17 August, 2011
Purisima’s Philippine balancing act
1 November, 2018

Pernia: Philippines’ Infrastructure Build Won’t Depend on China

Euromoney, November 2018 The Philippines’ Build Build Build infrastructure drive is one of the most ambitious in the […]
18 October, 2018

Asia is Sanguine About Global Shocks

Euromoney, October 2018 Two themes, a sort of call-and-response, dominated the IMF annual meetings in Bali in October. […]
20 June, 2018

Espenilla Befriends the Banks who Once Feared Him

Euromoney/Asiamoney, June 2018 Before taking the top job at the Philippine central bank, Nestor Espenilla Jr was known […]
1 June, 2018

Blue Finance: The Philippines Declares War on Waste

Euromoney, June 2018 In April Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte took a characteristically drastic step. He closed Boracay. It […]
12 April, 2017

Philippine Banks Boom Despite the Politics

Euromoney, April 2017 There is an uncomfortable acceptance in Philippine business right now. People will tell you, conspiratorially, […]
7 April, 2017

Farewell, Tetangco! So Good They Tried to Change the Law For Him

Euromoney, April 2017 Amando Tetangco took on the top job as the nation’s central banker in July 2005 […]
7 April, 2017

ADB Hits Half-Century, For Better And Worse

Euromoney, April 2017 Nobody turns 50 without a few aches and pains. You can comfort yourself with the […]
1 May, 2016

Good News in Asia for a Multilateral Future

Euromoney, May 2016 Loans come and go, but a forthcoming financing executed jointly by the Asian Development Bank […]
1 June, 2014

Philippines’ Tetangco speaks from rare position of strength

Euromoney, June 2014 For many years, interviews with Philippine policymakers have tended to be full of defiance in […]
3 May, 2014

Tetangco Prepares Stress Test for Philippines Banks

Emerging Markets, ADB editions, May 2014 The central bank governor of the Philippines is planning to impose stress […]
4 October, 2013

Forbes: Philippines upgrade puts country on investment map – with thanks to migrant workers

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1 March, 2012

IFR Asia: Philippines rush to lower tier two

IFR Asia – Asia special report – March 2012 Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, the Philippines central bank, had […]