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Adapt or Die: 5 Ways the Financial Industry Is Evolving and How Advisors Must Adapt to Survive

by Robert Sofia

"Enter This Office At Your Own Risk!" Should this sign be hanging over the door to your office?It's never been harder to be an advisor. Fail to follow the latest SEC, FINRA, or Department of Labor guidelines...


The Effects of Unconventional Monetary Policies on Bank Soundness

by Frederic Lambert & Kenichi Ueda

Unconventional monetary policy is often assumed to benefit banks. However, we find little supporting evidence. Rather, we find some evidence for heightened medium-term risks. First, in an event study using a...


Do the Type of Sukuk and Choice of Shari'a Scholar Matter?

by Christophe Godlewski & Rima Turk Ariss

Sukuk, the shari’a-compliant alternative mode of financing to conventional bonds, have expanded considerably over the last decade. We analyze the stock market reaction to two key features of this financial...


Islamic Finance in Sub-Saharan Africa : Status and Prospects

by E. Gelbard & Mumtaz Hussain

Islamic finance is a fast growing activity in world markets. This paper provides a survey on Islamic Finance in SSA. Ongoing activities include Islamic banking, sukuk issuances (to finance infrastructure projects),...


Balance Sheet Repair and Corporate Investment in Japan

by Joong Shik Kang

We trace Japanese firms’ behavior over the last decades using aggregate corporate balance sheet data. Financial health of Japanese corporate sector has improved and firms paid back significant amount of debt...


People's Republic of China : 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for the People's Republ

by International Monetary Fund. Asia Dept

KEY ISSUES Context. After three decades of remarkable growth, the economy has been slowing. Much of the slowdown has been structural, reflecting the natural convergence process and waning dividends from past...


United Kingdom :  2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for the United Kingdom

by International Monetary Fund. Euro Dept.

KEY ISSUES The economy has rebounded strongly and prospects are promising. Headwinds that previously held back the economy—relating notably to credit conditions and confidence—have eased. Nonetheless, sustaining...


Macroprudential Solvency Stress Testing of the Insurance Sector

by Andreas A. Jobst & Nobuyasu Sugimoto

Over the last decade, stress testing has become a central aspect of the Fund’s bilateral and multilateral surveillance work. Recently, more emphasis has also been placed on the role of insurance for financial...


Chile:Selected Issues

by International Monetary Fund. West Dept.

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after...


Chile: 2014 Article IV Consultation:Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chile

by International Monetary Fund. West Dept.

KEY ISSUES

Politics: President Bachelet won the Presidential election on a platform to foster

inclusive growth and reduce inequality. Her government took office in March 2014 and is launching

an ambitious policy...


Sovereign Debt Restructurings in Belize : Achievements and Challenges Ahead

by Tamon Asonuma & Gerardo Peraza

This paper examines the causes, processes, and outcomes of the two Belize sovereign debt restructurings in 2006–07 and in 2012–13 that occurred outside of an IMF-supported program. It finds that the motivation...


First-Time International Bond Issuance-New Opportunities and Emerging Risks

by Anastasia Guscina & Guilherme Pedras

International bond issuance by debut issuers has risen in recent years. The uptick was a result of both demand and supply factors. The search for yield and demand for portfolio diversification have resulted...


Nepal: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; And Statement by the Executive Director for Nepal

by International Monetary Fund. Asia Dept

KEY ISSUES Context: Successful elections for a new Constituent Assembly and formation of a new government have stabilized the political situation. Macroeconomic situation and outlook: Nepal’s macroeconomic...


People's Republic of China-Hong Kong Special Administrative Region:Financial Sector Assessment Program-Stress Testing the Banking Sector-Technical Not

by International Monetary Fund. Department

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after...


Future of Asia's Finance: How Can It Meet Challenges of Demographic Change and Infrastructure Needs?

by Ding Ding & Raphael W. Lam

There is a role for Asia’s financial sector to play to address the challenges associated with the region’s changing demographics and infrastructure investment needs. Enhancing financial innovation and integration...


People's Republic of China-Hong Kong Special Administrative Region: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Oversight and Supervision of Financial Market

by International Monetary Fund. Department

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after...


People's Republic of China-Hong Kong Special Administrative Region: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Crisis Management and Bank Resolution Framewor

by International Monetary Fund. Department

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after...


Oversight Issues in Mobile Payments

by Tanai Khiaonarong

This paper examines oversight issues that underlie the potential growth and risks in mobile payments. International experience suggests that financial authorities can develop effective oversight frameworks for...


Zimbabwe: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; And Statement by the Executive Director for Zimbabwe

by International Monetary Fund. Afri Dept.

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that economic rebound in Zimbabwe experienced since the end of hyperinflation in 2009 has now ended. After averaging 10 percent over 2009–2012, growth fell to an...


Spain:Selected Issues

by International Monetary Fund. Euro Dept.

This Selected Issues paper analyzes Spain’s sustainable growth rate. It sheds some light on Spain’s medium-term growth prospects by looking into the key factors driving potential growth, both in the past...