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Private sector opinion -Towards an accountable capitalism (English)

We are amidst an unprecedented upheaval in the functioning of our treasured capital market system. The immediate bank lending crisis leaves little time for reflection. ... See More +

Working Paper 122617 JAN 01, 2018

Davis,Stephen; Pitt-Watson,David; Lukomnik,Jon Disclosed

Product and factor market distortions : the case of the manufacturing sector in Morocco (English)

This paper studies the effect of market distortions in the manufacturing sector in Morocco. Recent microdata are used to calculate the extent of resource misallocation associated to these distortions and the potential total factor productivity (TFP) gain resulting from their removal. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8218 OCT 13, 2017

Chauffour,Jean-Pierre Christophe; Diaz Sanchez,Jose Luis Disclosed

Philippines economic update : preserving consistency and policy commitment (English)

The Philippines Economic Update (PEU) summarizes key economic and social developments, important policy changes, and the evolution of external conditions over the past six months. ... See More +

Working Paper 120239 OCT 01, 2017

Hansl,Birgit; Diop,Ndiame; Chua,Kevin C.; Cruz,Kevin Thomas Garcia Disclosed

Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project (Arabic)

This program document for the Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project has four pillars as follows : (i) Pillar A - Improve access to finance for small and young enterprises; (ii) Pillar B - Strengthen capital markets by improving the institutional framework and broadening the range of instruments; (iii) Pillar C - Improve the financial sustainability of the Caisse Marocaine des Retraites; and (iv) Pillar D - Strengthen oversight of the banking sector. ... See More +

Program Document 114404 JUL 19, 2017

Disclosed

El Salvador - Local Government Strengthening Project (English)

Ratings for the Local Government Strengthening Project for El Salvador were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was moderate, the Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and the Borrower performance was also moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR4118 JUN 27, 2017

Disclosed

Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project (English)

This program document for the Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project has four pillars as follows : (i) Pillar A - Improve access to finance for small and young enterprises; (ii) Pillar B - Strengthen capital markets by improving the institutional framework and broadening the range of instruments; (iii) Pillar C - Improve the financial sustainability of the Caisse Marocaine des Retraites; and (iv) Pillar D - Strengthen oversight of the banking sector. ... See More +

Program Document 114404 APR 19, 2017

Disclosed

Azerbaijan - Capital Markets Modernization Project (English)

Ratings of Capital Markets Modernization Project for Azerbaijan were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, risk to development outcome was substantial, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance was satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR4007 JAN 25, 2017

Disclosed

The importance of local capital markets for financing development (English)

Rudimentary markets for capital - for raising money and investing - exist in even the remotest places around the world. However, prudent macroeconomic management, regulation, investor protection, and innovation are necessary to transition these nascent markets, which are often speculative ventures prone to fraud, into modern, efficient, and well-functioning markets capable of serving the needs of investors and entrepreneurs, borrowers, and lenders alike. ... See More +

Brief 112692 JAN 01, 2017

Narayanaswamy,Meera; Blitzer,Charles R.; Carvajal,Ana Fiorella Disclosed

Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and SME Finance Development Policy Loan Project (Arabic)

Program Information Document 109673 NOV 01, 2016

English Disclosed

Does governing law affect bond spreads ? (English)

Controlling for bond and issuer characteristics, bond spreads are expected to be equal across different legal jurisdictions, and differences are expected to disappear through arbitrage. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7863 OCT 17, 2016

Ratha,Dilip K.; De,Supriyo; Kurlat,Sergio Andres Disclosed

Argentina - Capital market assessment and development prospects (English)

This report represents a high-level diagnostic of the capital market in Argentina, its potential for corporate, SME and infrastructure financing, and proposed actions to unlock such potential, as well as the respective roles of financial authorities and market participants. ... See More +

Working Paper 117059 OCT 01, 2016

.org;; 000012349:John Daniel Pollner:jpollner@worldbank Disclosed

Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and SME Finance Development Policy Loan Project (English)

Program Information Document 109673 SEP 20, 2016

Arabic Disclosed

Russian Federation - Detailed assessment of implementation : IOSCO objectives and principles of securities regulation (English)

An assessment of the level of implementation of the International Organization of Securities (IOSCO) principles in the Russian Federation was conducted from February 3 to 16, 2016 as part of the financial sector assessment program (FSAP) by Richard Pratt and Richard Britton, both external Monetary and Capital Markets Department experts. ... See More +

