News archive - 2016

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28 Jul 2016

BIS Review - Speeches and articles by senior central bankers:

27 Jul 2016

BIS Review - Speeches and articles by senior central bankers:

25 Jul 2016

Working Papers:

Intraday dynamics of euro area sovereign credit risk contagion

by Lubos Komarek, Kristyna Ters and Jörg Urban

25 Jul 2016

Working Papers:

Housing prices, mortgage interest rates and the rising share of capital income in the United States

by Gianni La Cava

25 Jul 2016

Vacancies:

Senior Research Analyst and Administrator (IADI) (100%)

The BIS seeks a Senior Research Analyst and Administrator (100%), for the International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI) at the BIS headquarters in Basel, Switzerland. Fixed-term for 3 years. Application deadline: 9 September 2016

22 Jul 2016

Statistics:

Locational banking statistics

22 Jul 2016

Statistics:

Consolidated banking statistics

22 Jul 2016

Statistics:

Detailed data set on nominal residential property prices

22 Jul 2016

Statistics:

BIS international banking statistics at end-March 2016

21 Jul 2016

Working Papers:

On the transactions costs of quantitative easing

by Francis Breedon and Philip Turner

18 Jul 2016

Statistics:

Effective exchange rate indices

15 Jul 2016

Working Papers:

Unconventional monetary policies: a re-appraisal

by Claudio Borio and Anna Zabai

14 Jul 2016

Working Papers:

Monetary policy, the financial cycle and ultra-low interest rates

by Mikael Juselius, Claudio Borio, Piti Disyatat and Mathias Drehmann

13 Jul 2016

BCBS Publications:

Basel III - The Net Stable Funding Ratio: frequently asked questions

13 Jul 2016

Press releases:

Basel III's Net Stable Funding Ratio (NSFR) - FAQs issued

13 Jul 2016

Press releases:

Five recommendations to ease correspondent banking costs and concerns - CPMI

13 Jul 2016

CPMI Publications:

Correspondent banking - final report

by CPMI

11 Jul 2016

BCBS Publications:

Revisions to the securitisation framework

11 Jul 2016

Press releases:

Revised securitisation framework with capital treatment for "simple, transparent and comparable" securitisations

04 Jul 2016

Press releases:

Macroprudential policy assessments - report released by the Committee on the Global Financial System

04 Jul 2016

CGFS Publications:

Experiences with the ex ante appraisal of macroprudential instruments

Report submitted by a Study Group established by the Committee on the Global Financial System.

29 Jun 2016

Press releases:

CPMI-IOSCO release guidance on cyber resilience for financial market infrastructures

29 Jun 2016

CPMI Publications:

Guidance on cyber resilience for financial market infrastructures

by CPMI

29 Jun 2016

BIS Papers:

A spare tire for capital markets: Fostering corporate bond markets in Asia

BIS Papers No 85

28 Jun 2016

Press releases:

Implementation monitoring of the PFMI: Third update to Level 1 assessment report

28 Jun 2016

CPMI Publications:

Implementation monitoring of PFMI: Third update to Level 1 assessment report

by CPMI

27 Jun 2016

Press releases:

BIS appoints Monica Ellis as Secretary General

27 Jun 2016

The BIS

26 Jun 2016

Statistics:

86th Annual Report, 2015/16 - Statistics associated with the graphs

26 Jun 2016

Press releases:

Policy remix needed to tackle pent-up risks, BIS says

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26 Jun 2016

BIS speeches:

by Claudio Borio: Towards financial stability-oriented monetary policy? Some evidence

26 Jun 2016

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: Liquidity, leverage and macro risk

26 Jun 2016

BIS speeches:

by Jaime Caruana: General Manager's speech: Global realignment and policy rebalancing

26 Jun 2016

86th Annual Report, 2015/16

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26 Jun 2016

86th Annual General Meeting

25 Jun 2016

Press releases:

Statement from Agustín Carstens, Chairman of the Global Economy Meeting, on the implications of the EU referendum in the United Kingdom

24 Jun 2016

Press releases:

BIS media statement on the outcome of the EU referendum in the United Kingdom

24 Jun 2016

15th BIS Annual Conference

Fifteenth BIS Annual Conference on "Long-term issues for central banks" held in Lucerne, Switzerland, 24 June 2016.

