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Italy
			: Financial System Stability Assessment

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Italy : Financial System Stability Assessment »

Volume/Issue: 2020/81

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513537627.002

ISBN: 9781513537627

Keywords: Financial markets, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, Financial systems, Bank liquidity, ISCR, CR, NPL, SIs, weak bank

This Financial System Stability Assessment paper on Italy highlights that substantial progress has been made in recent years in strengthening the financial sector, however, important weaknesses remain. Bank capital...

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Source: Italy : Financial System Stability Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2020/81

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513537627

Keywords: Financial markets, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, Financial systems, Bank liquidity, ISCR, CR, NPL, SIs, weak bank

This Financial System Stability Assessment paper on Italy highlights that substantial progress has been made in recent years in strengthening the financial sector, however, important weaknesses remain. Bank capital...

Déclaration de M. Mohamed-Lemine Raghani, Administrateur pour la République du Congo, et de M. Sidi Bouna, Conseiller Principal de l’Administrateur 17 janvier 2020

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Déclaration de M. Mohamed-Lemine Raghani, Administrateur pour la République du Congo, et de M. Sidi Bouna, Conseiller Principal de l’Administrateur 17 janvier 2020 »

Source: Republic of Congo : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Congo

Volume/Issue: 2020/26

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 March 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513537061

Keywords: External sector, Debt sustainability, Public debt, External debt, Economic indicators, ISCR, CR, arrears, Congolese authority, non-oil

The economic situation remains difficult but there are some initial signs of stability, and non-oil growth could turn positive for the first time since 2015. The political environment is stable, though there is dis...

Republic of Congo
			: 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Congo

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Republic of Congo : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Congo »

Volume/Issue: 2020/26

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 March 2020

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513537061.002

ISBN: 9781513537061

Keywords: External sector, Debt sustainability, Public debt, External debt, Economic indicators, ISCR, CR, arrears, Congolese authority, non-oil

The economic situation remains difficult but there are some initial signs of stability, and non-oil growth could turn positive for the first time since 2015. The political environment is stable, though there is dis...

Le conseil d’administration du FMI achève les consultations de 2019 au titre de l’article IV avec la République du Congo

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Le conseil d’administration du FMI achève les consultations de 2019 au titre de l’article IV avec la République du Congo »

Source: Republic of Congo : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Congo

Volume/Issue: 2020/26

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 March 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513537061

Keywords: External sector, Debt sustainability, Public debt, External debt, Economic indicators, ISCR, CR, arrears, Congolese authority, non-oil

The economic situation remains difficult but there are some initial signs of stability, and non-oil growth could turn positive for the first time since 2015. The political environment is stable, though there is dis...

République du Congo: Consultations de 2019 au Titre de L’article IV — Communique de Presse; Rapport des Services du FMI; Analyse de Viabilite de la Dette; Annexe D’information; et Declaration de L’administrateur Pour la Republique du Congo

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République du Congo: Consultations de 2019 au Titre de L’article IV — Communique de Presse; Rapport des Services du FMI; Analyse de Viabilite de la Dette; Annexe D’information; et Declaration de L’administrateur Pour la Republique du Congo »

Source: Republic of Congo : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Congo

Volume/Issue: 2020/26

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 March 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513537061

Keywords: External sector, Debt sustainability, Public debt, External debt, Economic indicators, ISCR, CR, arrears, Congolese authority, non-oil

The economic situation remains difficult but there are some initial signs of stability, and non-oil growth could turn positive for the first time since 2015. The political environment is stable, though there is dis...

République du Congo: Rapport des Services du FMI Pour les Consultations de 2019 au Titre de L’article IV — Analyse de Viabilite de la Dette

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République du Congo: Rapport des Services du FMI Pour les Consultations de 2019 au Titre de L’article IV — Analyse de Viabilite de la Dette »

Source: Republic of Congo : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Congo

Volume/Issue: 2020/26

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 March 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513537061

Keywords: External sector, Debt sustainability, Public debt, External debt, Economic indicators, ISCR, CR, arrears, Congolese authority, non-oil

The economic situation remains difficult but there are some initial signs of stability, and non-oil growth could turn positive for the first time since 2015. The political environment is stable, though there is dis...

République du Congo: Rapport des Services du FMI Pour les Consultations de 2019 au Titre de L’article IV — Annexe D’information

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République du Congo: Rapport des Services du FMI Pour les Consultations de 2019 au Titre de L’article IV — Annexe D’information »

Source: Republic of Congo : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Congo

Volume/Issue: 2020/26

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 March 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513537061

Keywords: External sector, Debt sustainability, Public debt, External debt, Economic indicators, ISCR, CR, arrears, Congolese authority, non-oil

The economic situation remains difficult but there are some initial signs of stability, and non-oil growth could turn positive for the first time since 2015. The political environment is stable, though there is dis...

IMF Executive Board Discusses “Eligibility to Use the Fund’s Facilities for Concessional Financing”

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IMF Executive Board Discusses “Eligibility to Use the Fund’s Facilities for Concessional Financing” »

Source: Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessional Financing, 2020

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513537047

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, International financial markets, Commercial borrowing, Market analysis, Access to capital markets, PP, market access, concessional, international financial market, eligibility

This paper concludes that the existing framework remains broadly appropriate, but proposes methodological refinements to improve the assessment of market access, clarifies how serious short-term vulnerabilities are...

Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessional Financing, 2020

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Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessional Financing, 2020 »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513537047.007

ISBN: 9781513537047

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, International financial markets, Commercial borrowing, Market analysis, Access to capital markets, PP, market access, concessional, international financial market, eligibility

This paper concludes that the existing framework remains broadly appropriate, but proposes methodological refinements to improve the assessment of market access, clarifies how serious short-term vulnerabilities are...

