Background Investors and asset managers continue to emphasize environmental, social and governance issues (“ESG”) as drivers of financial value in their investment products. In accordance with other international regulatory and standards bodies, such as the US Securities and Exchange Committee and the International Sustainability Standards Board (see our company articleRead More →

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Nigerian financial markets have been boosted by a series of announcements and commitments from Financial Sector Deepening (FSD) Africa, a specialist development agency working to strengthen financial markets in sub-Saharan Africa. The announcements were made as part of a two-week trip led by senior leaders from the UK-Aid-funded agency inRead More →

Closing the loop on a 30-year relationship Aggarwal and Psaros first met as a teacher and student in the 1980s. Psaros says the way Aggarwal taught complex concepts, rigorous analysis and logic had a deep and lasting impact that opened up the interconnectivity of finance and trade policy and policy.Read More →

The financial industry consultancy said it continued to deliver strong sales gains and grow its pipeline of opportunities throughout the year Alpha Financial Markets Consulting PLC (AIM:AFM) said revenue and underlying earnings (EBITDA) for the year to March 31, 2022 are expected to be “significantly ahead” of current market expectations.Read More →

Finance Minister Mohamed Maait said the launch of the first Egyptian bonds in Japanese capital markets is the culmination of the ministry’s efforts to increase the efficiency of debt management, diversify debt sources and tools. financing, expand the investor base – taking into account the geographical location. diversity — andRead More →

ESG rating now part of credit rating considerations Climate change is increasingly impacting lending and risk management practices at global banks sustainable development standards and practices are increasingly present in all our discussions with investors Launch of Sustainable Finance Framework is the culmination of NBK’s ESG progress “Weyay” is oneRead More →

Analysis: New financial products are now being used to manage risk and raise funds to implement climate change adaptation strategies In recent years, the world has seen an increase in the frequency of extreme weather events such as hurricanes, record temperature rises, excessive rainfall and other consequential natural disasters includingRead More →

NEW DELHI — With Russia’s military aggression in Ukraine showing few signs of abating, the next big domestic event scheduled for financial markets is the Reserve Bank of India’s monetary policy statement, in about 10 days. In the period between the last RBI policy statement in early February and theRead More →

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Despite the current formidable economic challenges, insurers and alternative investment managers must continue to grow and protect returns. Given the uncertain future of interest rates, geopolitical pressures and other unforgiving economic conditions, insurance portfolio managers may reassess and revise their investment strategies. One approach to reassessment and revision is toRead More →

TSX: GWO WINNIPEG, MB, March 17, 2022 /CNW/ – Paul Mahon, President and Chief Executive Officer, Great-West Lifeco, will speak at the 20th Annual National Bank Financial Markets Financial Services Conference on March 23, 2022. His fireside chat with the National Bank Gabriel Dechaine will begin to 1:40 p.m. ET.Read More →

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Score Priority Corp. (“Score Priority”), a financial technology and brokerage company that provides traders, investors and developers with flexible, technology-driven solutions, today announced the launch of its new corporate brand: Lime Financial. Lime Financial offers a comprehensive suite of trading, advisory and financial technology solutions to a broadRead More →

The threat of a Russian sovereign debt default is near, but investors are not panicking so far over a potential hit to global financial markets. “While a default is symbolic, it seems unlikely to have significant ramifications, both in Russia and elsewhere,” William Jackson, chief emerging markets economist at CapitalRead More →

*This content is brought to you by Overberg Asset Management By Nick Downing* The full-scale Russian invasion took most political analysts by surprise. The consensus view was that Putin was all bluster about getting concessions from NATO. When the invasion began on February 24, most analysts thought the war wouldRead More →

It has been two weeks since the world woke up to the terrible news of a Russian attack on Ukraine. Notwithstanding the incalculable costs in terms of human lives, as well as human capital and physical infrastructure, we have witnessed much turbulence in the financial markets. So what has happenedRead More →

The Simplicity KiwiSaver program has been ordered to remove an ad campaign after the Autorité des Marchés Financiers found it was “likely to mislead” consumers. The FMA said Simplicity’s “All Greys” ad campaign, which included the statement “get out of the game whenever you want, retire with up to 20%Read More →

Since the outbreak of the Russian-Ukrainian war, global capital markets had experienced the initial plunge on February 24, then stabilized and rebounded on the second trading day of February 25. The three major U.S. stock indexes closed collectively, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 and Nasdaq up 2.51%,Read More →

Investors were already nervous about interest rate hikes before Russia’s invasion of Ukraine sent markets spiraling. Wall Street ended sharply higher on Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell signaled that the central bank would likely raise interest rates less than some investors feared. Powell’s comments, in testimony before theRead More →

“Over the few years Carl has been with Katten, he has developed meaningful relationships with colleagues and clients and demonstrated effective leadership skills, which has positioned him as an excellent candidate for this program,” said Leslie Minier, Katten’s Chief Diversity Partner. “Carl is a talented lawyer, who has a deepRead More →