20 Jun 2016

BIS speeches:

by Peter Zöllner: The renminbi in the SDR basket and its future role in the international financial system

16 Jun 2016

Press releases:

Systemically important banks: Basel Committee publishes implementation assessments on frameworks

16 Jun 2016

BCBS Publications:

Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III G-SIB framework and review of D SIB frameworks - China

16 Jun 2016

BCBS Publications:

Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III G-SIB framework and review of D SIB frameworks - European Union

16 Jun 2016

BCBS Publications:

Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III G-SIB framework and review of D SIB frameworks - Japan

16 Jun 2016

BCBS Publications:

Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III G-SIB framework and review of D SIB frameworks - Switzerland

16 Jun 2016

BCBS Publications:

Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III G-SIB framework and review of D SIB frameworks - United States

13 Jun 2016

Working Papers:

Output gaps and policy stabilisation in Latin America: the effect of commodity and capital flow cycles

by Enrique Alberola-Ila, Rocío Gondo, Marco Jacopo Lombardi and Diego Urbina

13 Jun 2016

Working Papers:

Understanding the changing equilibrium real interest rates in Asia-Pacific

by Feng Zhu

13 Jun 2016

The impact of macroprudential policies: an empirical analysis using credit registry data

Closing Conference of the BIS CCA CGDFS Working Group, hosted by the BIS Office for the Americas in Mexico City, 13-14 June 2016.

08 Jun 2016

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: Global liquidity and procyclicality

06 Jun 2016

Statistics:

Exchange-traded derivatives statistics

06 Jun 2016

Statistics:

Global liquidity indicators

06 Jun 2016

Statistics:

Debt securities statistics

06 Jun 2016

Statistics:

Debt service ratios for the private non-financial sector

06 Jun 2016

BIS Quarterly Review:

BIS Quarterly Review, June 2016

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06 Jun 2016

Statistics:

Credit to the non-financial sector

06 Jun 2016

Statistics:

BIS Statistical Bulletin, June 2016

02 Jun 2016

Basel Committee newsletter:

Statement on capital arbitrage transactions

01 Jun 2016

Working Papers:

Monetary facts revisited

by Pavel Gertler and Boris Hofmann

01 Jun 2016

Working Papers:

The Collateral Trap

by Frederic Boissay and Russell Cooper

31 May 2016

BIS Papers:

Towards a "new normal" in financial markets?

BIS Papers No 84

by Jaime Caruana, John Kay and Paul Tucker

30 May 2016

Working Papers:

Moore's Law vs. Murphy's Law in the financial system: who's winning?

by Andrew W Lo

30 May 2016

Working Papers:

Who supplies liquidity, how and when?

by Bruno Biais, Fany Declerck and Sophie Moinas

30 May 2016

Working Papers:

Expectations and investment

by Nicola Gennaioli, Yueran Ma and Andrei Shleifer

30 May 2016

Working Papers:

Mobile collateral versus immobile collateral

by Gary Gorton and Tyler Muir

26 May 2016

Press releases:

Central bank governors welcome progress on currency code of conduct

26 May 2016

Press releases:

First phase of a global code of conduct for currency markets published

20 May 2016

Statistics:

Long series on nominal residential property prices

20 May 2016

Statistics:

Long series on nominal residential property prices - data documentation

20 May 2016

Statistics:

Residential property prices: selected series (nominal and real)

20 May 2016

Statistics:

Selected residential property price series - data documentation

20 May 2016

BIS speeches:

by Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva: How can emerging market economies best cope with the current complex global economic environment?

19 May 2016

Inflation dynamics: the role of labour markets, productivity and globalization

Seventh BIS CCA Research Conference on "Inflation dynamics: the role of labour markets, productivity and globalization", hosted by the Central Reserve Bank of Peru, Lima, 19-20 May 2016.

