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Bank-By-Bank Credit Ceilings

Bank-By-Bank Credit Ceilings »

Source: Bank-By-Bank Credit Ceilings : Issues and Experiences

Volume/Issue: 1996/63

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mitra Farahbaksh , and Gabriel Sensenbrenner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1996

ISBN: 9781451848373

Keywords: monetary control, banking, reserve requirements, central bank, monetary fund

Many central banks have abandoned credit ceilings in favor of monetary control frameworks based on indirect instruments. In the long run, ceilings limited competition, hampered the development of a money market, an...

7. Bank-by-Bank Credit Ceilings: Issues and Experiences

7. Bank-by-Bank Credit Ceilings: Issues and Experiences »

Source: Instruments of Monetary Management : Issues and Country Experiences

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 September 1997

ISBN: 9781557755988

Keywords: central bank, reserve requirements, credit, foreign exchange, reserve requirement

A number of countries used direct methods of monetary control and, in particular, bank-specific credit ceilings to control monetary and credit aggregates by allocating credit directly among fina...

Budget Deficits and the Public Debt in Sweden: The Case for Fiscal Consolidation

Budget Deficits and the Public Debt in Sweden: The Case for Fiscal Consolidation »

Source: IMF Staff papers, Volume 41 No. 3

Volume: 41

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1994

ISBN: 9781451973303

Keywords: payments, central bank, credit, monetary policy, monetary management

This paper focuses on the payments system reforms and monetary policy in emerging market economies in Central and Eastern Europe. The reforms in the payments system are viewed as closely interrelated with the devel...

Bulgaria

Bulgaria »

Source: Bulgaria : Technical Assistance Report-Bank Supervision

Volume/Issue: 2019/142

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498316439

Keywords: Central banks, Mortgages, Basel Core Principles, Risk management, Credit risk, Eba, BNB, NPL, KRI, internal control

This mission reviewed the formalization and implementation of a comprehensive SREP that includes an explicit and detailed supervisory Pillar 2 capital requirement. The BNB SREP is based on EU-wide common procedures...

Bulgaria: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bulgaria

Bulgaria: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bulgaria »

Source: Bulgaria : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bulgaria

Volume/Issue: 2019/83

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498304665

Keywords: Economic growth, Monetary statistics, Central banks, Gross domestic product, Consumption, BNB, staff report, HICP, ERM II, SOEs

Economic performance remains robust but risks to the outlook are tilted to the downside amid slowing external demand. Sound macroeconomic policies notwithstanding, Bulgaria faces a sizable income gap vis-à-vis the...

Bulgaria: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Bulgaria: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Bulgaria : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bulgaria

Volume/Issue: 2019/83

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498304665

Keywords: Economic growth, Monetary statistics, Central banks, Gross domestic product, Consumption, BNB, staff report, HICP, ERM II, SOEs

Economic performance remains robust but risks to the outlook are tilted to the downside amid slowing external demand. Sound macroeconomic policies notwithstanding, Bulgaria faces a sizable income gap vis-à-vis the...

Bulgaria: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information

Bulgaria: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information »

Source: Bulgaria : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bulgaria

Volume/Issue: 2019/83

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498304665

Keywords: Economic growth, Monetary statistics, Central banks, Gross domestic product, Consumption, BNB, staff report, HICP, ERM II, SOEs

Economic performance remains robust but risks to the outlook are tilted to the downside amid slowing external demand. Sound macroeconomic policies notwithstanding, Bulgaria faces a sizable income gap vis-à-vis the...

Central Bank Autonomy

Central Bank Autonomy »

Source: Central Bank Autonomy : Lessons from Global Trends

Volume/Issue: 2007/88

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bernard Laurens , Martin Sommer , Marco Arnone , and Jean-François Segalotto

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2007

ISBN: 9781451866520

Keywords: political autonomy, economic autonomy, central bank, monetary fund,

We calculate indexes of central bank autonomy (CBA) for 163 central banks as of end-2003, and comparable indexes for a subgroup of 68 central banks as of the end of the 1980s. The results confirm strong improvement...

Central Bank Boards Around the World

Central Bank Boards Around the World »

Source: Central Bank Boards Around the World : Why Does Membership Size Differ?

Volume/Issue: 2006/281

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Helge Berger , Tonny Lybek , and Volker Nitsch

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2006

ISBN: 9781451865417

Keywords: committee, council, decision making, central bank, monetary fund, inflation,

This paper analyzes empirically differences in the size of central bank boards across countries. Defining a board as the body that changes monetary instruments to achieve a specified target, we discuss the possible...

Central Bank Financial Strength, Transparency, and Policy Credibility

Central Bank Financial Strength, Transparency, and Policy Credibility »

Source: Central Bank Financial Strength, Transparency, and Policy Credibility

Volume/Issue: 2002/137

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Peter Stella

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2002

ISBN: 9781451855920

Keywords: Central bank losses, credibility, central bank, inflation, monetary fund, monetary policy

A central bank is financially strong if it possesses resources sufficient to attain its fundamental policy objective(s). Once endowed with those resources, relations between government and central bank should be de...