Periodic Essay

Challenges in global finance: the role of Asia

Abstract: On June 11-12, 2012, the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (FRBSF) held its fifth Conference on Asian Banking and Finance in San Francisco, entitled \"Challenges in Global Finance: The Role of Asia.\" Conference participants discussed how the ongoing economic and financial uncertainties in Europe will impact the Asian economies, banking sectors and trade flows; and how Asian banks and financial institutions themselves are addressing these issues. While the conference covered a wide range of topics, this Asia Focus summarizes underlying themes discussed over the two days.

Keywords: Banks and banking - Asia;

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Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Part of Series: Asia Focus

Publication Date: 2012

Issue: Sep