18 May 2016

Working Papers:

Has the pricing of stocks become more global?

by Ivan Petzev, Andreas Schrimpf and Alexander F. Wagner

17 May 2016

BIS speeches:

by Jaime Caruana: Financial regulation: cementing the gains of post-crisis reforms

13 May 2016

IFC Bulletin:

Combining micro and macro statistical data for financial stability analysis

Proceedings of the IFC Workshop on "Combining micro and macro statistical data for financial stability analysis. Experiences, opportunities and challenges" Warsaw, Poland, 14-15 December 2015.

10 May 2016

BIS speeches:

by Claudio Borio: More pluralism, more stability?

09 May 2016

Press releases:

Agustín Carstens reappointed as Chair of the BIS Global Economy Meeting and the BIS Economic Consultative Committee

07 May 2016

3rd BIS-CGFS workshop on "Research on global financial stability: the use of BIS international banking and financial statistics"

A joint BIS-CGFS workshop on "Research on global financial stability: the use of BIS international banking and financial statistics", Basel, Switzerland, 7 May 2016.

06 May 2016

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: Market liquidity and bank capital

04 May 2016

OTC derivatives statistics at end-December 2015

04 May 2016

Statistics:

Semiannual OTC derivatives statistics

21 Apr 2016

Statistics:

BIS international banking statistics at end-December 2015

21 Apr 2016

Press releases:

Standards for interest rate risk in the banking book issued by the Basel Committee

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21 Apr 2016

BCBS Publications:

Interest rate risk in the banking book

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20 Apr 2016

BIS speeches:

by Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva: A possible way out from the "New Normal": Rebalancing fiscal-monetary policies by picking "Low-Hanging Fruits" to engineer more confidence

14 Apr 2016

Press releases:

Definitions and disclosure of non-performing exposures and forbearance proposed by the Basel Committee

14 Apr 2016

BCBS Publications:

Prudential treatment of problem assets - definitions of non-performing exposures and forbearance - consultative document

11 Apr 2016

Working Papers:

A comparative analysis of developments in central bank balance sheet composition

by Christiaan Pattipeilohy

11 Apr 2016

BCBS Publications:

Tenth progress report on adoption of the Basel regulatory framework

11 Apr 2016

Press releases:

Tenth progress report on adoption of Basel III standards published by the Basel Committee

11 Apr 2016

Press releases:

Media centre

07 Apr 2016

Working Papers:

Why bank capital matters for monetary policy

by Leonardo Gambacorta and Hyun Song Shin

07 Apr 2016

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: Bank capital and monetary policy transmission

06 Apr 2016

BCBS Publications:

Revisions to the Basel III leverage ratio framework - consultative document

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06 Apr 2016

Press releases:

Revisions proposed to the Basel III leverage ratio framework and answers to frequently asked questions issued by the Basel Committee

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06 Apr 2016

BCBS Publications:

Frequently asked questions on the Basel III leverage ratio framework

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05 Apr 2016

CPMI Publications:

Payment aspects of financial inclusion

by CPMI

05 Apr 2016

Press releases:

Seven essential guiding principles to boost financial inclusion laid out in new report

05 Apr 2016

BIS speeches:

by William Coen: The global policy reform agenda: completing the job

01 Apr 2016

Working Papers:

How does bank capital affect the supply of mortgages? Evidence from a randomized experiment

by Valentina Michelangeli and Enrico Sette

01 Apr 2016

Working Papers:

Threat of entry and debt maturity: evidence from airlines

by Gianpaolo Parise

01 Apr 2016

BCBS Publications:

Regulatory consistency assessment programme (RCAP) - Analysis of risk-weighted assets for credit risk in the banking book

01 Apr 2016

Press releases:

Second report on risk-weighted assets in the banking book published by the Basel Committee

31 Mar 2016

Press releases:

Graeme Wheeler appointed Chair of the BIS Asian Consultative Council

30 Mar 2016

Press releases:

2016 Triennial Central Bank Survey of Foreign Exchange and OTC Derivatives Markets

30 Mar 2016

Working Papers:

The causal effect of house prices on mortgage demand and mortgage supply: evidence from Switzerland

by Christoph Basten and Catherine Koch

30 Mar 2016

Working Papers:

Can a bank run be stopped? Government guarantees and the run on Continental Illinois

by Mark A Carlson and Jonathan Rose

30 Mar 2016

Working Papers:

