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April 12, 2016

Nauru becomes IMF’s 189th Member

The Republic of Nauru joined the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on April 12, 2016, becoming the institution's 189th member. read more >>

January 8, 2016

Just released: International Financial Statistics, December 2015

Access current data on exchange rates, international liquidity, international banking, money and banking, interest rates, prices, production, international transactions (including balance of payments and international investment position), government finance, and national accounts. more>>

Capital Flows, Monetary Policy, and Foreign Exchange Intervention in Peru

This chapter explains the main features of interventions in the foreign exchange market by the Central Reserve Bank of Peru, in a context of an economy with a financial system that operates with two currencies.

Latin America appears better prepared to handle capital outflows than in the past

F &s; D magazine looks at the impact that the inflow of capital from overseas has had on the economy across Latin America.

Capital Flows in Asia: A Prospective View

During the past two decades capital flows to Asia have been large and volatile, creating both opportunities and challenges for regional policymakers.

Trade and Capital Flows in Post-Communist Europe

After decades of closed borders, creating an environment of free-flowing goods, services, and capital in post-Communist Europe was key to integration with Western Europe and the rest of the world.

Dollarization in Sub-Saharan Africa : Experiences and Lessons

Progress in reducing dollarization in Africa has lagged behind other regions and, in this regard, it is legitimate to ask whether this phenomenon is an important concern.

Balance of Payments Manual, Sixth Edition Compilation Guide

The Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Compilation Guide is a companion document to the sixth edition of the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual.

Emerging Market Volatility : Lessons from The Taper Tantrum

Accommodative monetary policies in advanced economies have spurred increased capital inflows into emerging markets since the global financial crisis.

Foreign Direct Investment Statistics

This joint IMF/OECD report assesses progress toward standardization in the compilation of FDI statistics and provides information on statistical methodologies in 61 countries.