Glossary

Updated 23 September 2018

This glossary offers definitions of technical terms commonly used in the BIS Quarterly Review.

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policy rate

The interest rate which best captures the monetary authorities' policy intentions.

Updated: 17 Sep 2017
policy rate

The interest rate which best captures the monetary authorities' policy intentions.

Updated: 17 Sep 2017