Explains why liquidity is a key driver of global economies and financial markets and its particular importance in modern debt-based financial systems
Discusses the roles of Central Banks, shadow banking and the growth of wholesale money on global liquidity
Looks specifically at the developments in China, which has become a major provider of funds to international markets
Michael J. Howell is a Managing Director at CrossBorder Capital Ltd. He founded CrossBorder Capital in 1996. Michael developed the quantitative liquidity research methodology while he was Research Director at Salomon Bros. from 1986. He was subsequently appointed Head of Research at Baring Securities in 1992, and was top-ranked 'Emerging Market Strategist' by institutional investors for the three years prior to setting up CrossBorder Capital. Michael has worked in financial markets for more than thirty years and is a regular international conference speaker. He is a qualified US Supervisory Analyst and has a Doctorate in Economics.