• Municipal finance

    Italy’s populists throw down gauntlet to Draghi

    Articles, Economics

    Italy's new populist government is on a collision course with the ECB, which is mulling the tapering of QE purchases. But inflation divergence suggests a way out for the central bank.

  • Non financial

    Hunting for the next LTCM


    The Dodd-Frank Act assigned the SEC the role of gathering data on hedge funds. Risky Finance has turned the published statistics into a data tool and asks whether a new LTCM could be lurking in the data.