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- Politics : Activity that relates to the way in which society is governed, and the process by which human beings living in communities make decisions and establish obligatory values for its members.
- Economics : The analysis of the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services.
- Financial system : The interactive system of organisations that serve as intermediaries between lenders and borrowers.
- Financial economics : the economics of investment choices made by individuals and corporations, and their consequences for the economy, .
- Financial regulation : a regime that has the purpose of promoting the stability of banks and other financial institutions and the purpose of preserving the integrity of the financial system.
- Banking : the system of financial intermediation that provides the principle source of credit to individuals and companies.
- Group of Twenty : An informal group of twenty industrialised countries.
- G20 summits : A meeting of the leaders of the twenty countries that are the largest in terms of economic output.
- London Summit : The second meeting of the leaders of the Group of Twenty countries, held in London in April 2009.
- G20 Finance Ministers meetings : Meetings of the Finance Ministers of the Group of Twenty countries.
- Crash of 2008 : the international banking crisis that followed the subprime mortgage crisis of 2007.
- Recession of 2009 : the international recession that was triggered by the Crash of 2008.