News archive - 2017

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25 Jun 2017

Press releases:

Changes to BIS Statutes regarding Board composition

25 Jun 2017

Press releases:

Building resilient growth requires international cooperation

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25 Jun 2017

Statistics:

87th Annual Report, 2016/17 - Statistics associated with the graphs

25 Jun 2017

BIS Annual Report:

87th Annual Report, 2016/17

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25 Jun 2017

BIS Descriptive:

The BIS

25 Jun 2017

BIS speeches:

by Jaime Caruana: General Manager's speech: Looking beyond the here and now

25 Jun 2017

BIS speeches:

by Claudio Borio: How much do we really know about inflation?

25 Jun 2017

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: Globalisation: real and financial

24 Jun 2017

Press releases:

FSI publishes Executive Summaries on latest regulatory standards for the general public

23 Jun 2017

BIS Descriptive:

16th BIS Annual Conference

Sixteenth BIS Annual Conference on "Low for long or turning point?" held in Lucerne, Switzerland, 23 June 2017.

23 Jun 2017

BIS Review - Speeches and articles by senior central bankers:

22 Jun 2017

BCBS Papers:

Range of practices in implementing the countercyclical capital buffer policy

22 Jun 2017

Press releases:

Implementing the countercyclical capital buffer

22 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Effective exchange rate indices

21 Jun 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The evolution of inflation expectations in Japan

by Masazumi Hattori and James Yetman

21 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Commercial property prices

21 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Detailed data set on nominal residential property prices

21 Jun 2017

BIS Review - Speeches and articles by senior central bankers:

20 Jun 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Macroprudential policy and bank risk

by Yener Altunbas, Mahir Binici and Leonardo Gambacorta

19 Jun 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Accounting for debt service: the painful legacy of credit booms

by Mathias Drehmann, Mikael Juselius and Anton Korinek

15 Jun 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The shifting drivers of global liquidity

by Stefan Avdjiev, Leonardo Gambacorta, Linda Goldberg and Stefano Schiaffi

14 Jun 2017

Vacancies:

Cashier (100%)

Application deadline: 2 July 2017 | General Secretariat | Location: Basel, Switzerland

08 Jun 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The international dimensions of macroprudential policies

by Pierre-Richard Agénor, Enisse Kharroubi, Leonardo Gambacorta, Giovanni Lombardo and Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva

08 Jun 2017

BCBS Papers:

Basel III - The Liquidity Coverage Ratio: frequently asked questions

08 Jun 2017

Press releases:

Second set of FAQs on the Liquidity Coverage Ratio issued by the Basel Committee

07 Jun 2017

BCBS Papers:

Sound management of risks related to money laundering and financing of terrorism: revisions to correspondent banking annex - final document

07 Jun 2017

Press releases:

Rules on combating money laundering and terrorist financing in correspondent banking clarified by the Basel Committee

07 Jun 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The effects of monetary policy shocks on inequality in Japan

by Masayuki Inui, Nao Sudo and Tomoaki Yamada

06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Exchange-traded derivatives statistics

06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Debt securities statistics

06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Global liquidity indicators

06 Jun 2017

BIS Quarterly Review:

BIS Quarterly Review, June 2017

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06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Triennial OTC derivatives statistics

06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Semiannual OTC derivatives statistics

06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Credit to the non-financial sector

06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Debt service ratios for the private non-financial sector

06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Credit-to-GDP gaps

06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Consolidated banking statistics

06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

Locational banking statistics

06 Jun 2017

Statistics:

BIS Statistical Bulletin, June 2017

02 Jun 2017

BIS speeches:

by Stefan Ingves: Remarks given at IADI conference on "Designing an Optimal Deposit Insurance System"

01 Jun 2017

BIS Working Papers:

China's evolving monetary policy rule: from inflation-accommodating to anti-inflation policy

by Eric Girardin, Sandrine Lunven and Guonan Ma

01 Jun 2017

BIS speeches:

by Fernando Restoy: Banking regulation and supervision after the crisis - where are we now, and what lies ahead?

