2021-12-06 - Press release - Important monetary policy data for the week ending 3 December 2021

Press release Communications P. O. Box, CH-8022 Zurich Telephone +41 58 631 00 00 [email protected] ch Zurich, 6 December 2021 Important monetary policy data for the week ending 3 December 2021 Interest rates and threshold factor In percent Date SNB policy rate1 SARON Close of trading2 Special rate (liquidity-shortage financing facility)3 Interest rate on sight deposits4 Threshold factor –0. 75 –0. 75 –0. 75 –0. 75...

Read More

ECB to redesign euro banknotes by 2024

6 December 2021 ECB expects to select new euro banknote designs by 2024 ECB to seek the opinion of the public Multidisciplinary group to advise Governing Council on new themes The European Central Bank (ECB) plans to redesign euro banknotes, working with European citizens in a process that is expected to lead to a final decision in 2024. The redesign process will start with the creation of focus groups, tasked with gathering opinions from people across the euro area on possible themes ...

Read More

2021-12-06 - Press release - SNB Vice Chairman Fritz Zurbrügg to retire at end of July 2022

Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR Communications P. O. Box, CH-8022 Zurich Telephone +41 58 631 00 00 [email protected] ch Zurich, 6 December 2021 SNB Vice Chairman Fritz Zurbrügg to retire at end of July 2022 The Vice Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, Fritz Zurbrügg, has informed the Bank Council that he will be retiring at the end of July 2022. Fritz Zurbrügg, born in 1960, has been a member of the Governing Board since August...

Read More

Website Alert – Fraudulent websites related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to fraudulent websites, which has been reported to the HKMA. A hyperlink to the press release is available on the HKMA website. The HKMA wishes to remind the public that banks will not send SMS or e-mails with embedded hyperlinks which direct them to the banks’ websites to carry out transactions. They will not ask customers for sensitive ...

Read More

Ernesto A. Lanza Named Acting Director of SEC Office of Municipal Securities

Washington, D. C. , Dec. 3, 2021 — The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Ernesto A. Lanza will serve as Acting Director of the Office of Municipal Securities (OMS). Mr. Lanza, who has served as Senior Counsel to the OMS Director since 2019, replaces Rebecca J. Olsen, who was named Deputy Chief for the Division of Enforcement’s Public Finance Abuse (PFA) Unit. Mark R. Zehner, who held the PFA role since July 2010, is retiring from the agency a...

Read More

News story: Professor David Miles nominated for appointment to the Office for Budget Responsibility

We use some essential cookies to make this website work. We’d like to set additional cookies to understand how you use GOV. UK, remember your settings and improve government services. We also use cookies set by other sites to help us deliver content from their services.

Read More

OCC Solicits Academic Papers, Research on Climate Risk in Banking and Finance

News Release 2021-126 | December 3, 2021 OCC Solicits Academic Papers, Research on Climate Risk in Banking and Finance WASHINGTON—The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) is soliciting academic-focused papers and policy-focused research on climate risk in banking and finance for presentation to the OCC on June 6-7, 2022. Information presented will inform the OCC’s approach to developing climate-related financial risk management guidance for r...

Read More

FDIC Issues List of Banks Examined for CRA Compliance

Press Release  |  December 3, 2021 FDIC Issues List of Banks Examined for CRA Compliance WASHINGTON - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today issued its li...

Read More

Transforming data collection – Reporting Transformation Committee minutes - October 2021

MinutesItem 1 – Introduction AM welcomed all to the meeting and recapped the actions from the previous meeting (approval of the September minutes; approval of the updated Terms of Reference). The Committee confirmed its approval of the minutes. Item 2 - Project Plan AB presented the current progress of the project plan – the project is on track. Form DQ discovery is ending and its alpha phase is beginning. Discovery work on the CRE and Financial Resilience Survey use cases is ongoing. The progra...

Read More

G7 Finance Track – Central Bank Governors meeting: Chair’s statement on diversity and inclusion, December 2021

Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey hosted a virtual meeting of G7 Central Bank Governors earlier this week, which included a discussion on progressing diversity and inclusion in our central banks and the wider financial system. The meeting followed previous discussions among the group on this issue, which commenced under the Canadian Presidency in 2018. In the meeting, G7 Central Bank Governors gave their personal support to work proactively to improve diversity and inclusion within...

Read More
End of content
No more pages to load