Slovakia and Sweden reappoint board members; Spain names new director-general of services
Luljeta Minxhozi joins Bank of Albania; Netherlands Bank loses chief investment officer; Chile appoints first technology manager; and more
China’s signature Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) now includes 71 countries, with trillions of dollars of investment allocated. Leading Chinese and international policymakers explain how BRI efforts are progressing. This section includes an inaugural…
To mark the fifth anniversary of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), the IFF – in collaboration with Central Banking – conducted its inaugural Belt and Road Survey of central banks
Polish government also appoints Belka’s nominee to central bank board
Central bank will provide credit line of over $1bn
Paper finds correlation between the prevalence of bribery in an economy and firms' bank debt ratios - suggesting firms bribe bank officials in order to secure loans
Former Czech National Bank governor Zdenek Tůma loses out in race to become Prague’s next mayor
Governor Zdeněk Tůma parries claims in Czech daily that he would be the founding head of the European Systemic Risk Board
Czech National Bank governor to step down in June to stagger terms of board members
Debt and Asset Recovery Program (DARP) will debt and asset recovery in both middle income countries and in smaller, poorer developing countries
The Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina on Thursday moved to relax its monetary stance in a bid to encourage banks to lend more.
The World Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), and the European Investment Bank on Friday agreed to lend up to €24.5 billion ($31 billion) to support banks in central and eastern Europe hit by the crisis.
Growth is set to falter across most of central and eastern Europe next year, with two of the three Baltic states likely to contract, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), said on Tuesday.
Officials from multilateral agencies landed in Georgia on Monday to begin a 13-day needs-assessment mission.
The National Bank of Georgia has cut rates to combat the economic impact of the country's conflict with Russia.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development's (EBRD) Sustainability Report details the development bank's investments in 29 countries across central Europe and Asia.
Thomas Mirow, the state secretary of the German Finance Ministry, will replace Jean Lemierre as head of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the development bank for most of Central and Eastern Europe.
Budapest has nominated Gyorgy Suranyi, a former governor of the National Bank of Hungary, to succeed Jean Lemierre as president of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
The Czech government has nominated Zdenek Tuma, the governor of the Czech National Bank, to become the next president of the London-based European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
The Russian finance industry will escape largely unscathed from the credit crunch, though lending conditions may get tighter, said Gennady Melikyan, a first deputy chairman at the Central Bank of Russia.
The Czech Republic has become the first country to opt out of funding from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the development bank set up to invest in the central and eastern European transition economies.
Paris and Berlin agreed Monday that a decision should be made quickly on naming a new head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and that, as in the past, the person should be a European. A press report earlier said France would propose Jean Lemierre…
9th international conference on the reforms, results and development experiences of transition and emerging market economies, organized by the Croatian National Bank, started in Dubrovnik on Thursday, June 26. This year's Conference will focus on banking…