system has the potential to destabilize the broader financial