IMF Policy Paper: Eligibility to use the Fund’s Facilities for Concessional Financing, 2020

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IMF Policy Paper: Eligibility to use the Fund’s Facilities for Concessional Financing, 2020 »

Source: Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessional Financing, 2020

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513537047

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, International financial markets, Commercial borrowing, Market analysis, Access to capital markets, PP, market access, concessional, international financial market, eligibility

This paper concludes that the existing framework remains broadly appropriate, but proposes methodological refinements to improve the assessment of market access, clarifies how serious short-term vulnerabilities are...

Policy Steps to Address the Corona Crisis

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Policy Steps to Address the Corona Crisis »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513536927.007

ISBN: 9781513536927

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Central banks, Open market operations, PP, affected people, coordinated action, borrow cost, soundness

Monitoring, containing and mitigating the effects of the corona virus are top priorities. Timely and decisive actions by health authorities, central banks, fiscal, regulatory and supervisory authorities can help co...

Policy Steps to Address the Corona Crisis

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Policy Steps to Address the Corona Crisis »

Source: Policy Steps to Address the Corona Crisis

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536927

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Central banks, Open market operations, PP, affected people, coordinated action, borrow cost, soundness

Monitoring, containing and mitigating the effects of the corona virus are top priorities. Timely and decisive actions by health authorities, central banks, fiscal, regulatory and supervisory authorities can help co...

Do FDI Firms Employ More Workers than Domestic Firms for Each Dollar of Assets?

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Do FDI Firms Employ More Workers than Domestic Firms for Each Dollar of Assets? »

Source: Do FDI Firms Employ More Workers than Domestic Firms for Each Dollar of Assets?

Volume/Issue: 2020/56

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sakai Ando , and Mengxue Wang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536323

Keywords: Foreign investment, International investment position, Balance of payments, Labor productivity, Job creation, FDI, Orbis, Ownership, WP, domestic firm

This paper studies whether FDI firms employ more workers than domestic firms for each dollar of assets. Using the Orbis database and its ownership structure information, we show that, in most economies, domestic fi...

Do FDI Firms Employ More Workers than Domestic Firms for Each Dollar of Assets?

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Do FDI Firms Employ More Workers than Domestic Firms for Each Dollar of Assets? »

Volume/Issue: 2020/56

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sakai Ando , and Mengxue Wang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513536323.001

ISBN: 9781513536323

Keywords: Foreign investment, International investment position, Balance of payments, Labor productivity, Job creation, FDI, Orbis, Ownership, WP, domestic firm

This paper studies whether FDI firms employ more workers than domestic firms for each dollar of assets. Using the Orbis database and its ownership structure information, we show that, in most economies, domestic fi...

r minus g negative: Can We Sleep More Soundly?

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r minus g negative: Can We Sleep More Soundly? »

Volume/Issue: 2020/52

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paolo Mauro , and Jing Zhou

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513536071.001

ISBN: 9781513536071

Keywords: Real interest rates, Interest rate parity, Interest rate differential, Financial crises, Economic integration, interest-growth differentials, public debt, WP, sovereign default, emerge economy

Contrary to the traditional assumption of interest rates on government debt exceeding economic growth, negative interest-growth differentials have become prevalent since the global financial crisis. As these differ...

Riding the Yield Curve: Risk Taking Behavior in a Low Interest Rate Environment

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Riding the Yield Curve: Risk Taking Behavior in a Low Interest Rate Environment »

Volume/Issue: 2020/53

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ralph Chami , Thomas Cosimano , Celine Rochon , and Julieta Yung

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513531861.001

ISBN: 9781513531861

Keywords: Interest rate increases, Discount rates, Risk premium, Financial markets, Financial instruments, Interest rate risk, non-linear stochastic discount factor, investment portfolio, term structure model, risk aversion distribution

Investors seek to hedge against interest rate risk by taking long or short positions on bonds of different maturities. We study changes in risk taking behavior in a low interest rate environment by estimating a mar...

Systemic Risk Modeling: How Theory Can Meet Statistics

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Systemic Risk Modeling: How Theory Can Meet Statistics »

Volume/Issue: 2020/54

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Raphael Espinoza , Miguel Segoviano , and Ji Yan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513536170.001

ISBN: 9781513536170

Keywords: Financial crises, Bank credit, Financial markets, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Systemic risk, Minsky effect, CIMDO, Default, WP

We propose a framework to link empirical models of systemic risk to theoretical network/ general equilibrium models used to understand the channels of transmission of systemic risk. The theoretical model allows for...

Unlocking Access to Finance for SMEs: A Cross-Country Analysis

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Unlocking Access to Finance for SMEs: A Cross-Country Analysis »

Volume/Issue: 2020/55

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Armand Fouejieu , Anta Ndoye , and Tetyana Sydorenko

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513536156.001

ISBN: 9781513536156

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial services, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Bank credit, Financial systems, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, Financial Inclusion, WP, SME, SMEs

Countries in the MENAP and CCA regions have the lowest levels of financial inclusion of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the world. The paper provides empirical evidence on the drivers of SME access to financ...

r minus g negative: Can We Sleep More Soundly?*

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r minus g negative: Can We Sleep More Soundly?* »

Source: r minus g negative: Can We Sleep More Soundly?

Volume/Issue: 2020/52

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paolo Mauro , and Jing Zhou

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536071

Keywords: Real interest rates, Interest rate parity, Interest rate differential, Financial crises, Economic integration, interest-growth differentials, public debt, WP, sovereign default, emerge economy

Contrary to the traditional assumption of interest rates on government debt exceeding economic growth, negative interest-growth differentials have become prevalent since the global financial crisis. As these differ...

