Eli M Remolona

Chief Representative for Asia and the Pacific
BIS Representative Office for Asia and the Pacific

Eli Remolona is Chief Representative for Asia and the Pacific of the BIS. He also serves as the Secretary of the Asian Consultative Council, which consists of the governors of the 12 leading central banks in the region. He is also Associate Editor of the International Journal of Central Banking. Until 2008, he was Head of Economics for Asia and the Pacific of the BIS. Eli joined the BIS in 1999 and for six years served as Head of Financial Markets in Basel and Editor of the BIS Quarterly Review. Before that, he was Research Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, where he worked for 14 years. He has a Ph.D. in economics from Stanford University.

Fields of interest

  • Financial markets
  • International finance
  • Monetary policy

Date BIS research papers
Jan 2016

How do global investors differentiate between sovereign risks? The new normal versus the old

BIS Working Papers No 541

Other authors: Marlene Amstad and Jimmy Shek

Nov 2015

Expectations and risk premia at 8:30am: Macroeconomic announcements and the yield curve

BIS Working Papers No 527

Other authors: Peter Hördahl and Giorgio Valente

Sep 2015

The rise of regional banking in Asia and the Pacific

BIS Quarterly Review September 2015

Other authors: Ilhyock Shim

Dec 2012

Why do firms issue abroad? Lessons from onshore and offshore corporate bond finance in Asian emerging markets

BIS Working Papers No 401

Other authors: Paul Mizen, Frank Packer and Serafeim Tsoukas

Jan 2012

Local currency bond markets and the Asian Bond Fund 2 initiative

BIS Papers No 63

Other authors: Eric Chan, Michael Chui and Frank Packer

Jul 2011

Local currency bond markets and the Asian Bond Fund 2 Initiative

Other authors: Eric Chan, Frank Packer and Michael Chui

Jul 2010

Contagion and risk premia in the amplification of crisis: evidence from Asian names in the global CDS market

BIS Papers No 52

Other authors: Don Kim and Mico Loretan

Jun 2008

Credit derivatives and structured credit: the nascent markets of Asia and the Pacific

BIS Quarterly Review June 2008

Other authors: Ilhyock Shim

Jan 2008

Managing expectations by words and deeds: monetary policy in Asia and the Pacific

Other authors: Alicia García-Herrero

Dec 2007

Risk in carry trades: a look at target currencies in Asia and the Pacific

BIS Quarterly Review December 2007

Other authors: Jacob Gyntelberg