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Traders work on the trading floor of the Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd. office in Mumbai, India, on Friday, May 16, 2014. Indian stocks rose to all-time highs, the rupee gained and bonds rallied as early vote counting showed the main opposition alliance set for the biggest election win in 30 years. Photographer: Vivek Prakash/Bloomberg ©Bloomberg
As banks withdraw from the market, liquidity risk is being transferred to investment managers
The engineer in charge of the loading operation supervises the process in which the coal gets watered and flattened before transport to the port at the Cerrejon coal mine complex near the village of Albania, Colombia, on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015. By maintaining sales volumes, miners are banking on being the first to benefit from a revival in demand, according to Howard Gatiss, chief executive officer of Coal Marketing Co., the sole marketer of coal from Colombia's Cerrejon complex, the nation's largest producer. Photographer: Mariana Greif Etchebehere/Bloomberg ©Bloomberg
Asset managers operating in the country will have to provide a ‘sustainability overview’
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Tax dabbling and the public finances mess

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Fangs and Nifty Nine power US equities

A handful of large stocks dominates the bull market

Private debt faces credit ruction test

Risk of lending standards falling as investors rush in

Piraeus cash call to earn advisers €80m

Half of the new capital will come from a state bailout fund

Emerging market woes weigh on eurozone

ECB’s Financial Stability Review says vulnerabilities stemming from EM economies have increased

Japan watchdog raids Murakami’s home

Securities regulator probes activist shareholder

US private equity targets Premier League

Fast-rising income and cost control have generated irresistible financial rewards

Hastings wins A$10bn TransGrid auction

Consortium beats Chinese bidder in race for NSW power network

Brussels plans for bank guarantee fund

Deposit guarantee seen as ‘final pillar’ in EU banking union


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