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Currency

25 Jul 2019

Private virtue, public vice

James Culham | Director, Institutional Portfolio Management, ANZ

Are economies staring down the barrel of the next recession? And how will monetary policies and investments help them float.

26 Jun 2019

Reading Libra’s horoscope

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Facebook has launched its own currency - Libra - we foretell doubters and challenging times ahead.

25 Mar 2019

Creating and destroying money

James Culham | Director, Institutional Portfolio Management, ANZ

Do banks just create unlimited amounts of money out of thin air?

21 Mar 2019

High tide for blockchain

Maria Bellmàs | Associate Director, Trade and Supply Chain Product, ANZ

Blockchain has been the darling of the tech world for some time but the tide is starting to turn.

07 Mar 2019

Keeping up with digital trade finance

Khalil Hegarty and Tyler McDonald | Associate Director and Consultant at ITS Global

Regional authorities are quickly moving towards digitising trade and customs – is Australia falling behind?

25 Jan 2019

Rise of the stablecoin

James Culham | Director, Institutional Portfolio Management, ANZ

If 2018 was the year of bitcoin, perhaps 2019 will see the stablecoin take centre stage.

30 Jul 2018

Is it foolish to write off crypto?

Steve Dando | Personal & Business Banker, ANZ

A bump in the road won’t be enough to keep crypto - an asset class still worthy of investment – away.

27 Jun 2018

Crypto’s Icarus movement

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

The BIS has delivered its result on crypto – as if the market was still waiting for advice - and it sounds like coinmania flew too close to the sun.

21 Jun 2018

Why NZ can be a block party

Emma Mellow | bluenotes contributor

NZ has the perfect business environment to develop blockchain tech – and reap the many rewards.

15 May 2018

Lessons on crypto, fintech and regulation

Mark Evans & Alexander Malaket | ANZ & OPUS Advisory Services

Lessons learned from trade finance can teach us a lot as regulators eye consumer protections on tech like bitcoin.

20 Apr 2018

For China, devaluation is a bad idea

Raymond Yeung & Khoon Goh | Chief Economist Greater China & Head of Asia Research at ANZ

It’s not in China’s best interests to devalue the yuan as it would go against two key priorities of its own government.

30 Jan 2018

LONGREAD: in defence of crypto

Steve Dando | Personal & Business Banker, ANZ

Say what you like about Bitcoin & crypto-currencies, the technology has innumerable upsides.