What drives the short-run costs of fiscal consolidation? Evidence from OECD countries

by Ryan Niladri Banerjee and Fabrizio Zampolli

24 Mar 2016

Press releases:

Basel Committee proposes measures to reduce the variation in credit risk-weighted assets

24 Mar 2016

BCBS Publications:

Reducing variation in credit risk-weighted assets - constraints on the use of internal model approaches - consultative document

23 Mar 2016

Triennial Central Bank Survey of foreign exchange and derivatives market activity in 2016

21 Mar 2016

Working Papers:

Fiscal sustainability and the financial cycle

by Claudio Borio, Marco Jacopo Lombardi and Fabrizio Zampolli

18 Mar 2016

Working Papers:

When the walk is not random: commodity prices and exchange rates

by Emanuel Kohlscheen, Fernando Avalos and Andreas Schrimpf

17 Mar 2016

Working Papers:

A new dimension to currency mismatches in the emerging markets - non-financial companies

by Michael Chui, Emese Kuruc and Philip Turner

17 Mar 2016

Working Papers:

Monetary policy spillovers and currency networks in cross-border bank lending

by Stefan Avdjiev and Előd Takáts

17 Mar 2016

BCBS Publications:

Basel III Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Handbook for jurisdictional assessments

17 Mar 2016

Press releases:

Handbook for Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) jurisdictional assessments published by the Basel Committee

15 Mar 2016

BCBS Publications:

Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III risk-based capital regulations - Turkey

15 Mar 2016

BCBS Publications:

Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III LCR regulations -Turkey

15 Mar 2016

BCBS Publications:

Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III risk-based capital regulations - Russia

15 Mar 2016

BCBS Publications:

Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III LCR regulations - Russia

15 Mar 2016

Press releases:

Basel III implementation assessments of Russia and Turkey published by the Basel Committee

14 Mar 2016

Fourth BIS Research Network meeting on "Financial intermediation and macroeconomic stability"

Fourth BIS Research Network meeting on "Financial intermediation and macroeconomic stability", Basel, 14 March 2016.

11 Mar 2016

Press releases:

The Basel Committee consults on revisions to the Pillar 3 disclosure framework

11 Mar 2016

BCBS Publications:

Pillar 3 disclosure requirements - consolidated and enhanced framework - consultative document

09 Mar 2016

BCBS Working Papers:

Literature review on integration of regulatory capital and liquidity instruments

07 Mar 2016

Working Papers:

Moving in tandem: bank provisioning in emerging market economies

by Andrés Murcia Pabón and Emanuel Kohlscheen

07 Mar 2016

Working Papers:

When pegging ties your hands

by Nikola Tarashev and Anna Zabai

07 Mar 2016

Working Papers:

Financial intermediation and monetary policy transmission in EMEs: What has changed post-2008 crisis?

by Madhusudan Mohanty and Kumar Rishabh

06 Mar 2016

Press releases:

March 2016 BIS Quarterly Review: Uneasy calm gives way to turbulence

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06 Mar 2016

BIS Quarterly Review:

BIS Quarterly Review, March 2016

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06 Mar 2016

Statistics:

BIS Statistical Bulletin, March 2016

04 Mar 2016

Press releases:

Basel Committee issues proposed revisions to the operational risk capital framework

04 Mar 2016

BCBS Publications:

Standardised Measurement Approach for operational risk - consultative document

02 Mar 2016

Press releases:

Basel III monitoring results published by the Basel Committee - All large internationally active banks meet Basel III minimum and CET1 target capital requirements

02 Mar 2016

BCBS Publications:

Basel III Monitoring Report

22 Feb 2016

BIS Representative Office for the Americas

17 Feb 2016

IFC Working Papers:

Big data: the hunt for timely insights and decision certainty

IFC Working Papers No 14

by Per Nymand-Andersen

17 Feb 2016

Working Papers:

Booms and banking crises

by Frederic Boissay, Fabrice Collard and Frank Smets

11 Feb 2016

Working groups on financial stability and market operations

11 Feb 2016

Incorporating financial stability considerations into central bank policy models (2013-15)

