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Chapter 14. Resolving the Banking Crisis in Uruguay

Chapter 14. Resolving the Banking Crisis in Uruguay »

Source: Building Monetary and Financial Systems : Case Studies in Technical Assistance

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2007

ISBN: 9781589066151

Keywords: banking, central bank, inflation, monetary policy, foreign exchange

Uruguay, in 2002, experienced a severe banking crisis that caused it to borrow about US$1.3 billion from the IMF. Relative to GDP this was the largest exposure the IMF faced. In the...

Chapter 16. Supervising Nonbank Financial Institutions

Chapter 16. Supervising Nonbank Financial Institutions »

Source: Building Monetary and Financial Systems : Case Studies in Technical Assistance

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2007

ISBN: 9781589066151

Keywords: banking, central bank, inflation, monetary policy, foreign exchange

Traditionally, the IMF’s focus of technical assistance (TA) in the monetary and financial areas has been on central banking (monetary policy) and the banking system (regulation and...

Chapter 18. Supervising Public Funding to the Financial Sector in Colombia and Mexico

Chapter 18. Supervising Public Funding to the Financial Sector in Colombia and Mexico »

Source: Building Monetary and Financial Systems : Case Studies in Technical Assistance

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2007

ISBN: 9781589066151

Keywords: banking, central bank, inflation, monetary policy, foreign exchange

Whether the public sector should be directly involved in financial intermediation is a controversial matter that continues to be strongly debated. 1...

Chapter 8. Surveillance and Technical Assistance Working Together: Modernizing Monetary and Financial Policies in Guatemala

Chapter 8. Surveillance and Technical Assistance Working Together: Modernizing Monetary and Financial Policies in Guatemala »

Source: Building Monetary and Financial Systems : Case Studies in Technical Assistance

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2007

ISBN: 9781589066151

Keywords: banking, central bank, inflation, monetary policy, foreign exchange

Guatemala was a pioneer country in requesting to participate in the IMF and World Bank’s Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP). The FSAP, which was completed by September 2000...

Chapter 3. The Kyrgyz Republic: Challenges of Financial Sector Reforms

Chapter 3. The Kyrgyz Republic: Challenges of Financial Sector Reforms »

Source: Building Monetary and Financial Systems : Case Studies in Technical Assistance

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2007

ISBN: 9781589066151

Keywords: banking, central bank, inflation, monetary policy, foreign exchange

Upon the break-up of the Soviet Union, the Kyrgyz Republic, as other transition economies, faced major challenges in reforming its legal and institutional framework to facilitate ec...

Chapter 20. Turkey: Moving Toward Full-Fledged Inflation Targeting

Chapter 20. Turkey: Moving Toward Full-Fledged Inflation Targeting »

Source: Building Monetary and Financial Systems : Case Studies in Technical Assistance

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2007

ISBN: 9781589066151

Keywords: banking, central bank, inflation, monetary policy, foreign exchange

Background Turkey opted for a gradual introduction of an inflation targeting (IT) framework. Following the switch to a floating exchange rate regime in 2001, the Central Bank of Turk...

Chapter 10 WORKSHOP 8 Balance of Payments Forecasting

Chapter 10 WORKSHOP 8 Balance of Payments Forecasting »

Source: Financial Policy Workshops : The Case of Kenya

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1985

ISBN: 9780939934003

Keywords: balance of payments, statistics, survey, central bank, forecasting

This workshop provides background information and discusses possible techniques for forecasting balance of payments developments in Kenya during the period of a hypothetical financi...

Chapter 5 WORKSHOP 3 Balance of Payments Statistics

Chapter 5 WORKSHOP 3 Balance of Payments Statistics »

Source: Financial Policy Workshops : The Case of Kenya

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1985

ISBN: 9780939934003

Keywords: balance of payments, statistics, survey, central bank, forecasting

Analysis of the balance of payments position of member countries represents a fundamental part of the International Monetary Fund's work. The importance of balance of payments stati...

Chapter 11 WORKSHOP 9 Financial Programming

Chapter 11 WORKSHOP 9 Financial Programming »

Source: Financial Policy Workshops : The Case of Kenya

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1985

ISBN: 9780939934003

Keywords: balance of payments, statistics, survey, central bank, forecasting

A financial program is a set of coordinated policy measures—mainly in the monetary, fiscal, and balance of payments fields—intended to achieve certain economic targets in a relative...

Chapter 6 WORKSHOP 4 Flow of Funds

Chapter 6 WORKSHOP 4 Flow of Funds »

Source: Financial Policy Workshops : The Case of Kenya

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1985

ISBN: 9780939934003

Keywords: balance of payments, statistics, survey, central bank, forecasting

The purpose of this workshop is to show how income and financial transactions undertaken in a modern economy, divided into economic sectors according to type of activity or pattern...