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Central Bank Losses and Experiences in Selected Countries

Central Bank Losses and Experiences in Selected Countries »

Source: Central Bank Losses and Experiences in Selected Countries

Volume/Issue: 2005/72

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Claudia Dziobek , and John Dalton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2005

ISBN: 9781451860917

Keywords: central bank balance sheet, central bank losses, central bank, monetary fund, national bank, government securities, International Lending and Debt Problems,

Under normal circumstances, a central bank should be able to operate at a profit with a core level of earnings derived from seigniorage. Losses have, however, arisen in several central banks from a range of activit...

Challenges in Human Development

Challenges in Human Development »

Source: Finance & Development, September 1991

Volume/Issue: 28/3

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1991

ISBN: 9781451952087

Keywords: population growth, capital markets, death rates, capital market, life expectancy

We need to understand more deeply a number of critical issues that confront the World Bank and its member countries before we can transform knowledge into effective actions...

The changing gold market, 1978-80: A view of the volatile, mostly upward.movements in the real price of gold

The changing gold market, 1978-80: A view of the volatile, mostly upward.movements in the real price of gold »

Source: Finance & Development, December 1980

Volume/Issue: 17/4

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1980

ISBN: 9781616353438

Keywords: finance, bank, loans, credits, bank loans

This paper highlights that the 1980 Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the IMF affirmed the willingness of the IMF to evolve, under its charter, to meet new circumstances; but in some ways there was a depa...

Chapter 3. Banks, Trade Finance, and Financial Distress

Chapter 3. Banks, Trade Finance, and Financial Distress »

Source: Access to Trade Finance in Times of Crisis

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Jian-Ye Wang , and Márcio Ronci

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2006

ISBN: 9781589064041

Keywords: Trade, export credit, export credit agencies, debt, credit lines, exporters

For emerging markets, international financing and capital flows are a double-edged sword: they carry tremendous potential for increased economic welfare, but at same time harbour many dangers. Crises over th...

Chapter 5. Brazil’s Approach in the Face of Export Finance Constraints

Chapter 5. Brazil’s Approach in the Face of Export Finance Constraints »

Source: Access to Trade Finance in Times of Crisis

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Jian-Ye Wang , and Márcio Ronci

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2006

ISBN: 9781589064041

Keywords: Trade, export credit, export credit agencies, debt, credit lines, exporters

A deteriorating international outlook and uncertainty about the future course of domestic economic policies during an election year led to increasing pressure on Brazil’s financial market variables beginning...

Chapter 4. Evolution of the Economic Crisis in Emerging Market Economies

Chapter 4. Evolution of the Economic Crisis in Emerging Market Economies »

Source: International Monetary Fund Annual Report 1999

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 September 1999

ISBN: 9781451945232

Keywords: interest, debt, payments, loans, external debt

The financial crisis in Asia, which began with increasing market pressure on the Thai baht in the first half of 1997, continued to unfold during 1998/99, with the persistence of market turmoil and the depth...

Chapter 10. Financial Operations and Policies

Chapter 10. Financial Operations and Policies »

Source: International Monetary Fund Annual Report 1999

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 September 1999

ISBN: 9781451945232

Keywords: interest, debt, payments, loans, external debt

Chief among the financial highlights of 1998/99 was the increase in IMF quotas under the Eleventh General Review of Quotas, which took effect on January 22, 1999. As of the end of 1998/99, total IMF paid-in...

Chapter 11. Improving the Availability of Trade Financing: The Role of the World Trade Organization

Chapter 11. Improving the Availability of Trade Financing: The Role of the World Trade Organization »

Source: Access to Trade Finance in Times of Crisis

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Jian-Ye Wang , and Márcio Ronci

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2006

ISBN: 9781589064041

Keywords: Trade, export credit, export credit agencies, debt, credit lines, exporters

Improving the access of developing countries to more plentiful and secure sources of trade financing, particularly in periods of financial or exchange rate crisis, has been a matter of concern for some time...

Chapter 4. Indonesia's Experience in Dealing with Trade Finance Shortfalls during Financial Crises

Chapter 4. Indonesia's Experience in Dealing with Trade Finance Shortfalls during Financial Crises »

Source: Access to Trade Finance in Times of Crisis

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Jian-Ye Wang , and Márcio Ronci

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2006

ISBN: 9781589064041

Keywords: Trade, export credit, export credit agencies, debt, credit lines, exporters

The Asian currency crises that began in mid-1997 brought intense pressure on Indonesia’s balance of payments. Although Bank Indonesia intervened in the foreign currency market and tightened liquidity by incr...

Chapter 3. International Capital Markets

Chapter 3. International Capital Markets »

Source: International Monetary Fund Annual Report 1999

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 September 1999

ISBN: 9781451945232

Keywords: interest, debt, payments, loans, external debt

At the end of July 1998, Executive Directors conducted their annual review of developments in, and prospects for, international capital markets. At that time, the financial crises in emerging markets had bee...