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Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa

Capital Flows and The Future of Work

The macroeconomic outlook for sub-Saharan Africa continues to strengthen with higher growth.

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa

Capital Flows and The Future of Work

The macroeconomic outlook for sub-Saharan Africa continues to strengthen with higher growth.

Nigeria

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Source: Nigeria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation--Detailed Assessment of Compliance of the Basel Core Priciples for Effective Banking Supervision

Volume/Issue: 2013/146

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484363287

Keywords: banking, banking supervision, banking crisis, banking sector, capital adequacy

The assessment of the implementation of the Basel Core Principles (BCP) was conducted for effective banking supervision in Nigeria. The assessment team reviewed the legal framework for banking supervision and held...

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Source: Nigeria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation--Technical Note on Crisis Management and Crisis Preparedness Frameworks

Volume/Issue: 2013/143

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484373040

Keywords: banking, recapitalization, deposit insurance, banking system, banking crisis

The Nigerian financial system underwent a banking crisis in 2008-09, owing to the global financial crisis and domestic events. The decisive crisis response effectively stabilized the banking system, but the challen...

Nigeria

Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation--Technical Note of Banking Cross-Border Issues

Volume/Issue: 2013/142

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484316788

Keywords: banking, subsidiaries, bank groups, capital adequacy, capital adequacy ratio

The global financial crisis provided Nigerian banks with opportunities to expand within Sub-Saharan Africa. Nigerian banks have active cross-border liquidity flows, which may complicate the operation of monetary po...

Nigeria

Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : 2010: Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Debt Sustainability Analysis; Informational Annex; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2011/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2011

ISBN: 9781455219988

Keywords: budget, interest, debt, revenues, interest rates, Fiscal Consolidatino,

In this study, economic growth and development of Nigeria after the crisis is discussed. Nigeria's economy is projected to grow by 7 percent in 2011. Near-term risks to growth mostly relate to domestic factors. Nig...

Nigeria

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Source: Nigeria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation--Detailed Assessment of Observance of Insurance Core Principles

Volume/Issue: 2013/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484340882

Keywords: reinsurance, life insurers, life insurance, risk management, policyholders

Nigeria undertook a Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP), which included a review of the structure of Nigeria's insurance market and the supervisory framework. The assessment was benchmarked against the Insur...

Nigeria

Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation--Technical Note on Stress Testing

Volume/Issue: 2013/141

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484350096

Keywords: banking, banking system, interbank market, banking sector, excess liquidity

To assess the financial stability in Nigeria, various stress tests and analytic processes were undertaken jointly by the Nigerian authorities and the Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) team. The exercise in...

Nigeria

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Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2001/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 August 2001

ISBN: 9781451828924

Keywords: expenditure, federal government, total expenditure, capital expenditure, recurrent expenditure

This Selected Issues paper presents the current status of fiscal decentralization in Nigeria; discusses issues in reference to revenue assignment, distribution rules, and expenditure devolution; and analyzes the ke...

Nigeria

Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : Financial Sector Stability Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2013/140

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484304440

Keywords: banking, banking sector, banking system, banking crisis, deposit insurance

This Financial Sector Stability Assessment on Nigeria discusses the macroeconomic performance and structure of the financial system. Although Nigerian economy experienced both domestic and external shocks in recent...

Nigeria

Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : 2007 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Staff Supplement and Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2008/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 February 2008

ISBN: 9781451829068

Keywords: debt, central bank, interest, deficit, external debt

The success of Nigeria's reforms brings new policy challenges for preserving and building on the reform gains. The immediate challenge is to enshrine a fiscal institution that ensures that fiscal policy is consiste...

Nigeria

Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2012/194

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 July 2012

ISBN: 9781475506679

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, primary deficit, fiscal policy, tax policy

The Nigerian economy remained strong, with a non-oil real GDP of 8.3 percent and an overall real GDP of 6.7 percent. A modest fiscal consolidation took place in 2011 as a response to the substantial monetary tight...