Central Bank Monetary Policy Tools

Central Bank Monetary Policy Tools

In the second video on this series, Tim outlines the various conventional monetary policy tools available to central banks. Particularly focusing on open market operations (OMOs) and setting the overnight deposit rate.
Overview

Overall, setting the target overnight deposit rate and engaging in open market operations are the “go to” policy tools to guide monetary policy today, whilst altering minimum reserve requirements is used much less frequently as a policy tool.

Key learning objectives:

  • What policy tools does a central bank have to impact the money supply?

  • What is Basel III?

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Tim Hall

Tim Hall

Tim has nearly 30 years of experience in the international capital markets at major global institutions and has worked both on the buy-side and the sell-side. He has worked with numerous companies, banks and governments in developed and emerging markets on investment grade and high yield bond issues, from straight-forward to very complex acquisition/leveraged financings. Tim has also been on the board of a UK “challenger bank.” Tim has an MBA from the Wharton School, and is a CFA.

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