The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Sara Cortes and David P. Bartels have been named Deputy Chief Counsels of the Division of Investment Management. As Deputy Chief Counsels, Ms. Cortes and Mr. Bartels will join a leadership tea...

  By Hugh Wheelan, Managing Editor, Responsible Investor Responsible Investor (RI), the daily news and features site for ESG and sustainable finance, is holding its 12th annual RI Europe conference in London on 11th-12th June 2019. The conference brings together 700+ top-level investment professionals to learn, share and debate the opportunities and challenges from major... View Article

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The EIB is helping to strengthen economically disadvantaged areas of Serbia against future shocks with the Partnership for Local Development. The project signed today in Belgrade provides EUR 30 million to revitalise public infrastructure in poor munic...
Yang-Ho Park | Using positions data on bond futures, I document that speculators' spread trades contain private information about future economic activities and asset prices. Strong steepening trades are associated with negative payroll surprises in su...

Close to half of the UK’s electricity will come from renewable sources by 2025, according...

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The EIB and the Flemish Government in Belgium have signed the first tranche of a lending facility in support of the “Oosterweel” project, the missing link in the ring road around the city of Antwerp. The parties added their signatures to the document, ...
The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged two former directors of investments at Woodbridge Group of Companies LLC for their roles in its massive Ponzi scheme. The defendants, California-based Ivan Acevedo and Dane R. Roseman, were separatel...
Gianni Amisano and Oreste Tristani | We study the relationship between monetary policy and long-term rates in a structural, general equilibrium model estimated on both macro and yields data from the United States. Regime shifts in the conditional varia...
The Securities and Exchange Commission today released the agenda for the April 15 meeting of the Fixed Income Market Structure Advisory Committee.  The Commission established the advisory committee to provide a formal mechanism through which the Commis...
The EIB increases its presence in Albania by providing some EUR 11 million to finance the regeneration of the Lana River area in Tirana. The new investment is the Bank’s first integrated urban regeneration project in the Western Balkans, enc...