31 May 2017

Statistics:

Consumer prices

25 May 2017

BIS speeches:

by William Coen: Regulatory equivalence and the global regulatory system

25 May 2017

Press releases:

Central bank Governors welcome global code of conduct for currency markets

25 May 2017

BIS Descriptive:

Low interest rates, monetary policy and international spillovers

Eight BIS CCA Research Conference on "Low interest rates, monetary policy and international spillovers", hosted by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington DC, 25-26 May 2017.

24 May 2017

CPMI Papers:

Implementation monitoring of PFMI: Level 2 assessment report for Hong Kong SAR

by CPMI

24 May 2017

Press releases:

Implementation monitoring of the PFMI: Level 2 assessment report for Hong Kong SAR

24 May 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Understanding the determinants of financial outcomes and choices: the role of noncognitive abilities

by Gianpaolo Parise and Kim Peijnenburg

24 May 2017

Statistics:

Global developments in residential property prices - fourth quarter of 2016

24 May 2017

Statistics:

Residential property prices: selected series (nominal and real)

24 May 2017

Statistics:

Long series on nominal residential property prices

22 May 2017

CGFS Papers:

FinTech credit: Market structure, business models and financial stability implications

Report prepared by a Working Group established by the Committee on the Global Financial System and the Financial Stability Board.

22 May 2017

Press releases:

Rapid growth in FinTech credit carries opportunities and risks: report

22 May 2017

BIS Descriptive:

BIS Symposium: CIP - RIP?

BIS Symposium: CIP - RIP?, Basel, 22-23 May 2017.

19 May 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Supply- and demand-side factors in global banking

by Mary Amiti, Patrick McGuire and David E Weinstein

17 May 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Assessing fiscal policy through the lens of the financial and the commodity price cycles

by Enrique Alberola-Ila and Ricardo Sousa

10 May 2017

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: Monetary policy challenges posed by global liquidity

09 May 2017

OTC derivatives statistics at end-December 2016

08 May 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Global value chains and effective exchange rates at the country-sector level

by Nikhil Patel, Zhi Wang and Shang-Jin Wei

03 May 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The impact of macroprudential policies and their interaction with monetary policy: an empirical analysis using credit registry data

by Leonardo Gambacorta and Andrés Murcia Pabón

03 May 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Prudential policies and their impact on credit in the United States

by Paul Calem, Ricardo Correa and Seung Jung Lee

03 May 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Evaluating the impact of macroprudential policies on credit growth in Colombia

by Esteban Gómez, Angélica Lizarazo, Juan Carlos Mendoza and Andrés Murcia Pabón

03 May 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The impact of warnings published in a financial stability report on loan-to value ratios

by Andrés Alegría, Rodrigo Alfaro and Felipe Córdova

03 May 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The impact of macroprudential housing finance tools in Canada

by Jason Allen, Timothy Grieder, Tom Roberts and Brian Peterson

27 Apr 2017

Press releases:

High-level meeting on global insurance standards and supervisory priorities in the Americas, Santiago de Chile, 20 April 2017

27 Apr 2017

BIS speeches:

by Fernando Restoy: Financial soundness indicators - looking beyond the lessons learned from the crisis

26 Apr 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Arbitrage costs and the persistent non-zero CDS-bond basis: Evidence from intraday euro area sovereign debt markets

by Jacob Gyntelberg, Peter Hördahl, Kristyna Ters and Jörg Urban

25 Apr 2017

BIS Working Papers:

How post-crisis regulation has affected bank CEO compensation

by Vittoria Cerasi, Sebastian M Deininger, Leonardo Gambacorta and Tommaso Oliviero

25 Apr 2017

BCBS Papers:

Twelfth progress report on adoption of the Basel regulatory framework

25 Apr 2017

Press releases:

