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BIS Quarterly Review September 2017: narrow credit spreads, increased carry trade activity and looser bond covenants

BASEL, 18-Sep-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — Low inflation despite a stronger economic outlook helped push markets up in recent months and reduced the expected pace of tightening of monetary policy in major economies. Signs of increased risk-taking have become apparent in a … Read the full press release

Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz appointed Chair of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas

BASEL, 12-1-2016 — /EuropaWire/ — The Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has appointed Stephen S. Poloz as Chair of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas (CCA). Mr Poloz is Governor of the Bank of … Read the full press release