• Municipal finance

    Commodity bets return at large banks

    Banks

    Carmakers and other industries need good risk management as they pivot toward climate-friendly products. This has prompted banks to return to taking outsized commodity bets, which in the past have caused trading losses and compliance disasters for ma...

  • Non financial

    A servant of two masters

    Banks

    Caught between a wall of QE cash and a web of capital rules, what is left for bank CEOs to do? The evidence from securities holdings, bond issuance and TLAC.