Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 39 items

  • Keyword: Central bank role x
Clear All Modify Search
Winds of Change
			: The Case for New Digital Currency

Winds of Change : The Case for New Digital Currency »

Series: IMF Speeches

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Communications Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 January 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484389171.076

ISBN: 9781484389171

Keywords: Central banks, Central bank role, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, Bank accounting, central bank, digital economy, currency, change nature, e-money

This paper explores impact of new digital currency on Singapore. A new wind of digitization is blowing. Even cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Ripple are vying for a spot in the cashless world, consta...

Safeguards Assessments - 2007 Update

Safeguards Assessments - 2007 Update »

Source: Safeguards Assessments - 2007 Update

Volume/Issue: 2007/049

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 November 2007

ISBN: 9781498333290

Keywords: Safeguards assessments policy, Central banks, Central bank governance, Central bank operations, Central bank accounting, Central bank role, external auditor, central bank, safeguard, audit firm

This paper provides Executive Directors with an update of safeguards assessment activities from July 1, 2006 through June 30, 2007. This is the second annual update report of safeguards activities since the last re...

Safeguards Assessments - 2013 Update

Safeguards Assessments - 2013 Update »

Source: Safeguards Assessments - 2013 Update

Volume/Issue: 2013/062

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 July 2013

ISBN: 9781498341226

Keywords: Central banks, Financial year, Governance, Risk management, Safeguards assessments policy, Central bank governance, Central bank autonomy, Central banking, Central bank role, central bank

The safeguards policy, introduced in 2000, is designed to reduce the risks of misuse of Fund resources and misreporting of program monetary data to the Fund. It supports the Fund's approach to prudent lending and c...

Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks in Low-Income and Other Developing Countries

Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks in Low-Income and Other Developing Countries »

Source: Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks in Low-Income and Other Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2015/068

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 October 2015

ISBN: 9781498344067

Keywords: Central bank role, Developing countries, Fund role, Intervention, Low-income developing countries, Monetary policy, Price stabilization, Transparency, Central bank operations, Central bank independence

Over the past two decades, many low- and lower-middle income countries (LLMICs) have improved control over fiscal policy, liberalized and deepened financial markets, and stabilized inflation at moderate levels. Mon...

The Exchange of Documents between the Fund and Regional Financing Arrangements

The Exchange of Documents between the Fund and Regional Financing Arrangements »

Source: The Exchange of Documents between the Fund and Regional Financing Arrangements

Volume/Issue: 2018/002

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Secretary's Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2018

ISBN: 9781498307178

Keywords: International monetary system, Central bank role, Financial safety nets, Central banks, Balance of payments need, transmittal, non-routine, co-financing, RFA, document share

"The changing contours of the global economy and the rapid transformation of the global financial safety net (GFSN) have strengthened the case for more structured collaboration between its different layers, particu...

Financial Sector Assessment Program--Experience with the Assessment of Systemically Imortant Payment Systems

Financial Sector Assessment Program--Experience with the Assessment of Systemically Imortant Payment Systems »

Source: Financial Sector Assessment Program--Experience with the Assessment of Systemically Imortant Payment Systems

Volume/Issue: 2002/021

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 April 2002

ISBN: 9781498328609

Keywords: Financial Sector Assessment Program, Payments arrangements, Central banks, Clearing and settlement systems, Central banking and monetary issues, Open market operations, Central bank role, PP, payment system, settlement system

...

Central Banking Lessons from the Crisis

Central Banking Lessons from the Crisis »

Source: Central Banking Lessons from the Crisis

Volume/Issue: 2010/055

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2010

ISBN: 9781498337328

Keywords: Banking, Central bank policy, Central bank role, Central banks, Financial crisis, Financial stability, Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, Liquidity management, Monetary policy, Financial and Monetary Sector

The broader governance reform debate-which goes beyond quotas to issues such as engagement by high-level policymakers, Fund management selection, Board structure, rules and accountability-has not got very far in ga...

Considerations on the Role of the SDR

Considerations on the Role of the SDR »

Source: Considerations on the Role of the SDR

Volume/Issue: 2018/017

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department;International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2018

ISBN: 9781498307390

Keywords: SDR role, International monetary system, Freely usable currencies, Economic integration, Interest rate policy, Central banks, SDRs, IMS, issuer, multipolar

This paper explores whether a broader role for the SDR could contribute to the smooth functioning and stability of the international monetary system (IMS). Recent staff assessments highlighted that the IMS has disp...

MFD (Monetary and Financial Systems Department) Technical Assistance to Recent Post-Conflict Countries

MFD (Monetary and Financial Systems Department) Technical Assistance to Recent Post-Conflict Countries »

Source: MFD (Monetary and Financial Systems Department) Technical Assistance to Recent Post-Conflict Countries

Volume/Issue: 2004/048

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2004

ISBN: 9781498329927

Keywords: Fund role, Post-conflict emergency assistance, Technical Assistance, Central banks, Financial management, Financial markets, Financial systems, Financial services, PP, post-conflict

This paper reviews the recent experience with technical assistance (TA) to postconflict economies in the monetary and financial areas with a view to providing lessons for ongoing and future work....

Fintech in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking

Fintech in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking »

Source: Fintech in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking

Volume/Issue: 2019/71

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pelin Berkmen , Kimberly Beaton , Dmitry Gershenson , Javier Arze del Granado , Kotaro Ishi , Meeyeon Kim , Emanuel Kopp , and Marina Rousset

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498303248

Keywords: Central banks, Central bank role, Central bank legislation, Central bank accounting, Bank credit, Fintech, cross border payments, financial sector, financial regulation, financial stability and integrity

In Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), financial technology has been growing rapidly and is on the agenda of many policy makers. Fintech provides opportunities to deepen financial development, competition, innov...