Riding the Yield Curve: Risk Taking Behavior in a Low Interest Rate Environment*

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Riding the Yield Curve: Risk Taking Behavior in a Low Interest Rate Environment* »

Source: Riding the Yield Curve: Risk Taking Behavior in a Low Interest Rate Environment

Volume/Issue: 2020/53

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ralph Chami , Thomas Cosimano , Celine Rochon , and Julieta Yung

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513531861

Keywords: Interest rate increases, Discount rates, Risk premium, Financial markets, Financial instruments, Interest rate risk, non-linear stochastic discount factor, investment portfolio, term structure model, risk aversion distribution

Investors seek to hedge against interest rate risk by taking long or short positions on bonds of different maturities. We study changes in risk taking behavior in a low interest rate environment by estimating a mar...

Systemic Risk Modeling: How Theory Can Meet Statistics

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Systemic Risk Modeling: How Theory Can Meet Statistics »

Source: Systemic Risk Modeling: How Theory Can Meet Statistics

Volume/Issue: 2020/54

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Raphael Espinoza , Miguel Segoviano , and Ji Yan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536170

Keywords: Financial crises, Bank credit, Financial markets, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Systemic risk, Minsky effect, CIMDO, Default, WP

We propose a framework to link empirical models of systemic risk to theoretical network/ general equilibrium models used to understand the channels of transmission of systemic risk. The theoretical model allows for...

Unlocking Access to Finance for SMEs: A Cross-Country Analysis

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Unlocking Access to Finance for SMEs: A Cross-Country Analysis »

Source: Unlocking Access to Finance for SMEs: A Cross-Country Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2020/55

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Armand Fouejieu , Anta Ndoye , and Tetyana Sydorenko

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536156

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial services, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Bank credit, Financial systems, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, Financial Inclusion, WP, SME, SMEs

Countries in the MENAP and CCA regions have the lowest levels of financial inclusion of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the world. The paper provides empirical evidence on the drivers of SME access to financ...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/68

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536088

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Balance of payments, National accounts, Economic conditions, Unemployment, ISCR, CR, RBA, bushfire, infrastructure spend

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Australia discusses that a continued gradual economic recovery is expected, subject to downside risks. Growth should continue to recover in 2020, but it will take time for the...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/68

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536088

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Balance of payments, National accounts, Economic conditions, Unemployment, ISCR, CR, RBA, bushfire, infrastructure spend

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Australia discusses that a continued gradual economic recovery is expected, subject to downside risks. Growth should continue to recover in 2020, but it will take time for the...

Eastern Caribbean Currency Union: 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union

Eastern Caribbean Currency Union: 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union »

Source: Eastern Caribbean Currency Union : 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union

Volume/Issue: 2020/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536224

Keywords: External sector, Real sector, Central banks, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, ISCR, CR, ECCU, ECCB, grenadine

This paper presents IMF's 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU). ECCU's gross domestic product (GDP) growth accelerated from 3/4 percent in 2017 to 3...

Eastern Caribbean Currency Union: Staff Report for the 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries—Informational Annex

Eastern Caribbean Currency Union: Staff Report for the 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries—Informational Annex »

Source: Eastern Caribbean Currency Union : 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union

Volume/Issue: 2020/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536224

Keywords: External sector, Real sector, Central banks, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, ISCR, CR, ECCU, ECCB, grenadine

This paper presents IMF's 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU). ECCU's gross domestic product (GDP) growth accelerated from 3/4 percent in 2017 to 3...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Australia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Australia »

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/68

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536088

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Balance of payments, National accounts, Economic conditions, Unemployment, ISCR, CR, RBA, bushfire, infrastructure spend

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Australia discusses that a continued gradual economic recovery is expected, subject to downside risks. Growth should continue to recover in 2020, but it will take time for the...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union »

Source: Eastern Caribbean Currency Union : 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union

Volume/Issue: 2020/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536224

Keywords: External sector, Real sector, Central banks, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, ISCR, CR, ECCU, ECCB, grenadine

This paper presents IMF's 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU). ECCU's gross domestic product (GDP) growth accelerated from 3/4 percent in 2017 to 3...

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

Australia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Australia »

Volume/Issue: 2020/68

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513536088.002

ISBN: 9781513536088

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Balance of payments, National accounts, Economic conditions, Unemployment, ISCR, CR, RBA, bushfire, infrastructure spend

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Australia discusses that a continued gradual economic recovery is expected, subject to downside risks. Growth should continue to recover in 2020, but it will take time for the...

Eastern Caribbean Currency Union
			: 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union

Eastern Caribbean Currency Union : 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union »

Volume/Issue: 2020/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513536224.002

ISBN: 9781513536224

Keywords: External sector, Real sector, Central banks, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, ISCR, CR, ECCU, ECCB, grenadine

This paper presents IMF's 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU). ECCU's gross domestic product (GDP) growth accelerated from 3/4 percent in 2017 to 3...

Statement by Ms. Levonian and Mr. Sylvester on Eastern Caribbean Currency Union February 3, 2020

Statement by Ms. Levonian and Mr. Sylvester on Eastern Caribbean Currency Union February 3, 2020 »

Source: Eastern Caribbean Currency Union : 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union

Volume/Issue: 2020/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536224

Keywords: External sector, Real sector, Central banks, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, ISCR, CR, ECCU, ECCB, grenadine

This paper presents IMF's 2019 Discussion on Common Policies of Member Countries of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU). ECCU's gross domestic product (GDP) growth accelerated from 3/4 percent in 2017 to 3...

Statement by Nigel Ray, Executive Director for Australia and Laura Johnson, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, and Anna Park, Advisor to Executive Director February 21, 2020

Statement by Nigel Ray, Executive Director for Australia and Laura Johnson, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, and Anna Park, Advisor to Executive Director February 21, 2020 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/68

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536088

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Balance of payments, National accounts, Economic conditions, Unemployment, ISCR, CR, RBA, bushfire, infrastructure spend

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Australia discusses that a continued gradual economic recovery is expected, subject to downside risks. Growth should continue to recover in 2020, but it will take time for the...

