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Watershed for Europe and the world, Fed faces repo firefighting fallout

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Watershed for Europe and the world, Fed faces repo firefighting fallout

THE WEEKEND REVIEW

Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world

27-31 January 2020, Vol.11 Ed.3
Most-Read Commentary
Watershed for Europe and the world: The UK’s departure from the European Union on 31 January, after constant internal attrition during 47 years of adherence, marks an end-point. Not of Europe, but of the hope that a Europe reborn from the ashes of 1939-45 could be a leading global force for prosperity and stability, writes David Marsh.
Commentary

Fed faces repo firefighting fallout: The Fed’s series of fixes to money market plumbing since the September liquidity episode have taken effect gradually, writes Pierre Ortlieb. Yet two key dimensions of the Fed’s repo firefighting – massive liquidity provision and the boom in sponsored repo – risk exacerbating systemic instability.  Read more.

Podcast

Post-crisis US financial regulation: Daniel Tarullo, who was responsible for leading the Federal Reserve Board on financial regulatory reform, including implementing of the Dodd-Frank act, joins Mark Sobel, US chairman at OMFIF, to assess the state of the US banking system, and whether it is weakening with ‘quiet deregulation’. Listen.

Commentary

‘Green deal’ could deepen EU tensions: The European Union is seemingly united on a ‘green new deal’, barring a hesitant, coal-dependent Poland. This belies contrasting political climates and green party standings in ‘old’ EU member states and in those that joined after 2004, writes Miroslav Singer. Read more.

Commentary

US economy may derail Trump 2020 victory: Many surmise that the strong US economy makes Trump’s re-election nearly certain. However, writes Desmond Lachman, between now and November there can be many an economic slip. Serious risks hang over the economy, including a global credit price bubble of epic proportions. Read more.

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