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Global Financial Development Report 2019/2020

The World Bank has recently launched the Global Financial Development Report 2019/2020, entitled “Bank Regulation and Supervision a Decade after the Global Financial Crisis.” Over a decade has passed since the collapse of the U.S. investment bank Lehman Brothers marked the onset of the largest global economic crisis since the Great Depression. The crisis revealed …
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Global Financial Development Report 2015-2016

The World Bank has just published the “Global Financial Development Report 2015-2016: Long-term Financing.” According to the new study, extending the maturity structure of finance is considered to be at the core of sustainable financial development. The reports warns that a shortage of long-term financing since the 2008 crisis is chocking the investment-backed growth for …
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Rethinking the Role of the State in Finance

The World Bank has just launched the “Global Financial Development Report 2013: Rethinking the Role of the State in Finance”. The study examines how financial systems around the world fared during the global financial crisis. Coinciding with the anniversary of the 2008 collapse of Lehman Brothers, the report draws on several new global surveys and …
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