EconographicsMar 30, 2023
Chinese banking’s SVB resilience
By Niels Graham, Josh Lipsky
Silicon Valley Bank's collapse has rippled across evert major banking hub except for China's. This is because of China's unique banking structure which emphases heavy state oversight and control while minimizing cross border connections with advanced economies
EconographicsMar 27, 2023
Loss of investor confidence and the banking crisis
By Hung Tran
Despite the best efforts of financial authorities following the most recent banking crisis, selloffs of bank shares and capital contingent bonds have persisted. After the sale of Credit Suisse, the most poignant example of investor concerns is the market pressure on Deutsche Bank (DB).
EconographicsMar 24, 2023
Global Sanctions Dashboard: What to do with sanctioned Russian assets
By Kimberly Donovan, Maia Nikoladze
Immediate steps for seizing the sanctioned Russian oligarch assets; concerns with the confiscation of Russian sovereign assets; Georgia's proposed foreign agent law.
EconographicsJan 26, 2023
Global Sanctions Dashboard: How sanctions will further squeeze the Russian economy in 2023
By Charles Lichfield, Maia Nikoladze, and Castellum.AI
The effects of sanctions on the Russian economy; Venezuela's pursuit of lifting energy sanctions; the plans for screening EU-US outbound investment going into China.
EconographicsJan 23, 2023
Russian finance pivots east
By Niels Graham
Starting in 2014 and accelerating after Russia's invasion of Ukraine, Moscow launched a financial pivot toward China. While it initially worked for both countries, economic stress in China as well as the risk of overreliance on Beijing may hinder its future success