Financial counsellor says no plans in the works for emergency dollar funding backstop
IMF’s financial counsellor talks about efforts for the fund to craft well-targeted policy guidance
Global imbalances are growing, and it is unclear whether the world’s institutions have enough firepower to respond to a crisis, writes Daniel Hinge
In Q1, more liquidity flowed to non-banks than banks for the first time in 40 years of BIS data
Cross-border claims rise at fastest rate since the global crisis, BIS figures show
Country was early adopter of macro-prudential policy, which helped manage capital flows, Carstens says
Carney and Carstens among possible candidates as institution seeks successor to Lagarde
Situation is similar to adoption of inflation targeting in early 1990s, says BIS annual report
Central bank likely to wait for the Fed’s rate decision before cutting main rate
From extreme weather to transition risks, the systemic challenge of climate change lies in the interconnectedness of risk. Amundi is helping to shape solutions by integrating climate risks across its asset classes and pushing public debate forward.
BoE governor says model of “capital flows at risk” highlights important vulnerabilities
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…
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.
US monetary shocks less important than much recent literature argues, researchers say
UK government partners with BoE to provide economic expertise to emerging markets
Events that impact markets have made it crucial to build resilient portfolios that are aware of downside risks. BlackRock explores the importance of protection in downturn scenarios for reserve managers.
BIS is “expending a great deal of analytical effort” in understanding the issue, he says
High international debt exposures, large deficits and institutional frailty have fuelled capital outflows, weaker currencies and soaring inflation in Argentina and Turkey
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The past 40 years have seen China transform from a recipient of global aid to a major economic centre in its own right. China is now seeking to deepen its markets, gradually open its borders to global financial flows, and promote new and innovative forms…
Sayuri Shirai surveys the many forces driving increased interest in CBDC
Over the past five years, China has invested more than $70 billion in Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) countries, of which there are now in excess of 100. Leading Chinese and international policy-makers explain how BRI efforts are progressing. This section…
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,…