News archive - 2016

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06 May 2016

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: Market liquidity and bank capital

06 May 2016

BIS Review - Speeches and articles by senior central bankers:

04 May 2016

OTC derivatives statistics at end-December 2015

04 May 2016

Statistics:

Semiannual OTC derivatives statistics

02 May 2016

BIS Review - Speeches and articles by senior central bankers:

25 Apr 2016

Vacancies:

Chair of the Financial Stability Institute (100%)

The BIS seeks a Chair of the Financial Stability Institute (100%), for the BIS headquarters in Basel, Switzerland. Fixed-term for 5 years. Application deadline: 29 May 2016

22 Apr 2016

Vacancies:

Senior Business Analyst (Statistical Applications) (100%)

The BIS seeks a Senior Business Analyst (Statistical Applications) (100%), for the Statistics & Research Support (SRS) at the BIS headquarters in Basel, Switzerland. Fixed-term for up to 3 years. Application deadline: 15 May 2016

22 Apr 2016

Statistics:

Detailed data set on nominal residential property prices

21 Apr 2016

Statistics:

Locational banking statistics

21 Apr 2016

Statistics:

Consolidated banking 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

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

19 Apr 2016

Vacancies:

Senior Systems Engineer (Microsoft Infrastructure) (100%)

The BIS seeks a Senior Systems Engineer (Microsoft Infrastructure) (100%), for the Information Management Services at the BIS headquarters in Basel, Switzerland. Fixed-term for 3 years. Application deadline: 10 May 2016

18 Apr 2016

Statistics:

Effective exchange rate indices

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

Open for consultation until 15 July 2016

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

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: Bank capital and monetary policy transmission

07 Apr 2016

Working Papers:

Why bank capital matters for monetary policy

by Leonardo Gambacorta and Hyun Song Shin

06 Apr 2016

BCBS Publications:

Revisions to the Basel III leverage ratio framework - consultative document

Open for consultation until 6 July 2016

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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

BCBS Publications:

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

Open for consultation until 24 June 2016

24 Mar 2016

Press releases:

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

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

Open for consultation until Friday 10 June 2016

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

Statistics:

Exchange-traded derivatives statistics

06 Mar 2016

Statistics:

Debt securities statistics

06 Mar 2016

Statistics:

Global liquidity indicators

06 Mar 2016

Statistics:

Debt service ratios for the private non-financial sector

06 Mar 2016

Statistics:

Credit to the non-financial sector

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

BCBS Publications:

Standardised Measurement Approach for operational risk - consultative document

Open for consultation until Friday 3 June 2016

04 Mar 2016

Press releases:

Basel Committee issues proposed revisions to the operational risk capital framework

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 March 2016

22 Feb 2016

BIS Representative Office for the Americas

19 Feb 2016

Statistics:

Long series on nominal residential property prices - data documentation

19 Feb 2016

Statistics:

Selected residential property price series - data documentation

19 Feb 2016

Statistics:

Residential property prices: selected series (nominal and real)

19 Feb 2016

Statistics:

Long series on nominal residential property prices

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

Conferences

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

Research networks

11 Feb 2016

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

11 Feb 2016

Americas Office research

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