Here is new edition of Global Finance magazine February 2013. In this issue, you can read latest economics, finance, investment, banking news around the world in this edition. Here are feature articles for February issue.
“Salon: Joshua Shapiro, MFR Inc “
Global Finance sat down with with Joshua Shapiro, chief US economist for consultancy MFR, to discuss the US economy, the fiscal “cliff” and structural problems still facing the country.
Country Report: Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia is investing heavily in economic and workforce diversification. But not everyone is in favor of announced reforms.
Regional Focus Caucasus
Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia are all at a crossroads in their transition toward the free market.
Frontier Markets Report: Ghana
Ghana is considered a bastion of political stability. Now, with revenues from recently discovered oil reserves, it is set to become a beacon of economic growth.
Frontier Markets Networking Event
To celebrate the launch of its new monthly section on Frontier Markets, Global Finance held a networking event in January at the Harvard Club in New York.
Market Focus: Asian Investment Banking
A reduced pipeline is weighing on the markets, but there are a few bright spots—in debt and in IPOs by midsize Chinese companies.
New regulations and increased transparency are finally starting to fall into place, changing the way banks and companies use derivatives.
Corporate Cards And The Supply Chain
We evaluate the increasingly global scope of corporate cards and how and when companies can integrate their purchasing and expense card programs.
Risk Management: Crisis Containment
Risk managers must now evaluate risks that did not even exist just a few years ago.
Securities Lending In Emerging Markets
Global Finance looks at the growth of securities lending in emerging markets and what it means for holders of EM securities.
Awards: Trade Finance
Our annual awards for the best global trade finance banks. This year we incorporate more levels of evaluation—including a readership survey—to find the winners.
Geographic Eligibility: Selected International
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