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.  This issue includes articles on recent trends, the prudent person rule, pension fund governance, increases in investment in the 1990s, and exchange of information on reinsurers.

Table of Contents

-Highlights of Recent Trends in Financial Markets
-The "Prudent Person Rule" Standard for the Investment of Pension Funds
-Guidelines for Pension Fund Governance
-Increases in Investment in 1990s: The Role of Output, Cost of Capital and Finance
-Private Annuity Markets
-Decision of the OECD Council on the Exchange of Information on Reinsurers
-Index of Recent Features

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