The system was built by Calypso and has been used by the Bank of Spain and Banque de France since 2016
French governor says rise of stablecoins highlights need for pan-European action on payments
Additional appointments in Turkey, the US and at the Financial Stability Board
Prizes awarded for outstanding work at the cutting edge of financial technology
BoE governor rules out negative rates and change to inflation targets, offers update on too-big-to-fail; and more
BoE governor says it is in the “interests” of EU countries to ensure contract viability ahead of Brexit
Model can be used to analyse impact of macro-prudential measures, authors say
Carney and Honohan warn of fund failures and Hélène Rey calls for better risk indicators
Launching a CBDC could protect the pre-eminence of public money, a new report argues
Lagarde expected to adopt similar philosophy to Draghi at ECB
Widespread tax evasion can undermine austerity plans imposed by donors, argue researchers
IMF chief part of deal that sees German proposed for commission presidency
Banque de France governor says group will weigh up impact of Libra and other “stable” crypto assets
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The time for talking is over, say NGFS members
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The second Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) Survey of 28 central banks reveals that they view the BRI as a major driver of globalisation, with a high percentage of respondents expecting the initiative to provide a significant boost to GDP. So far,…