Tool aims to boost transparency of financial operations and help investors to make informed decisions.
Systemic risk overseers should keep a keen eye on all parts of the financial sector, asset management included.
With banks’ earnings season in full swing and the looming threat of rising interest rates, a critical question remains: How effectively are investors monitoring bank performance and risk?
Do asset managers pose a systemic risk? Can we expect bipartisan efforts on financial policy issues? Jim Allen, CFA, offers his analysis.
It didn't take long after November's elections for the fireworks to reignite in Congress, especially in financial services matters.
Alan Lok, CFA, examines China’s shift to a domestic-consumption economy, its severe service sector supply bottleneck, and the rise in Chinese shadow banking.
How has the use of collateral to mitigate counterparty risk and central clearing helped to reshape the financial system post-crisis?
As investors begin to think about closing the books on 2014, they shouldn’t be too optimistic about what 2015 might bring, according to the 2015 CFA Institute Global Market Sentiment Survey.
Although we’ve made progress, has it been enough? What are the known and unknown risks that could lead to a financial system collapse?
Need for meaningful reform was underscored recently when several banks were fined for rigging key foreign-exchange benchmarks.
Jim Allen, CFA, hones in on three financial policy issues and their likely future in Congress post-mid-term elections.
Initial assessment of results confirms that EU bank balance sheets were overvalued in recent years because of delayed loan write-downs.
Assessing derivatives exposures can be challenging because of incomparable, incomplete, and fragmented disclosures within financial reports.
The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.