Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

  • Barry Turner
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Founded on 17 May 1930, the Bank for International Settlements fosters international monetary and financial cooperation and serves as a bank for central banks.

Further Reading

  1. Deane, M. and Pringle, R., The Central Banks. 1995Google Scholar
  2. Goodhart, C. A. E., The Central Bank and the Financial System. 1995CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Who’s Who in Central Banking. 2002Google Scholar

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  • Barry Turner

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