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

25 Apr 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The beneficial aspect of FX volatility for market liquidity

by Jakree Koosakul and Ilhyock Shim

24 Apr 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Is monetary policy less effective when interest rates are persistently low?

by Claudio Borio and Boris Hofmann

21 Apr 2017

BIS Working Papers:

External debt composition and domestic credit cycles

by Stefan Avdjiev, Stephan Binder and Ricardo Sousa

21 Apr 2017

Statistics:

BIS international banking statistics at end-December 2016

19 Apr 2017

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: Accounting for global liquidity: reloading the matrix

12 Apr 2017

CGFS Papers:

Repo market functioning

Report prepared by a Study Group established by the Committee on the Global Financial System. The Group was chaired by Sir Jon Cunliffe, Bank of England.

12 Apr 2017

Press releases:

Global repo markets in transition post-crisis, regulatory changes and central bank stimulus: CGFS report

11 Apr 2017

BIS speeches:

by Jaime Caruana: Jaime Caruana interview with the Börsen-Zeitung

11 Apr 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Monetary policy's rising FX impact in the era of ultra-low rates

by Massimo Ferrari, Jonathan Kearns and Andreas Schrimpf

10 Apr 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Scarcity effects of QE: A transaction-level analysis in the Bund market

by Kathi Schlepper, Heiko Hofer, Ryan Riordan and Andreas Schrimpf

07 Apr 2017

BIS speeches:

by Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva and Phurichai Rungcharoenkitkul: QE experiences and some lessons for monetary policy: defending the important role central banks have played

06 Apr 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Does exchange rate depreciation have contractionary effects on firm-level investment?

by José María Serena and Ricardo Sousa

06 Apr 2017

Press releases:

Frequently asked questions on changes to lease accounting

06 Apr 2017

BIS speeches:

by Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva and Előd Takáts: The risk of complacency and self-delusion

06 Apr 2017

Press releases:

Central banks face common challenges in providing liquidity assistance - report

06 Apr 2017

CGFS Papers:

Designing frameworks for central bank liquidity assistance: addressing new challenges

Report submitted by a Working Group established by the Committee on the Global Financial System. The Group was chaired by Hiroshi Nakaso (Bank of Japan).

05 Apr 2017

BIS Working Papers:

International inflation spillovers through input linkages

by Raphael Auer, Andrei A Levchenko and Philip Sauré

05 Apr 2017

BIS speeches:

by William Coen: Global adoption of the Basel framework: enhancing financial stability across countries

04 Apr 2017

BCBS Papers:

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

04 Apr 2017

Press releases:

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

31 Mar 2017

BIS Papers:

Financial systems and the real economy

BIS Papers No 91

30 Mar 2017

BCBS Papers:

Global systemically important banks - revised assessment framework - consultative document

Open for consultation until Friday 30 June 2017

30 Mar 2017

Press releases:

Revisions to the global systemically important banks assessment framework proposed by the Basel Committee

29 Mar 2017

Press releases:

Twelfth Asia-Pacific High-level Meeting on Banking Supervision Bali, Indonesia, 22-23 March 2017

29 Mar 2017

BCBS Papers:

Regulatory treatment of accounting provisions - interim approach and transitional arrangements

29 Mar 2017

Press releases:

Regulatory treatment of accounting provisions

29 Mar 2017

Press releases:

Enhancements to the Pillar 3 disclosure framework issued by the Basel Committee

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29 Mar 2017

BCBS Papers:

Pillar 3 disclosure requirements - consolidated and enhanced framework

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28 Mar 2017

BCBS Papers:

Progress in adopting the "Principles for effective risk data aggregation and risk reporting"

28 Mar 2017

Press releases:

Progress report on banks' implementation of the principles for effective risk data aggregation and reporting issued by the Basel Committee

24 Mar 2017

Press releases:

Follow-up Basel III implementation assessment reports published by the Basel Committee

24 Mar 2017

BIS Working Papers:

