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News in Systemic Risk: Thursday, April 19, 2018 (10 a.m. ET)

April 19, 2018

Global Financial Stability Report: Volatility, Protectionism Raising Risks (IMF)

Transcript of Global Financial Stability Report Press Briefing (IMF)

Important Choices for the Federal Reserve in the Years Ahead – William C. Dudley (New York Fed)

Beige Book - April 18, 2018 (Federal Reserve)

Safeguarding Financial Resilience through the Cycle – Governor Lael Brainard (Federal Reserve)

Five years of macro-prudential: Regulating the Square Mile for all 94,000 square miles - speech by Alex Brazier (Bank of England)

Federal Reserve Proposes Stress Capital Buffer Requirements in Overhaul of CCAR (Luigi L. De Ghenghi, Randall D. Guynn, Andrew Rohrkemper; Davis Polk)

Federal Reserve and OCC Propose Tailoring of Enhanced Supplementary Leverage Ratios for GSIBs and their IDIs (Luigi L. De Ghenghi, Randall D. Guynn, Andrew Rohrkemper; Davis Polk)

Fed governor Brainard says 'premature' to revisit liquidity, capital rules (Reuters)

ECB Seeks New Powers to Deal With Clearing Crises Outside the EU (Bloomberg)

IMF sounds alarm on excessive global borrowing (FT)

African nations slipping into new debt crisis (FT)

US regulatory rollback boosts sales of debt products (FT)

Wall Street’s biggest banks eager to woo consumers with credit (FT)

BoE's Brazier says now surer of dodging Brexit hit to derivatives (Reuters)

Merkel wants European Monetary Fund with national oversight: sources (Reuters)

Banks Warn Sweden's Central Bank to Stay Out of Retail Market (Bloomberg)

Markets Should Brace for More Volatility, IMF Finance Chief Says (Bloomberg)

BOJ warns of risk from lax bank loans to 'middle risk companies' (Reuters)

SEC stops short of toughest broker-dealer rules (FT)

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News in Systemic Risk: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 (10 a.m. ET)

April 18, 2018

A Bumpy Road Ahead for the Global Financial System (Tobias Adrian; IMF Blog)

Claudia Buch: Have the main advanced economies become more resilient to real and financial shocks? (BIS)

Jan Smets: The impact of monetary policy on the macroeconomy and European banks (BIS)

Global Economy: Good News for Now but Trade Tensions a Threat (Maurice Obstfeld; IMF Blog)

How will FinTech and digital currencies transform central banking (Eswar Prasad; Brookings)

An Even-handed Approach to Crypto-Assets (Christine Lagarde; IMF Blog)

Countercyclical capital regulation in a small open economy DSGE model (Matija Lozej, Luca Onorante, Ansgar Rannenberg; ECB)

Agencies propose transition of new Current Expected Credit Losses (CECL) accounting standard into regulatory capital framework (Federal Reserve)

The Evolving First Line of Defense – Michael Held, Executive Vice President and General Counsel (Federal Reserve)

IMF Warns of Rising Threats to Global Financial System (Bloomberg)

Fed's bank regulator defends Volcker, lending rule easing (Reuters)

Fed Regulatory Czar Faces GOP Pressure on Bank-Board Oversight (WSJ)

China cuts required reserve ratio in ‘subtle easing’ move (FT)

More China bank reserve cuts on the cards as PBOC seeks to prevent slowdown (Reuters)

China Banks Seen Profiting From PBOC's Reserve Ratio Cut (Bloomberg)

Macron says wants to change banking rules to boost lending (Reuters)

Number of German Banks Declines While Fintechs Attack (Bloomberg)

Fed's Dudley warns small banks to rethink risks of higher rates (Reuters)

IMF warns global economic growth will slow by 2020 (FT)

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News in Systemic Risk: Thursday, April 12, 2018 (10 a.m. ET)

April 12, 2018
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