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Réflexions à propos d'un Fonds monétaire international utilisant exclusivement le DTS

Réflexions à propos d'un Fonds monétaire international utilisant exclusivement le DTS »

Series: Pamphlet Series

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1979

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451950939.054

ISBN: 9781451950939

Keywords: reserve tranche, monetary fund, reserve tranche positions, reserve positions, balance of payments, credit tranches, general resources account, sdr holdings, expenditure, international monetary system

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Le Deuxieme Amendement Aux Statuts du Fonds

Le Deuxieme Amendement Aux Statuts du Fonds »

Series: Pamphlet Series

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 January 1978

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451926941.054

ISBN: 9781451926941

Keywords: exchange arrangements, international monetary system, monetary fund, voting, voting power, exchange rate, exchange rates, exchange rate policies, reserve tranche, freely usable currencies

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Les accords généraux d'emprunt

Les accords généraux d'emprunt »

Series: Pamphlet Series

Author(s): Michael Ainley

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1984

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451924831.054

ISBN: 9781451924831

Keywords: gold, balance of payments, monetary fund, monetary system, national bank, international monetary system, repayments, central banks, capital movements, international liquidity

This paper examines the role of the IMF's first and longest-lasting borrowing arrangements, the General Arrangements to Borrow (GAB), from their inception in 1961-62 to their fundamental reform and enlargement in 1...

Progress Report on the Activities of the Independent Evaluation Office

Progress Report on the Activities of the Independent Evaluation Office »

Source: Progress Report on the Activities of the Independent Evaluation Office

Volume/Issue: 2013/028

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2013

ISBN: 9781498341998

Keywords: Bilateral surveillance, Fund role, International Monetary and Financial Committee, Reserves, Reserves adequacy, Technical Assistance, International monetary system, International reserves, Reserves accumulation, Emerging markets

Since October 2012, the Executive Board has discussed two IEO evaluation reports, International Reserves-IMF Concerns and Country Perspectives on December 7, 2012, and The Role of the IMF as Trusted Advisor on Febr...

The Cost of Foreign Exchange Intervention

The Cost of Foreign Exchange Intervention »

Source: The Cost of Foreign Exchange Intervention : Concepts and Measurement

Volume/Issue: 2016/89

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gustavo Adler , and Rui Mano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 April 2016

ISBN: 9781484323076

Keywords: central bank balance sheet, international reserves, foreign exchange intervention, currency risk premium

The accumulation of large foreign asset positions by many central banks through sustained foreign exchange (FX) intervention has raised questions about its associated fiscal costs. This paper clarifies conceptual i...

Proposal for a General Allocation of SDRs

Proposal for a General Allocation of SDRs »

Source: Proposal for a General Allocation of SDRs

Volume/Issue: 2009/065

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 September 2009

ISBN: 9781498335942

Keywords: Allocation of SDRs, International liquidity, Reserves, SDR operations, SDR role, SDR transactions, SDR use, SDRs, SDR interest rates, International investment position

Faced with a global crisis of exceptional magnitude, the membership of the IMF has called for ambitious steps to strengthen the global financial safety net. These include, alongside efforts to strengthen the Fund's...

Do Old Habits Die Hard? Central Banks and the Bretton Woods Gold Puzzle

Do Old Habits Die Hard? Central Banks and the Bretton Woods Gold Puzzle »

Source: Do Old Habits Die Hard? Central Banks and the Bretton Woods Gold Puzzle

Volume/Issue: 2019/161

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eric Monnet , and Damien Puy

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498326773

Keywords: Monetary statistics, International monetary system, Economic stabilization, Exchange rate policy, Central banks, Bretton Woods, gold, foreign reserves, gold standard, culture

Why did monetary authorities hold large gold reserves under Bretton Woods (1944-1971) when only the US had to? We argue that gold holdings were driven by institutional memory and persistent habits of central bank...

Is SDR Creation Inflationary?

Is SDR Creation Inflationary? »

Source: Is SDR Creation Inflationary?

Volume/Issue: 2011/046

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2011

ISBN: 9781498339490

Keywords: Allocation of SDRs, Foreign exchange reserves, Inflation, Monetary policy, Reserves, SDRs, International monetary system, Central banking and monetary issues, Central banks, Financial institutions

Giving greater prominence to SDRs in international reserves would entail allocating them more frequently in significant amounts. The question has properly been raised whether such issuance would be inflationary for...

Implementation Plan in Response to Board-Endorsed Recommendations for the IEO Evaluation of International Reserves--IMF Concerns and Country Perspectives

Implementation Plan in Response to Board-Endorsed Recommendations for the IEO Evaluation of International Reserves--IMF Concerns and Country Perspectives »

Source: Implementation Plan in Response to Board-Endorsed Recommendations for the IEO Evaluation of International Reserves--IMF Concerns and Country Perspectives

Volume/Issue: 2013/023

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 March 2013

ISBN: 9781498342094

Keywords: Bilateral surveillance, Lapse of time consideration, Multilateral surveillance, Reserves, Reserves adequacy, External sector, Balance of payments, International financial markets, International monetary system, Independent Evaluation Office

This paper proposes Management's response to the IEO's Evaluation of International Reserves-IMF Concerns and Country Perspectives. The proposed implementation plan focuses on those recommendations that are not alre...

Review of the Adequacy of the Fund's Precautionary Balances

Review of the Adequacy of the Fund's Precautionary Balances »

Source: Review of the Adequacy of the Fund's Precautionary Balances

Volume/Issue: 2010/077

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 August 2010

ISBN: 9781498336956

Keywords: Credit risk, Financial risk, Fund financial position, Fund reserves, General Resources Account, Precautionary Credit Line, Reserves accumulation, Risk management, Transparency, SDR interest rates

The paper reviews the adequacy of the Fund's precautionary balances and proposes a more transparent and rules-based framework for adjusting the precautionary balance target through time. The framework seeks to prov...