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  1. America's 1 million missing entrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... class in the 2000s. Camilo MondragA3n-VA lez, a senior research officer at the World Bank Group's International Finance Corporation, analysed two long-running data sets and calculated the 1 million missing entrepreneurs figure. He traces it ...

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  2. AIIB to be up and running by year's end as China and India tipped to be biggest stakeholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | NEWS.com.au

    ... procedures meet international standards. Economist Zhao Changhui , from the China Society for International Finance, said a high threshold would be essential, and China would not ask for veto power, as the United States had in the International ...

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  3. World Bank Group's new Country Partnership Framework to provide...Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | PressReleasePoint

    ... the World Bank Group (WBG) includes the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) - the private sector arm, and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), which provides investment ...

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  4. Not only celebrating, also introspecting: PrabhuRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Times of India

    ... we signed an agreement with LIC for Rs 1.5 lakh crore, and we are negotiating with World Bank, ADB, International Finance Corporation. The finance minister has spoken of tax free bonds and the infrastructure development fund. In fact, more than Rs ...

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  5. Wonkblog: America's 1 million missing entrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Washington Post

    ... middle class in the 2000s. Camilo Mondragon-Velez, a senior research officer at the World Bank Group's International Finance Corporation, analyzed two long-running data sets and calculated the 1 million missing entrepreneurs figure. He traces it ...

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  6. Ghana is fifth most attractive to infrastructure investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | GhanaWeb

    ... delivery of infrastructure in the country, including social and commercial infrastructure, a gap the International Finance Corporation (IFC) has estimated would take the country about 10 years of $1.5 billion investment each year to close. A Partner ...

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  7. Inflated reform hopes may have to be trimmed in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | South China Morning Post

    ... with emerging Asia bearing the brunt of the sell-off. According to a report from the Institute of International Finance (IIF) published on Tuesday, India has suffered the sharpest outflows, particularly in the equity market. Yet as JP Morgan notes, ...

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  8. RPT-Economy's weak spell puts Fed at crossroads over liftoff plansRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Reuters

    ... p emerging markets in the first half of May, according to data released on Tuesday by the Institute of International Finance. For investors, all of that points against a rate hike anytime soon. Markets in Fed Funds futures show investors have pushed

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  9. World Bank Helps Moldova Build Resilience to Disasters and Climate RisksRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | PressReleasePoint

    ... education, social assistance, e-governance, healthcare, agriculture, environment, and others. The International Finance Corporation has invested US$233 million in 24 projects in various sectors, and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency has ...

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  10. IFC grants BCR 50 ml dollar worth of credit trade lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Nine O'Clock

    The International Finance Corporation , the World Bank Group's private-sector lending arm, has granted Banca Comerciala Romana a 50 ml dollar worth of credit trade line under the Global Trade Finance Program that supports trade in emerging markets by providing partial or full guarantees for individual trade transactions given IFC's triple-A rating. 'IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and BCR join forces to expand the availability of financing for commercial exchanges for Romania-based importers and exporters, to help stimulate economic growth and job creation,' reads a BCR release to Agerpres on Tuesday.

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  11. Economy's weak spell puts Fed at crossroads over liftoff plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Reuters

    ... emerging markets in the first half of May, according to data released on Tuesday by the Institute of International Finance. For investors, all of that points against a rate hike anytime soon. Markets in Fed Funds futures show investors have pushed ...

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  12. China rethinks how to fund environmental clean-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | South China Morning Post

    ... can be transformative for the global economy," said Hua Jingdong, vice-president of the World Bank's International Finance Corporation, a co-host of the conference. "The government needs to unlock capital in the market." Local mainland governments, ...

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  13. AIA, IFC to ink agreement on agricultural insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Today.Az

    The Association of Insurers of Azerbaijan and the International Finance Corporation are expected to sign an agreement this summer as part of the implementation of the project of agricultural insurance in Azerbaijan. The signing of the relevant agreement will take place following the 6th International Insurance Forum, to be held in Baku on July 2-3, 2015, Orkhan Bayramov, head of AIA told journalists on May 18. "We are not talking about creating legislation in the field of agricultural insurance because, first of all, it is necessary to train specialists in this field," he said, adding that the training of specialists would start in September.

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  14. Cloud Lending Solutions Appoints World Bank Veteran and Opens New...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | PRWeb

    ... capital to some of today's leading players in the field. In December 2003, he started and led the International Finance Corporation's Grassroots Business Initiative to create sustainable economic opportunities for poor and marginalized communities. ...

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  15. Rio Tinto wins approval for Mongolian expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Age

    ... based on mutual trust," he said. A suite of international banks, including the World Bank's International Finance Corporation and Australia's Export Finance and Insurance Corporation had agreed to lend $US4.2 billion toward the expansion back in ...

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  16. Decline of UAE property prices poses threat to banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Al Bawaba

    The overall health of the banking sector in the UAE is expected to remain sound because of their strong initial financing positions and the resilience of the economy in the face of the sharp decline in oil prices, according to the Institute of International Finance , a Washington based association of global financial institutions. The strong profitability of the banks during the last two years and the balance sheet strength built over the past six years through rigorous provisioning for bad debts is expected to keep the banks strong against any potential weakening of asset prices that could result in a jump in non-performing loans .

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  17. Ex-councilor: Sasa port expansion outrageously pricedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Sun-Star

    ... P4 billion, which was set by the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA), to P17 billion. Lavina said the International Finance Corp. (IFC) of the World Bank hired consultants from Germany to do a study and put the bid price for the port's modernization ...

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  18. Remarks by Bundesbank Executive Board Member Andreas Dombret at CFR RoundtableRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | CFR.org

    Bundesbank Executive Board member Andreas Dombret spoke at a meeting of Benn Steil's CGS Roundtable Series in International Finance on April 22 . He referred to 'ultra-expansive monetary policy' as a driver of the improving euro-area economy.

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  19. The Opportunistic Bid For Pacific Rubiales Significantly Undervalues The CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Seeking Alpha

    ... being returned to Ecopetrol. ** Factors in the sale of 43% of Pacific Rubiales' interest to the International Finance Corporation, and the company's remaining interest has been valued using this price. *** Liabilities include all short and long-term ...

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  20. Thompson's BHR Capital Takes Large Stake In Overseas Shipholding Group Inc.Read the original story

    Friday May 15 | Insider Monkey

    ... for a $3 billion+ proprietary trading book. Mr. Thompson graduated magna cum laude with a BBA in International Finance from the Honors Program at the University of Georgia. One of those investment vehicles, BHR-OSG On-Shore Funding LLC reported ...

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