Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

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


Origin. Founded on 17 May 1930, the Bank for International Settlements is the world’s oldest international financial organization.

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

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  • Barry Turner

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