Categorization of Open Actions in Management Implementation Plans

Categorization of Open Actions in Management Implementation Plans »

Source: Categorization Of Open Actions In Management Implementation Plans

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536217

Keywords: Fiscal sector, Economic forecasting, Financial crises, External sector assessment, Financial sector, PP, IEO, PMR, off-track, open action

This paper undertakes a triage of the backlog of open actions in Management Implementation Plans (MIPs) responding to recommendations by the Independent Evaluation Office (IEO), based on the Framework endorsed by t...

Categorization of Open Actions in Management Implementation Plans—Supplement and Revised Proposed Decision

Categorization of Open Actions in Management Implementation Plans—Supplement and Revised Proposed Decision »

Source: Categorization Of Open Actions In Management Implementation Plans

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536217

Keywords: Fiscal sector, Economic forecasting, Financial crises, External sector assessment, Financial sector, PP, IEO, PMR, off-track, open action

This paper undertakes a triage of the backlog of open actions in Management Implementation Plans (MIPs) responding to recommendations by the Independent Evaluation Office (IEO), based on the Framework endorsed by t...

Categorization Of Open Actions In Management Implementation Plans

Categorization Of Open Actions In Management Implementation Plans »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513536217.007

ISBN: 9781513536217

Keywords: Fiscal sector, Economic forecasting, Financial crises, External sector assessment, Financial sector, PP, IEO, PMR, off-track, open action

This paper undertakes a triage of the backlog of open actions in Management Implementation Plans (MIPs) responding to recommendations by the Independent Evaluation Office (IEO), based on the Framework endorsed by t...

Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report On The Status Of Management Implementation Plans In Response To Board-Endorsed IEO Recommendations

Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report On The Status Of Management Implementation Plans In Response To Board-Endorsed IEO Recommendations »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513536194.007

ISBN: 9781513536194

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal sector, Economic forecasting, Financial statistics, Economic systems, PP, IEO, management action, PMR, social protection

The Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report (PMR) on the Status of Management Implementation Plans (MIPs) in Response to Board-Endorsed Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) Recommendations assesses the progress made over t...

Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report on the Status of Management Implementation Plans in Response to Board-Endorsed IEO Recommendations

Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report on the Status of Management Implementation Plans in Response to Board-Endorsed IEO Recommendations »

Source: Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report On The Status Of Management Implementation Plans In Response To Board-Endorsed IEO Recommendations

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536194

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal sector, Economic forecasting, Financial statistics, Economic systems, PP, IEO, management action, PMR, social protection

The Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report (PMR) on the Status of Management Implementation Plans (MIPs) in Response to Board-Endorsed Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) Recommendations assesses the progress made over t...

Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report on the Status of Management Implementation Plans in Response to Board-Endorsed IEO Recommendations; Categorization of Open Actions in Management Implementation Plans

Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report on the Status of Management Implementation Plans in Response to Board-Endorsed IEO Recommendations; Categorization of Open Actions in Management Implementation Plans »

Source: Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report On The Status Of Management Implementation Plans In Response To Board-Endorsed IEO Recommendations

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513536194

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal sector, Economic forecasting, Financial statistics, Economic systems, PP, IEO, management action, PMR, social protection

The Tenth Periodic Monitoring Report (PMR) on the Status of Management Implementation Plans (MIPs) in Response to Board-Endorsed Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) Recommendations assesses the progress made over t...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT)

Volume/Issue: 2020/65

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535838

Keywords: Real sector, Money laundering, Central banks, Development policy, Financial services, ISCR, CR, AML, CFT, VAs

This Technical Note sets out the findings and recommendations made in the context of the 2019 Financial Sector Assessment Program for Austria in the areas of Anti-Money Laundering/Combating the Financing of Terrori...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Bank Resolution and Crisis Management

Volume/Issue: 2020/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535791

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial markets, Central banks, ISCR, CR, OeNB, FMA, MOF

This technical note on Austria focuses on bank resolution and crisis management. This note assesses and makes recommendations regarding bank resolution and crisis management arrangements. The scope of the assessmen...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Macroprudential Policy Framework and Tools

Volume/Issue: 2020/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535814

Keywords: Financial crises, Real sector, Financial markets, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, OeNB, FMA, Austrian bank

This technical note assesses strengths and weaknesses of the macroprudential policy framework in Austria and provides policy recommendations. Financial sector resilience in Austria has improved significantly since...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Financial Stability Analysis, Stress Testing, and Interconnectedness

Volume/Issue: 2020/66

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535852

Keywords: Financial soundness indicators, Real sector, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial services, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, OeNB, Austrian bank, central institution

This technical note on Austria presents the Financial Stability analysis, stress testing, and interconnectedness. Austria's banking sector presents unique structural vulnerabilities. Private credit growth has suppo...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Insurance Sector-Regulation, Supervision, Recovery, and Resolution Regime Prospects

Volume/Issue: 2020/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535807

Keywords: Financial regulation and supervision, Financial crises, Financial markets, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, FMA, insurer, solvency

This review provides an update on the Austrian insurance sector and an analysis of certain key aspects of the regulatory and supervisory regime. The note analyzes regulation and supervision in relation to key issue...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Banking Oversight

Volume/Issue: 2020/67

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535869

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial services, Financial markets, Central banks, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, FMA, OeNB, related party

This paper on Austria includes a targeted review of banking regulation and supervision, with a focus on topics related to the supervision of less significant institutions. The national transposition and implementat...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT)

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) »

Volume/Issue: 2020/65

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535838.002

ISBN: 9781513535838

Keywords: Real sector, Money laundering, Central banks, Development policy, Financial services, ISCR, CR, AML, CFT, VAs

This Technical Note sets out the findings and recommendations made in the context of the 2019 Financial Sector Assessment Program for Austria in the areas of Anti-Money Laundering/Combating the Financing of Terrori...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Bank Resolution and Crisis Management

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Bank Resolution and Crisis Management »

Volume/Issue: 2020/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535791.002

ISBN: 9781513535791

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial markets, Central banks, ISCR, CR, OeNB, FMA, MOF

