Global Investment Banks
Global Investment Banks have significant capital markets activities and business-model characteristics that can pose unique or pronounced risks to their creditors. Learn more about the trends impacting this group of banks.
  • SUMMARY
  • REPORTS

  • OUTLOOK
    07 Jan 2020|Moody's Investors Service
    Current conditions support the Global Investment Banks' credit profiles, but slower economic growth and lower interest rates limit upside.

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    OUTLOOK
    05 Dec 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    The outlook for global banks is negative, reflecting slowing long-term economic growth trends and growing political risks. A return to monetary easing and the use of negative interest rates in some regions will add to profitability pressures. These challenges will outweigh banks’ strong capital and liquidity.
    VIDEO
    05 Dec 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Simon Ainsworth from the Banking team discusses the increasing challenges for the sector in 2020, amid low interest rates, slowing economic growth and unpredictable operating environments.

    SECTOR IN-DEPTH
    07 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Weak revenue and higher conduct charges at UK-based banks lowered the third quarter profitability of the European global investment banks from the same period last year.

    12 Sep 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Global Investment Banks have significant capital markets activities and business-model characteristics that can pose unique or pronounced risks to their creditors. View how their revenues and share of capital markets compare.

    KEY CONTACTS
    Ana Arsov
    Managing Director – Financial Institutions
    Ana.Arsov@moodys.com
    Laurie Mayers
    Associate Managing Director – Financial Institutions
    Laurie.Mayers@moodys.com