Global Financial Regulation PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Global Financial Regulation free pdf As international financial markets have become more complex, so has the regulatory system which oversees them. The Basel Committee is just one of a plethora of international bodies and groupings which now set standards for financial activity around the world, in the interests of protecting savers and investors and maintaining financial stability. These groupings, and their decisions, have a major impact on markets in developed and developing countries, and on competition between financial firms. Yet their workings are shrouded in mystery, and their legitimacy is uncertain. Here, for the first time, two men who have worked within the system describe its origins and development in clear and accessible terms.Howard Davies was the first Chairman of the UK's Financial Services Authority and the single regulator for the whole of Britain's financial sector. David Green was Head of International Policy at the FSA, after spending thirty years in the Bank of England, and has been closely associated with the development of the current European regulatory arrangements. This guide to the international system will be invaluable for regulators, financial market practitioners and for students of the global financial system, wherever they are located. The book identifies weaknesses in a system faced with new types of institutions such as hedge funds and private equity, as well as the growth in importance of major developing countries, who have been excluded so far from the key decision-making fora. It will be essential reading for all those interested in the development of financial markets and the way they are regulated.

About David Green

Howard Davies is Director of the London School of Economics and Political Science. David Green is Adviser on International Affairs at the Financial Reporting Council.

Details Book

Author : David Green
Publisher : Polity Press
Data Published : 04 April 2008
ISBN : 0745643493
EAN : 9780745643496
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 200 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Global Financial Regulation

17 Comments Add a comment

Related eBooks Download

  • Research Handbook on International Financial Regulation free pdfResearch Handbook on International Financial Regulation

    The globalisation of financial markets has attracted much academic and policymaking commentary in recent years. especially with the growing number of banking and financial crises and the current credit crisis that has threatened the stability of the global financial system..

  • Financial Institutions  free pdfFinancial Institutions

    This edition focuses on Australia's financial system. It examines the financial system's three main functions - settlement. flow-of-funds and risk transfer - and provides a clear and comprehensive integrated account of the activities of Australia's financial institutions and markets..

  • Reconceptualising Global Finance and its Regulation free pdfReconceptualising Global Finance and its Regulation

    The current global financial system may not withstand the next global financial crisis. In order to promote the resilience and stability of our global financial system against future shocks and crises..

  • The International Financial Crisis free pdfThe International Financial Crisis

    The recent global financial crisis has caused massive upheavals worldwide. The papers in this volume analyze whether financial principles seem to have shifted in recent years. and what that may mean for international financial markets and regulation..

  • The Life in the Financial Markets free pdfThe Life in the Financial Markets

    An accessible and thorough review of the international financial markets Life in the Financial Markets-How They Really Work And Why They Matter To You offers the financial services professional..

  • Global Financial Regulation free pdfGlobal Financial Regulation

    Where To Download Books. As international financial markets have become more complex, so has the regulatory system which oversees them. The Basel Committee is just one of a plethora of international b