Authors conduct randomised control trial to test “forward guidance puzzle”
In 2018, 37% of purchases were paid for in cash, down from 41% in 2017
Climate change is becoming increasingly important to central banks thanks to its implications for financial stability. In a forum sponsored by Amundi, Central Banking convened a panel of experts to discuss the latest innovations, regulations and…
The Network for Greening the Financial System aims to bring about fundamental change. The central bankers who created it made a strong start but face serious challenges.
As climate-related risks to the financial sector become increasingly understood, central banks are demonstrating their willingness to develop capabilities to analyse the impact and modify their policies. A new survey indicates a watershed for central…
Ulrich Volz explores why strong leadership is required from central banks and supervisors to ensure the financial sector will be in a position to weather climate risks.
Witteveen headed IMF during one of the most turbulent periods in monetary history
Other regulations might impact the effectiveness of LTV limits, the authors say
Central banks should not overlook income distribution effects, researchers say
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Located at the start of the Maritime Silk Road, the Guangdong–Hong Kong–Macau Greater Bay Area seeks to harness advanced technology and green finance to catch up with the economically advanced bay areas of New York, San Francisco and Tokyo.
Model has helped streamline operations in countries where cash usage is on the decline
Managers of Dutch central bank funds must use environmental, social and governance criteria
“Systematic overvaluation” of Dutch housing is limiting effectiveness of macro-pru policy – DNB
Single-use banknotes with QR codes could be the future of cash, DNB cash head says
But regulations should change to make crypto asset financing easier for small firms – DNB
Luljeta Minxhozi joins Bank of Albania; Netherlands Bank loses chief investment officer; Chile appoints first technology manager; and more
DNB president set to take full chairmanship after three years
Klaas Knot expected to be appointed vice-chair with a view to taking top job down the line
Netherlands Bank calls for harmonisation of European AML regulations and beefed-up EBA role
Central banks may be mispricing assets due to climate change risk, paper argues
DNB tests show blockchain improving security but increasing costs and slowing speed
Researchers look at data from 69 countries from 2000–13
Banks will be able to process payments within seconds by mid-2019, the central bank says