Banking Supervision Highlights

Posted March 23, 2015

The discussion will focus on the contrasting paths that China and India have undertaken to develop their economies. The two large countries have sharply different political systems and demographics. Their progress has sometimes been compared with that of a hare (China) and a tortoise (India). Which is more durable? What obstacles do the two governments face to growth and economic stability?


Posted March 10, 2015

The 4Q14 “Banks at a Glance” reports are now available, highlighting key indicators of banking conditions within each of the nine states comprising the 12th Federal Reserve District.


Posted March 5, 2015

This Asia Focus provides an overview of sovereign wealth funds, evaluates the structure and activities of major funds in Asia, and compares the transparency of Asian funds relative to international best practices.


Posted February 24, 2015

The 4Q14 issue shows that bank earnings improved incrementally, but mainly because stronger credit quality fueled lower overhead and provision expense burdens; low interest rates continued to pressure margins.