The winners of the 2017 Central Banking Awards

Central Banking Awards 2017 montage
Clockwise from bottom: Donald Kohn, Carlos Fernández Valdovinos and the Bank of England

The Bank of England (BoE), Carlos Fernández Valdovinos and Donald Kohn were named central bank, governor and lifetime achievement award-winners respectively in the latest Central Banking Awards. The BoE drew praise for its early handling of Brexit, acting as a source of stability for the UK while standing firm in the face of political pressure. The judging panel, comprising members of Central Banking's advisory board and editorial team, also noted the BoE had made significant efforts to boo