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 financial markets.  In addition to the report on recent developments in financial markets, this issue includes articles on highly leveraged investors, corporate governance, interest rate swaps and debt management in Denmark, and more.

Table of Contents

-Highlights of Recent Developments in Financial Markets
-Highly Leveraged Investors
--Hedge Funds, Highly Leveraged Investment Strategies and Financial Markets
--Hedge Funds, Leverage, and the Lessons of Long-Term Capital Management
--The LTCM Crisis and its Consequences for Banks and Banking Supervision
-Report on the Survey of Implementation of Methodological Standards for Direct Investment
-Recent Trends in Foreign Direct Investment
-OECD Report on Corporate Governance
-OECD Priniciples of Corporate Governance
-Annotations to the OECD Principles of Corporate Governance
-Interest Rate Swaps and Domestic Market Debt Management in Denmark
-The Implementation of the Eurosystem's Monetary Policy and its Effects on Financial Markets
-Occupational Private Pension Systems
-New Financial Statistics
-Index of Recent Features

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