Working Paper 121449 SEP 01, 2016

Britton,Richard; Pratt,Richard Charles Disclosed

Mexico - Financial sector assessment program : Infrastructure finance and capital markets : achievements and challenges (English)

Mexico’s challenges in infrastructure finance can be framed along similar lines as other Advanced Economies (AEs) and large Emerging Market Economies (EMEs). ... See More +

Working Paper 120396 JUL 01, 2016

Garcia Mora,Alfonso; Shabisigh,Ghiath Disclosed

The ICSID caseload : statistics (English)

This new issue of the International Center for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) caseload statistics provides an updated profile of the ICSID caseload, historically and for the centre's fiscal year 2016. ... See More +

Working Paper 113331 JUN 30, 2016

Disclosed

DECPG global monthly newsletter (English)

High-frequency indicators suggest that global growth continued to be weak in the first quarter of 2016. Growth in the United States dropped to a two-year low and slowed further in China, while it gained momentum in the Euro Area. ... See More +

Newsletter 106080 APR 01, 2016

Disclosed

Supporting local bond market development : how can development banks foster domestic capital markets? (English)

Domestic capital markets are a vital source of stable, sustainable finance, and underpin a private sector associated with employment and economic growth. ... See More +

Brief 106017 APR 01, 2016

Molders, Florian; Pace,Jordan Townswick Disclosed

Case study : Bayport financial services - how can businesses tap local capital markets to expand? (English)

Bond markets, though still underdeveloped in Africa, are beginning to emerge as a realistic financing option for private companies looking to invest or expand their operations on the continent. ... See More +

Brief 106018 APR 01, 2016

Shi,Lin-000470985 Disclosed

Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and SME Finance Development Policy Loan Project (English)

Program Information Document AB7824 MAR 08, 2016

Disclosed

Attracting capital for railway development in China : 吸引资本投入中国的铁路开发 (Chinese)

China Railways Corporation (CRC) is considering new ways to attract capital to support the strategic development of the railway sector. Currently, government is the predominant equity financier, with debt being supplied by domestic bank credits and limited amounts borrowed from International Financial Institutions such as the World Bank and Asian Development Bank. ... See More +

Working Paper 102894 DEC 23, 2015

Lawrence,Martha B. Disclosed

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Private sector opinion -Towards an accountable capitalism (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 122617 Working Paper
Product and factor market distortions : the case of the manufacturing sector in Morocco (English)
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OCT 13, 2017 WPS8218 Policy Research Working Paper
Philippines economic update : preserving consistency and policy commitment (English)
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OCT 01, 2017 120239 Working Paper
Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project (Arabic)
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JUL 19, 2017 114404 Program Document
El Salvador - Local Government Strengthening Project (English)
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JUN 27, 2017 ICR4118 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Finance Development Policy Loan Project (English)
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APR 19, 2017 114404 Program Document
Azerbaijan - Capital Markets Modernization Project (English)
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JAN 25, 2017 ICR4007 Implementation Completion and Results Report
The importance of local capital markets for financing development (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 112692 Brief
Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and SME Finance Development Policy Loan Project (Arabic)
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NOV 01, 2016 109673 Program Information Document English
Does governing law affect bond spreads ? (English)
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OCT 17, 2016 WPS7863 Policy Research Working Paper
Argentina - Capital market assessment and development prospects (English)
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OCT 01, 2016 117059 Working Paper
Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and SME Finance Development Policy Loan Project (English)
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SEP 20, 2016 109673 Program Information Document Arabic
Russian Federation - Detailed assessment of implementation : IOSCO objectives and principles of securities regulation (English)
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SEP 01, 2016 121449 Working Paper
Mexico - Financial sector assessment program : Infrastructure finance and capital markets : achievements and challenges (English)
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JUL 01, 2016 120396 Working Paper
The ICSID caseload : statistics (English)
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JUN 30, 2016 113331 Working Paper
DECPG global monthly newsletter (English)
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APR 01, 2016 106080 Newsletter
Supporting local bond market development : how can development banks foster domestic capital markets? (English)
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APR 01, 2016 106017 Brief
Case study : Bayport financial services - how can businesses tap local capital markets to expand? (English)
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APR 01, 2016 106018 Brief
Morocco - Second Capital Market Development and SME Finance Development Policy Loan Project (English)
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MAR 08, 2016 AB7824 Program Information Document
Attracting capital for railway development in China : 吸引资本投入中国的铁路开发 (Chinese)
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DEC 23, 2015 102894 Working Paper