Press releases - 1999

Date Titles
15 Dec 1999

Release of final documents by the Joint Forum

13 Dec 1999

Core Principles for Systemically Important Payment Systems - A consultative report by CPSS -

8 Dec 1999

New mandate and appointment of new Chairman of Joint Forum

30 Nov 1999

Joint BIS-IMF-OECD-World Bank statistics on external debt

25 Nov 1999

The global OTC derivatives market at end-June 1999

22 Nov 1999

International Banking and Financial Market Developments: Third Quarter 1999

19 Nov 1999

Financial Stability Forum establishes working groups

11 Nov 1999

CGFS issues recommendations for the design of liquid markets

11 Nov 1999

BIS consolidated international banking statistics for end-June 1999

8 Nov 1999

BIS membership enlargement

5 Nov 1999

BIS and the People's Bank of China publish conference papers on strengthening the banking system in China

8 Oct 1999

CGFS publishes review of financial market events in autumn 1998

26 Sep 1999

Communiqué of the ministers and governors of the Group of Ten

23 Sep 1999

Retail Payments in Selected Countries: A Comparative Study

16 Sep 1999

Background brief made available to the Press at the 2nd meeting of the Financial Stability Forum on 15 September 1999

8 Sep 1999

BIS releases policy paper on bank restructuring

23 Aug 1999

International Banking and Financial Market Developments: Second Quarter 1999

27 Jul 1999

Basel Committee issues credit risk guidance

12 Jul 1999

Securities lending transactions: market development and implications - New report by IOSCO and CPSS

8 Jul 1999

Release of consultation documents by the Joint Forum

1 Jul 1999

Joint Year 2000 Council's Round Table meeting indicates progress on readiness and contingency planning in financial markets

21 Jun 1999

Broadening representation in the Financial Stability Forum

15 Jun 1999

Joint BIS-IMF-OECD-World Bank statistics on external debt

14 Jun 1999

International Banking and Financial Market Developments: First Quarter 1999

7 Jun 1999

Annual General Meeting: Decisions Approved

7 Jun 1999

Annual General Meeting: 69th Annual Report 1998/99

7 Jun 1999

Annual General Meeting: Address by the President of the Bank for International Settlements

3 Jun 1999

Consultative paper on a new capital adequacy framework

2 Jun 1999

The global OTC derivatives market at end-December 1998

31 May 1999

BIS consolidated international banking statistics for end-1998

22 May 1999

CPSS organises first workshop in Hong Kong

11 May 1999

Financial Stability Forum establishes Working Groups

10 May 1999

Central Bank Survey of Foreign Exchange and Derivatives Market Activity 1998

3 May 1999

CGFS Publishes Research on the Determinants of Market Liquidity

29 Apr 1999

Annual dividend payable to shareholders

27 Apr 1999

Communiqué of the ministers and governors of the Group of Ten

21 Apr 1999

Credit risk modelling: current practices and applications

9 Apr 1999

Multilateral financial assistance to the Banco Central do Brasil

6 Apr 1999

First meeting of the Financial Stability Forum

31 Mar 1999

Year 2000 Readiness of Banks and Bank Supervisors