Articles

The business case for diversity

17 February 2015
Alexandra Holcomb, Westpac Banking Corporation

At the Australasian Finance & Banking Conference, Westpac's Chief Risk Officer, Alexandra Holcomb, discussed the need for diversity in Australian business, with a particular focus on women in leadership positions.

CNBC Interview: Financial Issues Related to Euro-Zone

17 February 2015

Professor Fariborz Moshiran, the Director of the Institute of Global Finance, University of New South Wales, talked about the issues in the Euro Zone in an interview with the CNBC on February 17, 2015.

Please click here to watch this interview.

Importance of Transparency and Provision of comprehensive data

17 February 2015
Commissioner Michael Piwowar, SEC

Commissioner of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Michael Piwowar, provided various insights into the visible domestic and global impacts of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

Financial System Inquiry and Financial Stability

17 February 2015
David Murray

David Murray presented the conclusions of the Report-Financial System Inquiry Report at the 27th Australasian Finance & Banking Conference.

International Business Forum on Global Financial Stability

01 February 2015

Business Forum on Global Financial Stability was held on 16 December 2014 at Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney.

Business Forum on Global Liquidity Risk Management:

24 November 2014
Interview of Professor Tarun Chordia

Professor Tarun Chordia, of Emory University, was interviewed by Professor Fariborz Moshirian, the Institute of Global Finance’s Director. The interview centres on the concerns of global liquidity risk management. In particular, Professor Chordia addressed three key issues in relation to the subject.

Launch of the World Bank Report: Doing Business

24 November 2014
Augusto Lopez-Claros, Director of the Global Indicators

Watch the Interview of Dr Lopez-Claros

Dr Augusto Lopez-Claros, the Director of Global Indicators and Analysis with the World Bank, was interviewed by Professor Fariborz Moshirian, the Institute of Global Finance’s Director. The interview was conducted upon the launch of the World Bank’s ‘Doing Business’ Report (“the Report”). In particular, Dr Lopez-Claros addressed three key issues in relation to the report.

World Bank Report Launch– Women, Business and Law:

24 November 2014
Interview of Dr Lopez-Claros

Dr Augusto Lopez-Claros, the Director of Global Indicators and Analysis with the World Bank, was interviewed by Professor Fariborz Moshirian, the Institute of Global Finance’s Director. The interview was conducted upon the launch of the World Bank’s ‘Women, Business and Law’ Report for 2014 (“the Report”). In particular, Dr Lopez-Claros addressed four key issues in relation to the report.

World Bank Report Launch– Global Prosperity and Global Stability:

24 November 2014
Interview of Dr Lopez-Claros

Dr Augusto Lopez-Claros, the Director of Global Indicators and Analysis with the World Bank, was interviewed by Professor Fariborz Moshirian, the Institute of Global Finance’s Director. The interview centres on the concerns of global prosperity and stability. In particular, Dr Lopez-Claros addressed four key issues in relation to the subject.

Forum on Liquidity Shock and Financial Stability:

17 September 2014
Interview of Professor Avanidhar Subrahmanyam

On september 10, 2014, Professor Avanidhar Subrahmanyam attended the Business Forum on Liquidity Shock and Global Financial Stability, organised by the IGF, as the keynote speaker. During the interview after his speech, he provided his insights regarding the causes of the Global Financial Crisis (“GFC”) and resulting contagion to other economies, as well as whether we have the right policies in place to prevent another crisis.

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