This technical note on Austria focuses on bank resolution and crisis management. This note assesses and makes recommendations regarding bank resolution and crisis management arrangements. The scope of the assessmen...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Banking Oversight

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Banking Oversight »

Volume/Issue: 2020/67

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535869.002

ISBN: 9781513535869

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial services, Financial markets, Central banks, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, FMA, OeNB, related party

This paper on Austria includes a targeted review of banking regulation and supervision, with a focus on topics related to the supervision of less significant institutions. The national transposition and implementat...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Financial Stability Analysis, Stress Testing, and Interconnectedness

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Financial Stability Analysis, Stress Testing, and Interconnectedness »

Volume/Issue: 2020/66

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535852.002

ISBN: 9781513535852

Keywords: Financial soundness indicators, Real sector, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial services, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, OeNB, Austrian bank, central institution

This technical note on Austria presents the Financial Stability analysis, stress testing, and interconnectedness. Austria's banking sector presents unique structural vulnerabilities. Private credit growth has suppo...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Insurance Sector-Regulation, Supervision, Recovery, and Resolution Regime Prospects

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Insurance Sector-Regulation, Supervision, Recovery, and Resolution Regime Prospects »

Volume/Issue: 2020/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535807.002

ISBN: 9781513535807

Keywords: Financial regulation and supervision, Financial crises, Financial markets, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, FMA, insurer, solvency

This review provides an update on the Austrian insurance sector and an analysis of certain key aspects of the regulatory and supervisory regime. The note analyzes regulation and supervision in relation to key issue...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Macroprudential Policy Framework and Tools

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Macroprudential Policy Framework and Tools »

Volume/Issue: 2020/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535814.002

ISBN: 9781513535814

Keywords: Financial crises, Real sector, Financial markets, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, OeNB, FMA, Austrian bank

This technical note assesses strengths and weaknesses of the macroprudential policy framework in Austria and provides policy recommendations. Financial sector resilience in Austria has improved significantly since...

Household Debt and House Prices-at-risk: A Tale of Two Countries

Household Debt and House Prices-at-risk: A Tale of Two Countries »

Source: Household Debt and House Prices-at-risk: A Tale of Two Countries

Volume/Issue: 2020/42

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Adrian Alter , and Elizabeth Mahoney

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530260

Keywords: Economic conditions, Price indexes, National income, Financial crises, Economic growth, Housing, Household Indebtedness, United States, Canada, Quantile Regressions

To identify and quantify downside risks to housing markets, we apply the house price-at-risk methodology to a sample of 37 cities across the United States and Canada using quarterly data from 1983 to 2018. This pap...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Malaysia
			: 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia »

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513531946.002

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Malaysia
			: Selected Issues

Malaysia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2020/58

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513531960.002

ISBN: 9781513531960

Keywords: Islamic finance, Financial services, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, e-money, sandbox, FTEG

This Selected Issues paper explains the importance of financial technology (FinTech) in Malaysia. FinTech provides opportunities for incumbent financial institutions (FIs) and new entrants including in areas such a...

Household Debt and House Prices-at-risk: A Tale of Two Countries

Household Debt and House Prices-at-risk: A Tale of Two Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2020/42

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Adrian Alter , and Elizabeth Mahoney

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513530260.001

ISBN: 9781513530260

Keywords: Economic conditions, Price indexes, National income, Financial crises, Economic growth, Housing, Household Indebtedness, United States, Canada, Quantile Regressions

To identify and quantify downside risks to housing markets, we apply the house price-at-risk methodology to a sample of 37 cities across the United States and Canada using quarterly data from 1983 to 2018. This pap...

International Capital Flows at the Security Level - Evidence from the ECB's Asset Purchase Programme

International Capital Flows at the Security Level - Evidence from the ECB's Asset Purchase Programme »

Volume/Issue: 2020/46

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Katharina Bergant , Michael Fidora , and Martin Schmitz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513529233.001

ISBN: 9781513529233

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Financial crises, Debt securities, Mutual funds, Economic policy, International investment patterns, capital flows, sovereign debt, investor heterogeneity, quantitative easing

We analyse euro area investors' portfolio rebalancing during the ECB's Asset Purchase Programme at the security level. Our empirical analysis shows that euro area investors (in particular investment funds and house...

The Impact of Conflict and Political Instability on Banking Crises in Developing Countries

The Impact of Conflict and Political Instability on Banking Crises in Developing Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2020/41

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ali Compaoré , Montfort Mlachila , Rasmané Ouedraogo , and Sandrine Sourouema

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513530055.001

ISBN: 9781513530055

Keywords: Banking crisis, Balance sheets, Economic recession, Banking sector, Real effective exchange rates, conflict, political instability, banking crises, fiscal crises, WP

While there is an extensive literature examining the economic impact of conflict and political instability, surprisingly there have been few studies on their impact on the probability of banking crises. This paper...

The Impact of Conflict and Political Instability on Banking Crises in Developing Countries

The Impact of Conflict and Political Instability on Banking Crises in Developing Countries »

Source: The Impact of Conflict and Political Instability on Banking Crises in Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2020/41

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ali Compaoré , Montfort Mlachila , Rasmané Ouedraogo , and Sandrine Sourouema

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530055

Keywords: Banking crisis, Balance sheets, Economic recession, Banking sector, Real effective exchange rates, conflict, political instability, banking crises, fiscal crises, WP

While there is an extensive literature examining the economic impact of conflict and political instability, surprisingly there have been few studies on their impact on the probability of banking crises. This paper...

