Other publications - last 5 years

This section includes miscellaneous reports that were not written for one of the BIS's publications series (eg BIS Papers, Working Papers) or by a specific BIS Committee.

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Aug 2018

This consultative document from the Financial Stability Board (FSB), the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS), the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI) and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) examines the effects of G20 financial regulatory reforms on the incentives to centrally clear over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.

Dec 2016

One aspect of resilience that is often underappreciated concerns financial imbalances. A resilient economy absorbs exogenous shocks and recovers quickly. But resilience also hinges on policies that contain the build-up of financial imbalances and mitigate the fallout of their correction, ie policies that tackle the financial cycle head on.

Aug 2016

Experience with macroprudential policy is growing. A large number of countries have put in place dedicated institutional arrangements. Progress is being made also with the design and implementation of macroprudential tools, and an increasing body of empirical research is available that evaluates the effectiveness of macroprudential policy.

Aug 2016

This note analyses the exposure of emerging market economies to international capital flow risks, paying particular attention to vulnerabilities in the non-financial corporate sector. It stresses the importance of studying the stocks of debt, gross rather than net flows, borrowers' nationality rather than location and the currency denomination of debt.

by Nikola Tarashev, Stefan Avdjiev and Benjamin H Cohen

Nov 2015

This report presents the work of the experts' group that analysed the economic impact of the implementation of total loss absorbing capacity (TLAC) to be applied to global systemically important banks (G-SIBs). It summarises the assessment of impact on individual banks subjected to the requirement (microeconomic impact), as well as the costs and benefits to the economy as a whole (macroeconomic impact).

May 2015

The joint handbook assists the production of internationally comparable securities statistics. It covers the conceptual framework for statistics on debt and equity securities. Set of detailed presentation tables using the concepts and guidelines.

Feb 2015

In recent years, the global financial system has witnessed several episodes of instability due to the external repercussions of monetary policy measures by major countries, the development of financial cycles characterised by excessive credit creation followed by sudden stops, and large movements in the exchange rates of both advanced and emerging market economies. The standard therapy for dealing with these disturbances has been a mix of ...

by Fabrizio Saccomanni

Oct 2014

This paper analyses whether the post-crisis regulatory reforms developed by global standard-setting bodies create appropriate incentives for different types of market participants to centrally clear OTC derivatives contracts.