Press releases - About BIS

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11 Jun 2001

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

11 Jun 2001

Annual General Meeting: Decisions Approved

11 Jun 2001

Extraordinary General Meeting: Division of the Yugoslav issue of the Bank for International Settlements' capital

30 Mar 2001

BIS to open Representative Office for the Americas in Mexico City

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12 Mar 2001

BIS Asian Consultative Council

8 Jan 2001

The BIS announces the withdrawal of all shares held by its private shareholders against payment of CHF 16,000 per share

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31 Oct 2000

BIS appoints new Chairman of the Financial Stability Institute

19 Oct 2000

BIS releases policy paper on managing foreign debt and liquidity

11 Sep 2000

Proposed withdrawal of all privately held shares

5 Jun 2000

Annual General Meeting: 70th Annual Report 1999/2000

5 Jun 2000

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

5 Jun 2000

Annual General Meeting: Decisions Approved

28 Apr 2000

Annual dividend payable to shareholders

8 Nov 1999

BIS membership enlargement

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

29 Apr 1999

Annual dividend payable to shareholders

8 Feb 1999

New President of the BIS

1 Dec 1998

BIS appoints leadership of the Financial Stability Institute

9 Nov 1998

Executive appointments approved

11 Jul 1998

BIS opened its Representative Office for Asia and the Pacific in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

8 Jun 1998

The 68th Annual General Meeting of the BIS

8 Jun 1998

Excerpts from the speech delivered by Alfons Verplaetse to the 68th Annual General Meeting of the Bank

21 Apr 1998

BIS Representative Office for Asia and the Pacific

6 Apr 1998

BIS shares dividend

12 Mar 1998

BIS Institute for Financial Stability

9 Jun 1997

The 67th Annual General Meeting of the BIS

9 Jun 1997

Excerpts from the speech delivered by W F Duisenberg to the 67th Annual General Meeting of the Bank

12 May 1997

Fifth issue of shares in the third tranche of the BIS's capital

7 Apr 1997

Dividend proposal for the financial year ended on 31st March 1997

11 Mar 1997

New President

23 Oct 1996

New secretariat of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) comes to Basle

9 Sep 1996

BIS invites nine new members to join it

10 Jun 1996

The 66th Annual General Meeting of the BIS

10 Jun 1996

Excerpts from the speech delivered by W F Duisenberg to the 66th Annual General Meeting of the Bank