Central Banking

Bank of France aims to maintain note printing

FRANCE - The Bank of France has "the firm intention of remaining an important player on the European money printing market", according to Michel Perdrix, managing director of the note printing unit at the French central bank.

The unit is protected until the end of 2006 by a system of national quotas put in place by the European Central Bank (ECB). After this, the bank is expected to face competition.

The quota system stipulates that the bank's note printing unit at Chamalieres will this year ma

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: