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BISNBank for International Settlements (Basel, Switzerland)
BISNBritish India Steam Navigation Co. Ltd.
BISNBanco Internacional SN (Portuguese: International Bank SN)
BISNBusiness and Industry Services Network (Connecticut Community Colleges)
BISNBorder Information and Solutions Network
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(1.) Sponsoring organizations are the following: Bank of Algeria, National Bank of Belgium, Central Bank of Brazil, Bank of Canada, People's Bank of China, Bank of England, European Central Bank, Bank of France, Deutsche Bundesbank, Bank of Greece, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Central Bank of Iceland, Bank of Italy, Bank of Japan, Netherlands Bank, Norges Bank, Bank of Portugal, Central Bank of Russian Federation, Monetary Authority of Singapore, Bank of Spain, Sveriges Riksbank, Swiss National Bank, Central Bank of Turkey, Federal Reserve Board, and Bank for International Settlements.
Representatives of the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, the Bank for International Settlements and the Asian Development Bank are also attending the meeting.
The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) announced Monday that it has set up an Asian Consultative Council (ACC) to provide better input on the financial situation in the Asia-Pacific region.
The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) in Basle, Switzerland (a consultative forum for major central banks) has recently published a series of reports covering various aspects of the wholesale payments system,(2) the purposes of which are, first, to inform central bankers and payments-system participants about current practices in wholesale payments systems, and second, to provide a central-bank perspective on how various changes to these practices could enhance the safety and efficiency of wholesale payments systems.
Hiroshi Nagata, director of International Investments, for Quantum Realty Services, Inc., said pressure has been put on the Japanese banks by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) to carry a higher equity-to-capital ratio.
The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has opined that many of the Indian central bank's regulations are tougher than similar global norms.
It will also explore central bank-led cryptocurrency, a hot discussion topic at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and central banks around the world, on top of creating a new team that will specialize in virtual currency later this month.
Summary: Sovereign debt crises are expected to widen to more countries in coming years, and public debts are increasingly likely to be viewed as risky assets, the Bank for International Settlements said.
Summary: In its 2009 survey of the Top 100 Arab commercial banks, The Banker magazine included 11 Lebanese banks on the list, none of which ranked in the top 20 banks in the Middle East, as reported by Lebanon This Week, the economic publication of the Byblos Bank Group.AaThe rankings are based on Tier One capital at year-end 2008 as defined by the Basel Bank for International Settlements.
The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) is an international organisation which fosters international monetary and financial cooperation and serves as a bank for central banks.
Of the deposits, $7.95 billion was held in foreign central banks and the Basel-based Bank for International Settlements, $25.80 billion in Japanese banks and $89.41 billion in foreign financial institutions.
Therefore it is not surprising that for decades the Bank for International Settlements in Basel--"a central bankers' bank" and reclusive meeting place for those who pull the levers of global finance--has been shrouded in mystery.