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On February 23/24, the IMFS jointly organizes with the European Banking Institute the EBI Global Annual Conference on Banking Regulation. This year,...

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President Trump’s new $4.4 trillion budget proposal implies a sharp increase in new debt. Based on his budget plan, government deficit could rise by...

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The strong upturn in the German economy continues driven to a large extent by strong domestic demand. "The situation is not permanent", Volker Wieland...

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The coalition agreements between CDU, CSU and SPD regarding tax policy, the pension system and the labor market may threaten the sustainability of the...

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This Monday, Jerome Powell is sworn in as new Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Volker Wieland is not concerned about...

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The regulatory implications of the central clearing of financial contracts will be the focus of the IMFS Working Lunch with Stephen L. Schwarcz of...

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Volker Wieland is skeptical regarding the agreement the SPD and the conservatives reached in their exploratory talks. Instead of partially eliminating...

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Macroeconomic trends in the U.S. and their implications for monetary policy will be in the center of the discussion with Robert Kaplan, President of...

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On January 30, Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB), will give a lecture on the limits of central bank...

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According to Volker Wieland, the agreement of banking regulators on the new Basel III rules is "definitely an improvement" with respect to financial...

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