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ANALYSIS-Investors still see India reform despite mixed year

By Reuters Staff
May 24, 2010

By Krittivas Mukherjee

NEW DELHI, May 23 (Reuters) – To its admirers, India’s ruling coalition has had a good year — sound fiscal policy to stave off a ruinous global credit crisis, fast growth and some tentative steps toward reforms.

COLUMN – $2 trillion OTC derivatives may be undercollateralised

By Reuters Staff
April 14, 2010

– John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own –

By John Kemp

LONDON, April 14 (Reuters) – As much as $2 trillion of over-the-counter derivatives held at the largest banks in the United States, Europe and the rest of the world could be under-collateralised, according to a working paper published by the International Monetary Fund this month.