External financing and economic activity in the euro area - why are bank loans special?

by Iñaki Aldasoro and Robert Unger

23 Mar 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The dynamics of investment projects: evidence from Peru

by Rocío Gondo and Marco Vega

23 Mar 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Commodity price risk management and fiscal policy in a sovereign default model

by Bernabe Lopez-Martin, Julio Leal and Andre Martinez Fritscher

23 Mar 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Volatility risk premia and future commodities returns

by José Renato Haas Ornelas and Roberto Baltieri Mauad

23 Mar 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Business cycles in an oil economy

by Drago Bergholt, Vegard H Larsen and Martin Seneca

23 Mar 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Oil, equities, and the zero lower bound

by Deepa Datta, Benjamin K Johannsen, Hannah Kwon and Robert J Vigfusson

23 Mar 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Macro policy responses to natural resource windfalls and the crash in commodity prices

by Frederick van der Ploeg

23 Mar 2017

IFC Bulletin:

Statistical implications of the new financial landscape

Proceedings of the Eighth IFC Conference in Basel, 8-9 September 2016

22 Mar 2017

BIS Descriptive:

The change in banks' business models and its impact on the bank lending channel: an empirical analysis using credit registry data (2017-)

21 Mar 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Currency wars or efficient spillovers?

by Anton Korinek

20 Mar 2017

BIS Descriptive:

Exchange rates: key drivers and effects on inflation and trade (2017-)

20 Mar 2017

BIS Descriptive:

Study Group on Markets and Central Bank Operations

20 Mar 2017

BIS Descriptive:

Working Group on Financial Stability

15 Mar 2017

Press releases:

Proposed guidelines for the identification and management of step-in risk

15 Mar 2017

BCBS Papers:

Identification and management of step-in risk - second consultative document

13 Mar 2017

BIS Papers:

Foreign exchange liquidity in the Americas

BIS Papers No 90

09 Mar 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Changing business models in international bank funding

by Leonardo Gambacorta, Adrian Van Rixtel and Stefano Schiaffi

07 Mar 2017

BIS speeches:

by Claudio Borio: Secular stagnation or financial cycle drag?

06 Mar 2017

Statistics:

BIS Statistical Bulletin, March 2017

06 Mar 2017

Press releases:

March 2017 BIS Quarterly Review: Beyond swings in risk appetite

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06 Mar 2017

BIS Quarterly Review:

BIS Quarterly Review, March 2017

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03 Mar 2017

Press releases:

Long-term interest rates overrated as signposts for future growth, inflation: Hyun Song Shin

03 Mar 2017

BIS speeches:

by Hyun Song Shin: How much should we read into shifts in long-dated yields?

02 Mar 2017

Press releases:

The Chairman of the Basel Committee reaffirms commitment to finalise post-crisis Basel III reforms

01 Mar 2017

BIS Descriptive:

International Journal of Central Banking (IJCB)

28 Feb 2017

BIS speeches:

by Jaime Caruana: Have we passed "peak finance"?

28 Feb 2017

Press releases:

Basel III monitoring results published by the Basel Committee

28 Feb 2017

Press releases:

Harmonisation of the Unique Transaction Identifier (UTI), guidance issued by CPMI-IOSCO

28 Feb 2017

CPMI Papers:

Harmonisation of the Unique Transaction Identifier - Technical Guidance

by CPMI

28 Feb 2017

BCBS Papers:

Basel III Monitoring Report

28 Feb 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Risk sharing and real exchange rates: the role of non-tradable sector and trend shocks

by Hüseyin Çağrı Akkoyun, Yavuz Arslan and Mustafa Kılınç

27 Feb 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Monetary policy and bank lending in a low interest rate environment: diminishing effectiveness?

by Claudio Borio and Leonardo Gambacorta

27 Feb 2017

Press releases:

Distributed ledgers in payment, clearing and settlement carry promise as well as risks

