Payment, clearing and settlement systems in the CPSS countries - Volume 2

26 November 2012

Press release

The Committee on Payment and Settlement Systems (CPSS) has today released the second volume of its new edition of Payment, clearing and settlement systems in the CPSS countries.

This second volume covers 13 CPSS countries (Belgium, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong SAR, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States) and the euro area and includes a chapter on international arrangements. The first volume, which covers 10 CPSS countries (Australia, Brazil, Canada, India, Korea, Mexico, Russia, Singapore, Sweden and Switzerland), was published in September 2011.

This publication is part of the series of CPSS reference works on financial market infrastructures in various countries, both CPSS member and non-member countries, widely known as "Red Books".

Statistical information is available separately in the annual updates "Statistics on payment and settlement systems in the CPSS countries".