Financial Market Trends

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OECD’s twice-yearly journal providing timely analyses and statistics on financial matters of topical interest and longer-term developments in specific financial sectors. Each issue provides a brief update of trends and prospects in the international and major domestic financial markets along with articles covering such topics as structural and regulatory developments in OECD financial systems, trends in foreign direct investment, trends in privatization, and financial sector statistics covering areas such as bank profitability, insurance, and institutional investors.

Periodically, a small number of articles within one field of financial sector developments – constituting the so-called special focus for the particular issue – may be included.


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OECD's journal on international financial markets.  This issue includes articles on recent developments, structural and regulatory developments, financial market implications of ageing populations, financial security of private pension systems, development of capital markets in Asia, and FDI. 

Table of Contents

-Highlights of Recent Developments in Financial Markets
-Structural and Regulatory Developments in OECD Countries (France, Germany, Italy, Japan, and Korea)
-International Financial Market Implications of Ageing Populations by Hans Blommestein
-The Financial Security of Private Pension Systems by Andre Laboul
-The Development of Capital Markets in Central Asia by Ruben Lee
-Foreign Direct Investment: Survey of Implementation of Methodological Standards by Ayse Bertrand
-New Financial Statistics

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