11 Feb 2016

The commodity cycle: macroeconomic and financial stability implications (2015-)

11 Feb 2016

The effects of foreign exchange market operations in Latin America (2012-14)

11 Feb 2016

Conferences

11 Feb 2016

Americas Office research

11 Feb 2016

Americas Office research networks

10 Feb 2016

BIS speeches:

by Claudio Borio: The movie plays on: a lens for viewing the global economy

05 Feb 2016

Press releases:

Signs of global liquidity tightening for emerging markets

05 Feb 2016

BIS speeches:

by Jaime Caruana: Credit, commodities and currencies

05 Feb 2016

CPMI Publications:

Clearing of deliverable FX instruments

by CPMI

04 Feb 2016

BCBS Publications:

General guide to account opening

04 Feb 2016

Press releases:

The BCBS expands its guidelines on anti-money laundering and countering terrorist financing with a "General guide to account opening"

03 Feb 2016

BIS speeches:

by Claudio Borio: Seven don'ts and one hope: The nexus between prudential and monetary policies

02 Feb 2016

Working Papers:

What drives inflation expectations in Brazil? Public versus private information

by Waldyr D Areosa

02 Feb 2016

About the CPMI

01 Feb 2016

BIS speeches:

by Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva: Old and new challenges for 2016 and beyond: strengthening confidence by re-anchoring long-term expectations

01 Feb 2016

Working Papers:

Fiscal policy and the cycle in Latin America: the role of financing conditions and fiscal rules

by Enrique Alberola-Ila, Iván Kataryniuk, Ángel Melguizo and René Orozco

01 Feb 2016

Working Papers:

Bank standalone credit ratings

by Michael R King, Steven Ongena and Nikola Tarashev

26 Jan 2016

Working Papers:

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

by Marlene Amstad, Eli M Remolona and Jimmy Shek

22 Jan 2016

Working Papers:

Self-oriented monetary policy, global financial markets and excess volatility of international capital flows

by Ryan Niladri Banerjee, Michael B Devereux and Giovanni Lombardo

22 Jan 2016

Working Papers:

International trade finance and the cost channel of monetary policy in open economies

by Nikhil Patel

21 Jan 2016

Press releases:

International central bank committees release reports on fixed income markets

21 Jan 2016

CGFS Publications:

Fixed income market liquidity

Report submitted by a Study Group established by the Committee on the Global Financial System.

21 Jan 2016

Markets Committee Publications:

Electronic trading in fixed income markets

Report submitted by a Study Group established by the Markets Committee.

21 Jan 2016

Statistics:

Reporting countries

21 Jan 2016

Statistics:

International banking statistics at end-September 2015

18 Jan 2016

Working Papers:

Sovereign yields and the risk-taking channel of currency appreciation

by Boris Hofmann, Ilhyock Shim and Hyun Song Shin

18 Jan 2016

Working Papers:

Exchange rates and monetary spillovers

by Guillaume Plantin and Hyun Song Shin

14 Jan 2016

Working Papers:

Is macroprudential policy instrument blunt?

by Katsurako Sonoda and Nao Sudo

14 Jan 2016

Working Papers:

Interbank networks in the national banking era: their purpose and their role in the panic of 1893

by Charles W Calomiris and Mark A Carlson

14 Jan 2016

Press releases:

Revised framework for market risk capital requirements issued by the Basel Committee

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14 Jan 2016

BCBS Publications:

Minimum capital requirements for market risk

French translation will follow soon

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14 Jan 2016

BIS speeches:

by Jaime Caruana: Persistent ultra-low interest rates: the challenges ahead

11 Jan 2016

Press releases:

Revised market risk framework and work programme for Basel Committee is endorsed by its governing body

08 Jan 2016

Press releases:

Stephen S Poloz appointed Chair of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas

The Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has appointed Stephen S Poloz as Chair of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas (CCA).

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06 Jan 2016

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: Where's the inflation, Mr Shin?

05 Jan 2016

Working Papers:

Labour reallocation and productivity dynamics: financial causes, real consequences

by Claudio Borio, Enisse Kharroubi, Christian Upper and Fabrizio Zampolli