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The Riksbank would like the BIS to establish an innovation hub in Sweden

January 24, 2020

The Bank for International Settlements, BIS, has recently begun to establish innovation hubs in a few countries to work at an in-depth level on analysing technological financial innovation. The Riksbank intends to present its candidacy for the BIS to establish an innovation hub in Sweden.

HKMA and the BIS Sign Operational Agreement on the BIS Innovation Hub Centre in Hong Kong SAR

September 23, 2019

The Hub will identify and develop in-depth insights into critical trends in technology affecting central banking; develop public goods in the technology space geared towards improving the functioning of the global financial system; and serve as a focal point for a network of central bank experts on innovation. Hub Centres will be set up in Hong Kong, Singapore and Basel, Switzerland, in the initial phase.

NZD remains 10th most traded currency

September 18, 2019

New Zealand dollar (NZD) remains the tenth most traded currency globally, according to a global survey by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).