Bank for International Settlements

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    Examine the growth of global debt from 2010 to 2015. Emerging market debt has grown ...
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    On November 25, 2015, Allianz’s PIMCO unit and other investors filed a lawsuit against ...
  1. What are some historic examples of hyperinflation?

    Learn how skyrocketing prices can result in an economy spiraling into hyperinflation, as happened in Germany, Zimbabwe and ...
  2. How are international investment banking practices regulated?

    See which international organizations are responsible for overseeing and regulating global investment banks, including the ...
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    The forex market is the largest market in the world. According to the Triennial Central Bank Survey conducted by the Bank ...
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