transparency

IMF: Transparency Makes Central Banks More Effective and…

The role and mandates of central banks have become broader and more complex since the 2008 global financial crisis. The unconventional nature and growing scale of interventions (as seen again during the COVID-19 pandemic) have brought…

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The Bank of England appoints Accenture as the…

This follows a public procurement process which commenced in February 2019. The Bank of England will work with Accenture to develop and build this new world class payments service. RTGS is a critical piece of…

BankofCanada, Canadians, cash, target, operations, schedule

Bank of Canada publishes its 2021 schedule for…

The Bank of Canada today published its 2021 schedule for policy interest rate announcements and the release of the quarterly Monetary Policy Report. It also reconfirmed the scheduled interest rate announcement dates for the remainder of…

economy, COVID, eligible, policy, model, jobs, FSB, extensions

Federal Reserve Board announces the extensions of its…

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday announced the extensions of its temporary U.S. dollar liquidity swap lines and the temporary repurchase agreement facility for foreign and international monetary authorities (FIMA repo facility) through March 31, 2021.…

reserve bank of new zealand, TLF, Workplaces, Commercial Bank of China, financial system, money

Banking post-COVID-19 requires a long-term view

How the banking sector chooses to respond to the significant impact caused by the COVID-19 pandemic will have a major influence on how the financial system evolves over the next decade. The pandemic has posed…

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Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement

The Federal Reserve is committed to using its full range of tools to support the U.S. economy in this challenging time, thereby promoting its maximum employment and price stability goals through FOMC. The coronavirus outbreak…

region

Reserve Bank paper finds unemployment in one region…

Studying changes in job levels in the Auckland and Waikato regions could provide a more accurate indicator of where the country’s labour market is heading, according to a new Reserve Bank paper. The Analytical Note Regional…

ECB

ECB announces organisational changes to strengthen banking supervision

ECB aims to strengthen cooperation between bank-specific and thematic supervisory teams New structure reinforces supervisory strategy and risk function, ensuring consistency of supervisory outcomes Reorganisation to foster transparency and predictability of supervisory actions The European…

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Bank of Russia: Non-discriminatory access to data: outcomes…

Market players and the regulator intend to join efforts to enhance the current workings of individuals’ data receipt and exchange, with the idea of a dedicated information agent having been deemed inexpedient at this juncture. These conclusions emerged following a discussion of the Bank of Russia consultation report ‘Non-discriminatory access to individuals’…