2021 BPI & Nova SBE Conference Corporate Bankruptcy and Restructuring

CfP Deadline Date: August 1, 2021 Conference Event: October 8, 2021 Event Location: Carcavelos, Portugal Keynote speaker(s): Edward I. Altman (NYU Stern) Organizer(s): Nova Finance Knowledge Center In cooperation with BPI, Nova Finance Knowledge Center is organizing an academic conference on corporate bankruptcy and restructuring. The main objective of the conference is to present and[…]

Fixed Income and Financial Institutions Conference

CfP Deadline Date: June 15, 2021 Conference Event: October 29-30, 2021 Event Location: Columbia, SC, USA Keynote Speaker(s): Viral Acharya (NYU) Organizer(s): Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina The Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina, with the generous sponsorship of H. Montague (Monty) Osteen, will[…]

CEPR Discussion Paper: “Crime and Punishment?” How Russian Banks Anticipated and Dealt with Global Financial Sanctions

Author(s): Mikhail Mamonov, Steven Ongena and Anna Pestova  Date: April 2021 Abstract: We study the impact of global financial sanctions on the Russian banks and economy. Financial sanctions were consecutively imposed between 2014 and 2019, allowing potentially-targeted (but not yet sanctioned) banks to adjust their international and domestic exposures. Compared to similar other banks, targeted[…]

May 2021: New VoxEU Column – The reversal interest rate: A new motive for countercyclical macroprudential policy

by Matthieu Darracq Pariès, Christoffer Kok, and Matthias Rottner The prolonged period of negative interest rates in advanced economies has raised concerns that further monetary policy accommodation could produce contractionary effects. Using a non-linear macroeconomic model fitted to the euro area economy, this column demonstrates that the risk of hitting the ‘reversal interest rate’ depends[…]

April 2021: New ESRB Report – Preventing and managing a large number of corporate insolvencies

by the ESRB More than a year of restrictions on economic activity has so far not resulted in financial instability. However, the threat of a wave of insolvencies looms large, unless Member States manage a smooth transition from liquidity support towards more targeted solvency support and successful corporate debt restructuring for viable firms. This is[…]

ECB conference on money markets

CfP Deadline Date: June 30, 2021 Conference Event: November 8-9, 2021 Event Location: Frankfurt am Main, Germany Keynote speaker(s): Philip Lane (ECB) Haoxiang Zhu (MIT Sloan School of Business) Organizer(s): ECB The ECB’s annual conference on money markets brings together academics, market practitioners and central bankers to discuss the key developments in money markets, monetary[…]