Mühleisen

South Africa Looks Toward Inclusive Recovery to Stabilize…

In a conversation with IMF Country Focus, the Director-General of South Africa’s National Treasury Dondo Mogajane explains how the government has responded to the COVID-19 crisis, how IMF financing will help to stabilize the economy, and…

Survey BIS

BIS Innovation Hub and HKMA invite global innovators…

TechChallenge competition to highlight potential of new technology to safeguard and enhance trade financing. Firms are invited to submit innovative solutions to address TradeTech operational challenges by 31 August 2020. Financial sponsorship will be offered…

Frank Elderson: We should aim for a 1.5…

Introduction I am honored to open this session today. In the past 5 years, I gave more than 50 official speeches and even more informal presentations at numerous occasions, but I have never spoken in…

New Challenges for Japan's Labor Market

Haruhiko Kuroda: The impact of COVID-19 on the…

Introduction It is my great pleasure to have the opportunity today to participate in this virtual discussion. In my opening remarks, I will talk about the impact of COVID-19 on Japan's economy and the Bank…

ECB

Luis de Guindos: Building the financial system of…

In my remarks today, I will highlight the impact that the coronavirus (COVID-19) shock has had on the banking sector and market-based sources of finance. In both the euro area and the United States, the…

Bank of France

Decisions taken by the Governing Council of the…

Market operations Review of the mapping of short-term ratings to the Eurosystem’s harmonised rating scale On 26 June 2020 the Governing Council decided to remap the short-term ratings “R-3”, “P-3” and “A-3” of DBRS Morningstar,…