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Amendment of the Instrument to Establish the SCA-1/Deferred Charges Administered Account - Extension of Termination Date

Amendment of the Instrument to Establish the SCA-1/Deferred Charges Administered Account - Extension of Termination Date »

Source: Amendment of the Instrument to Establish the SCA-1/Deferred Charges Administered Account - Extension of Termination Date

Volume/Issue: 2011/015

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 March 2011

ISBN: 9781498339285

Keywords: Administered accounts, Argentina, Brazil, Debt relief, Executive Board decisions, Lapse of time approval, Liberia, Special Contingent Account, Freely usable currencies, Financial statements

To help fulfill its purposes, the International Monetary Fund (the 'Fund') has adopted this Instrument to establish the SCA-1/Deferred Charges Administered Account in accordance with Article V, Section 2(b) (the 'A...

Analytics of Systemic Crises and the Role of Global Financial Safety Nets

Analytics of Systemic Crises and the Role of Global Financial Safety Nets »

Source: Analytics of Systemic Crises and the Role of Global Financial Safety Nets

Volume/Issue: 2011/041

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 May 2011

ISBN: 9781498338813

Keywords: Cross country analysis, External shocks, Financial crisis, Financial safety nets, Fund arrangements, Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, Liquidity management, Monetary policy, Risk management, Real sector

In response to the global crisis, the Fund overhauled its lending toolkit and boosted its resources, strengthening its ability to pre-empt financial crises. This paper-with the companion paper on Mapping Cross-Bord...

1. Asia’s Momentum Is Set to Continue

1. Asia’s Momentum Is Set to Continue »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2014, Asia and Pacific : Sustaining the Momentum: Vigilance and Reforms

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 April 2014

ISBN: 9781484316573

Keywords: Financial crises, Credit, Central banks, Business cycles, Capital, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial systems, inflation, capital flows, capital flow

Introduction and Main Findings The main findings of the analysis in this chapter are as follows: The outlook for Asia i...

Assessing Reserve Adequacy

Assessing Reserve Adequacy »

Source: Assessing Reserve Adequacy

Volume/Issue: 2011/008

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 February 2011

ISBN: 9781498339360

Keywords: Flexible exchange rate policy, Interest rate differential, Foreign exchange market volatility, Sovereign wealth funds, International monetary system, AMs, WEO, traditional metrics, adequacy, short-term debt

The dramatic increase in reserves holdings over the past decade has resumed since the global financial crisis, even at an accelerated pace. While the crisis has heightened perceptions of the importance of holding a...

Assessing Reserve Adequacy - Supplementary Information

Assessing Reserve Adequacy - Supplementary Information »

Source: Assessing Reserve Adequacy - Supplementary Information

Volume/Issue: 2011/010

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 February 2011

ISBN: 9781498339377

Keywords: Banks, Economic models, Emerging markets, External shocks, Foreign exchange, Reserves, Reserves adequacy, Financial crises, Real interest rates, Exchange rate regimes

The dramatic increase in reserves holdings over the past decade has resumed since the global financial crisis, even at an accelerated pace. While the crisis has heightened perceptions of the importance of holding a...

Balance Sheet Analysis in Fund Surveillance

Balance Sheet Analysis in Fund Surveillance »

Source: Balance Sheet Analysis in Fund Surveillance

Volume/Issue: 2015/076

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 December 2015

ISBN: 9781498344456

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Balance sheets, Systemically important financial institutions, External sector, Financial crises, data gap, balance sheet, global crisis, non-financial, spillovers

Balance sheets convey vital information about economic prospects and risks. Balance sheet analysis captures the role that financial frictions and mismatches play in creating fragility and amplifying shocks. This is...

Borrowing Agreement Between Deutsche Bundesbank and the International Monetary Fund

Borrowing Agreement Between Deutsche Bundesbank and the International Monetary Fund »

Source: Borrowing Agreement Between Deutsche Bundesbank and the International Monetary Fund

Volume/Issue: 2009/007

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 February 2009

ISBN: 9781498335522

Keywords: Borrowed resources use, Borrowing agreements, Borrowing by Fund, Central banks, Executive Board decisions, Lapse of time approval, New Arrangements to Borrow, SDR interest rates, Freely usable currencies, Interest rates

In light of the multilateral effort to ensure the adequacy of the financial resources available to the International Monetary Fund, and with a view to supporting the Fund's ability to provide timely and effective b...

Borrowing Agreement with Banca d'Italia

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Source: Borrowing Agreement with Banca d'Italia

Volume/Issue: 2011/082

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 October 2011

ISBN: 9781498339193

Keywords: Borrowed resources use, Borrowing agreements, Borrowing by Fund, Central banks, Executive Board decisions, Fund general resources, Lapse of time approval, SDR interest rates, Freely usable currencies, Interest rates

In light of the multilateral effort to ensure the adequacy of the financial resources available to the International Monetary Fund (the "Fund"), and with a view to supporting the Fund's ability to provide timely an...

Borrowing Agreement with National Bank of Belgium

Borrowing Agreement with National Bank of Belgium »

Source: Borrowing Agreement with National Bank of Belgium

Volume/Issue: 2010/108

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2010

ISBN: 9781498337878

Keywords: Borrowed resources use, Borrowing agreements, Borrowing by Fund, Executive Board decisions, Fund general resources, Lapse of time approval, National Bank of Belgium, SDR interest rates, Central banks, Freely usable currencies

In light of the multilateral effort to ensure the adequacy of the financial resources available to the International Monetary Fund, and with a view to supporting the Fund's ability to provide timely and effective b...

Borrowing Agreement with Norges Bank

Borrowing Agreement with Norges Bank »

Source: Borrowing Agreement with Norges Bank

Volume/Issue: 2009/039

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2009

ISBN: 9781498336017

Keywords: Borrowed resources use, Borrowing agreements, Borrowing by Fund, Central banks, Executive Board decisions, Lapse of time approval, Balance of payments assistance, Central banking, Credit, Liquidity management

This paper presents for the approval of the Executive Board a draft borrowing agreement between Norges Bank and the Fund. On March 28, the Finance Minister of Norway announced that the Ministry of Finance and Norge...