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The Riksbank’s new reference rate is called SWESTR

Riksbank SWESTR

The Riksbank’s new transaction-based reference rate for the shortest maturity in Swedish krona has been given the name SWESTR (Swedish krona Short Term Rate).

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Banque de France conducted a successful experiment with IZNES on the use of central bank digital money for interbank settlement purposes.

Banque de France central bank digital currency

Banque de France successfully carried out an experiment on central bank digital currency (CBDC) with IZNES as part of the experimental programme launched in March 1.

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MAS Enhances Guidelines to Combat Heightened Cyber Risks

MAS digital banks risk management

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today issued revised Technology Risk Management Guidelines (578.7 KB) (Guidelines) to keep pace with emerging technologies and shifts in the cyber threat landscape

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Reserve Bank of New Zealand committed to action as it responds to data breach

Adrian Orr

The Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Adrian Orr, says the recent malicious and illegal breach of a file sharing application used by the Bank is significant, and has our full attention.

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ECB digital euro consultation ends with a record level of public feedback

ECB European Central Bank digital euro

Over 8,000 responses received in online survey. Privacy, security and pan-European reach ranked highest in European citizens’ preferences. Detailed analysis to be published in spring, ahead of decision on project launch

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Richard H. Clarida: The Federal Reserve’s New Framework: Context and Consequences

Richard H. Clarida monetary policy

On August 27, 2020, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) unanimously approved a revised Statement on Longer-Run Goals and Monetary Policy Strategy, which represents a robust evolution of its monetary policy framework

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The final countdown: completing sterling LIBOR transition by end-2021

LIBOR

After many years of preparation, 2021 is the critical year for firms to complete their transition away from LIBOR.

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Supporting Responsible Use of AI and Equitable Outcomes in Financial Services

Governor Lael Brainard AI

Symposium on the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in financial services is part of the Federal Reserve's broader effort to understand AI's application to financial services, assess methods for managing risks arising from this technology

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RBNZ response to illegal breach of data system

Reserve Bank of New Zealand RBNZ

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) – Te Pūtea Matua continues to respond with urgency to a breach of a third party file sharing service used to share information with external stakeholders

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Richard H. Clarida: U.S. Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

Richard H. Clarida monetary policy

Vice Chair Richard H. Clarida At the C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics Council on Foreign Relations, New York, New York

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