MNB says inflation risk and higher government debt played “key role” in decision
Draft law would give Central Bank of Hungary powers to directly issue loans for energy efficiency
Winners in 2021 include the Federal Reserve, Alejandro Díaz de León and Charles Goodhart
Awards go to central banks and market practitioners for payments, market infrastructure and currency
Strict implementation rules and unique operational setup supported e-payments shift during pandemic
Agreements will help connect SMEs and foster discussions around regulation and emerging trends
Cash usage assumptions challenged at a time when central banks make limited use of longer-term forecasts
Bulgaria and Croatia expect net positive effect as they move to join euro, while others remain reluctant
Central bank says monetary policy has fallen short and cuts interest rates to a new low of 0.6%
Marton Nagy resignation raises questions on future policy; BIS picks new CPMI secretariat head
What insights can history provide for central banks hit by large rises in government debt?
New Fed facility may further reduce incentives to buy gold, Hungarian official says
New ‘global’ setup helped secure US dollar-denominated assets from a Eurosystem central bank
European attempt to challenge the dollar has led to “open US warfare against EU”, Matolcsy says
Veteran governor Mugur Isărescu has defended the central bank’s independence
Reserve managers reveal their top counterparties
Insight and perspectives from the world's leaders, premier policy-makers and financiers
Reform of the financial system that brought about the 2007–08 financial crisis has not gone far enough and advanced and emerging market economies must find a more co-operative way forward to ensure globalisation can continue.
Multilateral rules and multilateral bodies will need to be upgraded in the coming years to better represent the shift in economic gravity towards Asia, which has emerged as the largest contributor to global growth during the past decade.
But staff numbers grow at several banks, including ECB and Bank of England
Monetary policy divergence, protectionism and ESG are shaping reserve managers’ approach to 2019
Governor Matolcsy says prime minister asked MNB to reconsider gold policy
Central bank reshuffles its wide range of unconventional instruments and launches lending facility
Company wholly owned by MNB to have system operational ‘by mid-2019’