International Capital Flows at the Security Level - Evidence from the ECB's Asset Purchase Programme1

International Capital Flows at the Security Level - Evidence from the ECB's Asset Purchase Programme1 »

Source: International Capital Flows at the Security Level - Evidence from the ECB's Asset Purchase Programme

Volume/Issue: 2020/46

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Katharina Bergant , Michael Fidora , and Martin Schmitz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513529233

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Financial crises, Debt securities, Mutual funds, Economic policy, International investment patterns, capital flows, sovereign debt, investor heterogeneity, quantitative easing

We analyse euro area investors' portfolio rebalancing during the ECB's Asset Purchase Programme at the security level. Our empirical analysis shows that euro area investors (in particular investment funds and house...

Malaysia

Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2020/58

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531960

Keywords: Islamic finance, Financial services, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, e-money, sandbox, FTEG

This Selected Issues paper explains the importance of financial technology (FinTech) in Malaysia. FinTech provides opportunities for incumbent financial institutions (FIs) and new entrants including in areas such a...

Malaysia: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Malaysia: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Statement by Alisara Mahasandana, Executive Director for Malaysia, and Zaidi Mahyuddin, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director February 7, 2020

Statement by Alisara Mahasandana, Executive Director for Malaysia, and Zaidi Mahyuddin, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director February 7, 2020 »

Source: Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Statement by the Staff Representative on Malaysia February 7, 2020

Statement by the Staff Representative on Malaysia February 7, 2020 »

Source: Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Chile

Chile »

Source: Chile : Technical Assistance Report-Forming an Integrated Supervisory Authority

Volume/Issue: 2020/56

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531687

Keywords: Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, Financial systems, Financial markets, ISCR, CR, CMF, legal mandate, transition process

This Technical Assistance Report paper on Chile advices on the planned integration of the superintendency for banking supervision, Superintendencia de Bancos y Instituciones Financieras (SBIF), into the Comisión pa...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nicaragua

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nicaragua »

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/59

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513532622

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Central banks, Economic integration, Real sector, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, national authority, INSS

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nicaragua highlights that social unrest and its aftermath eroded confidence and caused large capital and bank deposits outflows that resulted in a prolonged output contraction...

Chile
			: Technical Assistance Report-Forming an Integrated Supervisory Authority

Chile : Technical Assistance Report-Forming an Integrated Supervisory Authority »

Volume/Issue: 2020/56

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513531687.002

ISBN: 9781513531687

Keywords: Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, Financial systems, Financial markets, ISCR, CR, CMF, legal mandate, transition process

This Technical Assistance Report paper on Chile advices on the planned integration of the superintendency for banking supervision, Superintendencia de Bancos y Instituciones Financieras (SBIF), into the Comisión pa...

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

Nicaragua : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nicaragua »

Volume/Issue: 2020/59

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513532622.002

ISBN: 9781513532622

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Central banks, Economic integration, Real sector, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, national authority, INSS

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nicaragua highlights that social unrest and its aftermath eroded confidence and caused large capital and bank deposits outflows that resulted in a prolonged output contraction...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/59

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513532622

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Central banks, Economic integration, Real sector, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, national authority, INSS

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nicaragua highlights that social unrest and its aftermath eroded confidence and caused large capital and bank deposits outflows that resulted in a prolonged output contraction...

Nicaragua: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Nicaragua: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/59

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513532622

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Central banks, Economic integration, Real sector, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, national authority, INSS

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nicaragua highlights that social unrest and its aftermath eroded confidence and caused large capital and bank deposits outflows that resulted in a prolonged output contraction...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/59

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513532622

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Central banks, Economic integration, Real sector, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, national authority, INSS

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nicaragua highlights that social unrest and its aftermath eroded confidence and caused large capital and bank deposits outflows that resulted in a prolonged output contraction...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/59

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513532622

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Central banks, Economic integration, Real sector, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, national authority, INSS

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nicaragua highlights that social unrest and its aftermath eroded confidence and caused large capital and bank deposits outflows that resulted in a prolonged output contraction...

Statement by Mr. Bevilaqua, Executive Director for Nicaragua, and Mr. Saraiva, Alternate Executive Director, and Mr. Coronel, Advisor to the Executive Director for Nicaragua February 21, 2020

Statement by Mr. Bevilaqua, Executive Director for Nicaragua, and Mr. Saraiva, Alternate Executive Director, and Mr. Coronel, Advisor to the Executive Director for Nicaragua February 21, 2020 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/59

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513532622

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Central banks, Economic integration, Real sector, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, national authority, INSS

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nicaragua highlights that social unrest and its aftermath eroded confidence and caused large capital and bank deposits outflows that resulted in a prolonged output contraction...

Barbados' 2018-19 Sovereign Debt Restructuring-A Sea Change?

Barbados' 2018-19 Sovereign Debt Restructuring-A Sea Change? »

Source: Barbados' 2018-19 Sovereign Debt Restructuring-A Sea Change?

Volume/Issue: 2020/34

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Myrvin Anthony , Gregorio Impavido , and Bert van Selm

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513529967

Keywords: Domestic debt, Sovereign debt restructuring, Financial crises, Balance of payments, Public debt, Sovereign Debt, Sovereign Defaults, Sovereign Debt Restructurings, Barbados, WP

This paper examines the causes, processes, and outcomes of Barbados' 2018-19 sovereign debt restructuring-its first ever. The restructuring was comprehensive, featuring several rarely used approaches, including the...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation for Uruguay

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation for Uruguay »

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530833

Keywords: Balance of payments, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Central banks, ISCR, CR, target range, percent change, percent of GDP

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay highlights that the country enjoys political stability, strong governance and institutions, and a high degree of social cohesion. Following a decade and a half of robu...

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

Uruguay : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uruguay »

Volume/Issue: 2020/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513530833.002

ISBN: 9781513530833

Keywords: Balance of payments, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Central banks, ISCR, CR, target range, percent change, percent of GDP

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay highlights that the country enjoys political stability, strong governance and institutions, and a high degree of social cohesion. Following a decade and a half of robu...

Barbados' 2018-19 Sovereign Debt Restructuring-A Sea Change?

