Christine Lagarde

EU calls for European to replace Lagarde as IMF boss
EU calls for European to replace Lagarde as IMF boss
Top EU officials have called for a European candidate to replace Christine Lagarde as head of the International Monetary Fund [...]
July 8, 2019
DEBATE: Is Christine Lagarde a smart pick to take over from Mario Draghi at the European Central Bank?
DEBATE: Is Christine Lagarde a smart pick to take over from Mario Draghi at the European Central Bank?
Is Christine Lagarde a smart pick to take over from Mario Draghi at the European Central Bank? Yes, says Pierre [...]
July 4, 2019
Mnuchin says US-China trade deal could be sealed within two rounds of talks
Mnuchin says US-China trade deal could be sealed within two rounds of talks
US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin said today that he hopes the United States and China can reach a trade deal [...]
April 29, 2019
Bitcoin critic warns central banks ‘risk financial stability’ by issuing digital currencies
Bitcoin critic warns central banks ‘risk financial stability’ by issuing digital currencies
A prominent bitcoin critic has warned central banks against issuing their own digital currencies. Read more: JP Morgan launches its [...]
March 22, 2019
Bank for International Settlements warns central banks over risk posed by cryptocurrency exposure
Bank for International Settlements warns central banks over risk posed by cryptocurrency exposure
The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has warned banks that cryptocurrencies could pose a risk to financial stability. The BIS [...]
March 13, 2019
The left should listen up: Tax reform is a progressive cause
The left should listen up: Tax reform is a progressive cause
In 2012, the columnist Mary Dejevsky wrote a piece for the Independent arguing that the centre-left should advocate a flat tax. [...]
March 13, 2019
ECB Headwinds, IMF downgrade for Europe – What Can We Expect from 2019?
ECB Headwinds, IMF downgrade for Europe – What Can We Expect from 2019?
This week bankers and leaders around the globe have come together for the World Economic Forum in Davos. A key [...]
January 25, 2019
Editor’s Notes: Davos – a festival of irrelevance and hypocrisy
Editor’s Notes: Davos – a festival of irrelevance and hypocrisy
Davos brings the same delights every year. From the press release about the number of private jet movements to Oxfam’s [...]
January 25, 2019
Central banks moving ‘cautiously’ towards digital currencies
Central banks moving ‘cautiously’ towards digital currencies
Around 70 per cent of central banks are researching how to use digital currencies, according to the Bank for International [...]
January 8, 2019
Euro at 20: Time for ‘close and candid introspection’ rather than celebration
Euro at 20: Time for ‘close and candid introspection’ rather than celebration
The 20th anniversary of the euro should not be cause for celebration but for “close and candid” introspection. European Central [...]
January 1, 2019

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