Financial Regulatory Forum

ANALYSIS-Transaction taxes, liquidity and patience

By Reuters Staff
September 8, 2010

By Mike Dolan

LONDON, Sept 8 (Reuters) – The case for a tax on global financial transactions may have been perversely boosted by the relative success of foreign exchange markets through the past three years of world banking turmoil.

Nine central banks join settlement systems group

By Reuters Staff
July 24, 2009

ZURICH, July 24 (Reuters) – Nine central banks — including those from China and India — have joined the Committee on Payment and Settlement Systems (CPSS), the Bank for International Settlements said on Friday.