Barbados' 2018-19 Sovereign Debt Restructuring-A Sea Change? »

Volume/Issue: 2020/34

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Myrvin Anthony , Gregorio Impavido , and Bert van Selm

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513529967.001

ISBN: 9781513529967

Keywords: Domestic debt, Sovereign debt restructuring, Financial crises, Balance of payments, Public debt, Sovereign Debt, Sovereign Defaults, Sovereign Debt Restructurings, Barbados, WP

This paper examines the causes, processes, and outcomes of Barbados' 2018-19 sovereign debt restructuring-its first ever. The restructuring was comprehensive, featuring several rarely used approaches, including the...

Lessons from Two Public Sector Reforms in Italy

Lessons from Two Public Sector Reforms in Italy »

Volume/Issue: 2020/40

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nazim Belhocine , and La-Bhus Fah Jirasavetakul

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513529714.001

ISBN: 9781513529714

Keywords: Public investments, Demographic indicators, Economic growth, Financial crises, Public procurement, Italy, public administration reform, public sector, state-owned enterprises, public procurement.

The reform of the Italian public administration has been a priority for at least two decades, with several major initiatives undertaken toward modernization and simplification. Notwithstanding laudable intentions,...

Lessons from Two Public Sector Reforms in Italy1

Lessons from Two Public Sector Reforms in Italy1 »

Source: Lessons from Two Public Sector Reforms in Italy

Volume/Issue: 2020/40

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nazim Belhocine , and La-Bhus Fah Jirasavetakul

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513529714

Keywords: Public investments, Demographic indicators, Economic growth, Financial crises, Public procurement, Italy, public administration reform, public sector, state-owned enterprises, public procurement.

The reform of the Italian public administration has been a priority for at least two decades, with several major initiatives undertaken toward modernization and simplification. Notwithstanding laudable intentions,...

Statement by Mr. Chodos, Executive Director, and Mr. Vogel, Advisor on Uruguay February 19, 2020

Statement by Mr. Chodos, Executive Director, and Mr. Vogel, Advisor on Uruguay February 19, 2020 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530833

Keywords: Balance of payments, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Central banks, ISCR, CR, target range, percent change, percent of GDP

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay highlights that the country enjoys political stability, strong governance and institutions, and a high degree of social cohesion. Following a decade and a half of robu...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530833

Keywords: Balance of payments, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Central banks, ISCR, CR, target range, percent change, percent of GDP

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay highlights that the country enjoys political stability, strong governance and institutions, and a high degree of social cohesion. Following a decade and a half of robu...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530833

Keywords: Balance of payments, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Central banks, ISCR, CR, target range, percent change, percent of GDP

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay highlights that the country enjoys political stability, strong governance and institutions, and a high degree of social cohesion. Following a decade and a half of robu...

Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe

Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe »

Volume/Issue: 2020/3

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Marco Arena , Tingyun Chen , Seung Choi , Nan Geng , Cheikh Gueye , Tonny Lybek , Evan Papageorgiou , and Yuanyan Sophia Zhang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513512259.087

ISBN: 9781513512259

Keywords: Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial stability, Housing prices, Europe, Financial crises, Supply and demand, Economic cooperation, Financial services, DPPP, LTV

Macroprudential policy in Europe aligns with the objective of limiting systemic risk, namely the risk of widespread disruption to the provision of financial services that is caused by an impairment of all or parts...

Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe

Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe »

Source: Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe

Volume/Issue: 2020/3

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Marco Arena , Tingyun Chen , Seung Choi , Nan Geng , Cheikh Gueye , Tonny Lybek , Evan Papageorgiou , and Yuanyan Sophia Zhang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513512259

Keywords: Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial stability, Housing prices, Europe, Financial crises, Supply and demand, Economic cooperation, Financial services, DPPP, LTV

Macroprudential policy in Europe aligns with the objective of limiting systemic risk, namely the risk of widespread disruption to the provision of financial services that is caused by an impairment of all or parts...

Collateralized Transactions

Collateralized Transactions »

Source: Collateralized Transactions : Key Considerations for Public Lenders and Borrowers

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund;World Bank

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530703

Keywords: Credit, Financial institutions, Public investments, Debt management, Capital markets, PP, borrower, lender, collateral, receivable

In a response to a request from the G20 IFA Working Group, this note provides a framework for public lenders and borrowers to assess collateralized financing practices from a development perspective. The work of th...

Collateralized Transactions
			: Key Considerations for Public Lenders and Borrowers

Collateralized Transactions : Key Considerations for Public Lenders and Borrowers »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund;World Bank

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513530703.007

ISBN: 9781513530703

Keywords: Credit, Financial institutions, Public investments, Debt management, Capital markets, PP, borrower, lender, collateral, receivable

In a response to a request from the G20 IFA Working Group, this note provides a framework for public lenders and borrowers to assess collateralized financing practices from a development perspective. The work of th...

Participation by Fund Staff In Anti-Money Laundering/Combating The Financing Of Terrorism Assessments by Other Assessor Bodies

Participation by Fund Staff In Anti-Money Laundering/Combating The Financing Of Terrorism Assessments by Other Assessor Bodies »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513530758.007

ISBN: 9781513530758

Keywords: Money laundering, Offshore financial centers, International monetary system, Anti-money laundering, Combating the financing of terrorism, PP, FATF, CFT, AML, assessor

The Fund's Anti-Money Laundering/Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) Strategy was most recently reviewed by the Executive Board in November 2018. In addition, during the Board discussion of the 2018 revi...

Participation by Fund Staff In Anti-Money Laundering/Combating The Financing Of Terrorism Assessments by Other Assessor Bodies

Participation by Fund Staff In Anti-Money Laundering/Combating The Financing Of Terrorism Assessments by Other Assessor Bodies »

Source: Participation by Fund Staff In Anti-Money Laundering/Combating The Financing Of Terrorism Assessments by Other Assessor Bodies

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530758

Keywords: Money laundering, Offshore financial centers, International monetary system, Anti-money laundering, Combating the financing of terrorism, PP, FATF, CFT, AML, assessor

The Fund's Anti-Money Laundering/Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) Strategy was most recently reviewed by the Executive Board in November 2018. In addition, during the Board discussion of the 2018 revi...