27 Feb 2017

CPMI Papers:

Distributed ledger technology in payment, clearing and settlement - an analytical framework

by CPMI

24 Feb 2017

Press releases:

Second set of FAQs issued on Basel III's Net Stable Funding Ratio (NSFR)

24 Feb 2017

BCBS Papers:

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

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23 Feb 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The effects of tax on bank liability structure

by Leonardo Gambacorta, Giacomo Ricotti, Suresh Sundaresan and Zhenyu Wang

22 Feb 2017

BIS speeches:

by William Coen: Introductory remarks to the public hearing of the French Senate (Commission des finances du Sénat)

21 Feb 2017

BIS speeches:

by Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva: Rethinking development finance: towards a new "possible trinity" for growth?

21 Feb 2017

Press releases:

Agustín Carstens' appointment as BIS General Manager postponed to 1 December 2017

08 Feb 2017

IFC Bulletin:

Assessing international capital flows after the crisis

Proceedings of the IFC Satellite meeting organised in cooperation with the Central Bank of Brazil and the Center for Latin American Monetary Studies (CEMLA) in Rio de Janeiro on 24 July 2015.

07 Feb 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Global impact of US and euro area unconventional monetary policies: a comparison

by Qianying Chen, Marco Jacopo Lombardi, Alex Ross and Feng Zhu

06 Feb 2017

BIS speeches:

by Jaime Caruana: International financial crises: new understandings, new data

03 Feb 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Revisiting the commodity curse: a financial perspective

by Enrique Alberola-Ila and Gianluca Benigno

02 Feb 2017

BIS Descriptive:

Glossary

by CPMI

02 Feb 2017

Press releases:

12th BCBS-FSI High-level Meeting for Africa on "Strengthening financial sector supervision and current regulatory priorities", Cape Town, South Africa, 26-27 January 2017

30 Jan 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Redemption risk and cash hoarding by asset managers

by Stephen Morris, Ilhyock Shim and Hyun Song Shin

26 Jan 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The real effects of household debt in the short and long run

by Marco Jacopo Lombardi, Madhusudan Mohanty and Ilhyock Shim

26 Jan 2017

Press releases:

Frequently asked questions on market risk capital requirements published by the Basel Committee

26 Jan 2017

BCBS Papers:

Frequently asked questions on market risk capital requirements

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23 Jan 2017

Statistics:

BIS international banking statistics at end-September 2016

19 Jan 2017

Statistics:

BIS Statistical Bulletin - Glossary

18 Jan 2017

CPMI Papers:

Payment, clearing and settlement systems in the Kingdom of Bahrain

by CPMI

17 Jan 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Market volatility, monetary policy and the term premium

by Sushanta K Mallick, Madhusudan Mohanty and Fabrizio Zampolli

16 Jan 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Wage and price setting: new evidence from Uruguayan firms

by Fernando Borraz, Gerardo Licandro and Daniela Sola

16 Jan 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Endogenous wage indexation and aggregate shocks

by Julio A. Carrillo, Gert Peersman and Joris Wauters

13 Jan 2017

Markets Committee Papers:

The sterling 'flash event' of 7 October 2016

13 Jan 2017

Press releases:

Report on sterling "flash event" released by the Markets Committee

10 Jan 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Multiplex interbank networks and systemic importance - An application to European data

by Iñaki Aldasoro and Ivan Alves

09 Jan 2017

BIS Working Papers:

The globalisation of inflation: the growing importance of global value chains

by Raphael Auer, Claudio Borio and Andrew Filardo

05 Jan 2017

BIS speeches:

by Jaime Caruana: Post-crisis financial safety net framework: lessons, responses and remaining challenges

03 Jan 2017

Press releases:

Finalising Basel III reforms

03 Jan 2017

BIS Working Papers:

Asymmetric information and the securitization of SME loans

by Ugo Albertazzi, Margherita Bottero, Leonardo Gambacorta and Steven Ongena