Cameroon: Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Cameroon: Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Cameroon : Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon

Volume/Issue: 2020/48

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530383

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Fiscal sector, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, Development, ISCR, CR, SOEs, non-oil, primary balance

This paper discusses Cameroon's Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of NonObservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria (PC). Growth...

Cameroon: Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria — Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon

Cameroon: Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria — Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon »

Source: Cameroon : Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon

Volume/Issue: 2020/48

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530383

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Fiscal sector, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, Development, ISCR, CR, SOEs, non-oil, primary balance

This paper discusses Cameroon's Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of NonObservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria (PC). Growth...

Cameroon: Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria—Supplementary Information and Supplementary Letter of Intent

Cameroon: Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria—Supplementary Information and Supplementary Letter of Intent »

Source: Cameroon : Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon

Volume/Issue: 2020/48

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530383

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Fiscal sector, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, Development, ISCR, CR, SOEs, non-oil, primary balance

This paper discusses Cameroon's Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of NonObservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria (PC). Growth...

Déclaration de Monsieur Mohamed-Lemine Raghani, administrateur et Monsieur Oumar Diakite, conseiller de l’administrateur, sur le Sénégal 10 janvier 2020

Déclaration de Monsieur Mohamed-Lemine Raghani, administrateur et Monsieur Oumar Diakite, conseiller de l’administrateur, sur le Sénégal 10 janvier 2020 »

Source: Senegal : Request for a Three-Year Policy Coordination Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Senegal

Volume/Issue: 2020/11

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513530529

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Public debt, Development, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, Eurobond, WAEMU

Economic growth averaged 6.5 percent over the past five years, boosted by public investment under phase I of Senegal's development strategy, the 'Plan Sénégal Émergent' (PSE), and buoyant private consumption. High...

IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review of the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Cameroon

IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review of the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Cameroon »

Source: Cameroon : Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon

Volume/Issue: 2020/48

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530383

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Fiscal sector, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, Development, ISCR, CR, SOEs, non-oil, primary balance

This paper discusses Cameroon's Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of NonObservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria (PC). Growth...

Cameroon
			: Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon

Cameroon : Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon »

Volume/Issue: 2020/48

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513530383.002

ISBN: 9781513530383

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Fiscal sector, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, Development, ISCR, CR, SOEs, non-oil, primary balance

This paper discusses Cameroon's Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of NonObservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria (PC). Growth...

Senegal
			: Request for a Three-Year Policy Coordination Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Senegal

Senegal : Request for a Three-Year Policy Coordination Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Senegal »

Volume/Issue: 2020/11

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513530529.002

ISBN: 9781513530529

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Public debt, Development, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, Eurobond, WAEMU

Economic growth averaged 6.5 percent over the past five years, boosted by public investment under phase I of Senegal's development strategy, the 'Plan Sénégal Émergent' (PSE), and buoyant private consumption. High...

Le conseil d’administration du FMI approuve un accord triennal en faveur du Sénégal au titre de l’instrument de coordination de la politique économique

Le conseil d’administration du FMI approuve un accord triennal en faveur du Sénégal au titre de l’instrument de coordination de la politique économique »

Source: Senegal : Request for a Three-Year Policy Coordination Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Senegal

Volume/Issue: 2020/11

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513530529

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Public debt, Development, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, Eurobond, WAEMU

Economic growth averaged 6.5 percent over the past five years, boosted by public investment under phase I of Senegal's development strategy, the 'Plan Sénégal Émergent' (PSE), and buoyant private consumption. High...

Senegal: Demande D’un Accord Triennal au Titre de L’instrument de Coordination de la Politique Economique — Communique de Presse; Rapport des Services du FMI et Declaration de L’administrateur Pour le Senegal

Senegal: Demande D’un Accord Triennal au Titre de L’instrument de Coordination de la Politique Economique — Communique de Presse; Rapport des Services du FMI et Declaration de L’administrateur Pour le Senegal »

Source: Senegal : Request for a Three-Year Policy Coordination Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Senegal

Volume/Issue: 2020/11

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513530529

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Public debt, Development, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, Eurobond, WAEMU

Economic growth averaged 6.5 percent over the past five years, boosted by public investment under phase I of Senegal's development strategy, the 'Plan Sénégal Émergent' (PSE), and buoyant private consumption. High...

Senegal: Demande D’un Programme de Trois ans au Titre de L’instrument de Coordination de la Politique Economique — Analyse de Viabilité de la Dette

Senegal: Demande D’un Programme de Trois ans au Titre de L’instrument de Coordination de la Politique Economique — Analyse de Viabilité de la Dette »

Source: Senegal : Request for a Three-Year Policy Coordination Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Senegal

Volume/Issue: 2020/11

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513530529

Keywords: External sector, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Public debt, Development, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, Eurobond, WAEMU

Economic growth averaged 6.5 percent over the past five years, boosted by public investment under phase I of Senegal's development strategy, the 'Plan Sénégal Émergent' (PSE), and buoyant private consumption. High...

Statement by Mr. Raghani, Executive Director for Cameroon, Mr. N’Sonde, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, and Mr. Bah, Advisor to the Executive Director January 22, 2020

Statement by Mr. Raghani, Executive Director for Cameroon, Mr. N’Sonde, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, and Mr. Bah, Advisor to the Executive Director January 22, 2020 »

Source: Cameroon : Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon

Volume/Issue: 2020/48

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530383

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Fiscal sector, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, Development, ISCR, CR, SOEs, non-oil, primary balance

This paper discusses Cameroon's Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of NonObservance of a Performance Criterion and Modification of Performance Criteria (PC). Growth...