Mar 17, 2023
The Arab Monetary Fund publishes a Guidance Note on “Sovereign Sustainable Instruments” for the Arab region
Provide clear definitions for ESG terms and activities at the national levelMaintain a coordinated approach in designing sustainable finance plansDebt managers assess readiness factors for Sovereign Sustainable InstrumentsRaise public awareness and capacity development across government entitiesto enhance commitment to national sustainable finance...
Mar 10, 2023
Buna holds its 40th virtual workshop
The workshop aims to promote strong risk and compliance awareness within the payment ecosystem with high-level guest speakers from the U.S. Treasury and the European Central BankThe workshop will also dive in the approaches of the banks to maximize the value added through their adaption to Buna with leading banks from the UAEMore than 200 senior...
Feb 03, 2023
The Arab Monetary Fund (AMF) extends a new Compensatory Loan to the Kingdom of Morocco, with an amount of Arab Accounting Dinar 41.125 million, the equivalent of approximately USD 166 million, in face of current circumstances
The AMF has completed the launch of “Buna Platform” which aims to support regional financial integration and encourage inter-Arab trade and investments
Jan 20, 2023
Buna holds its 39th virtual workshop
The workshop will showcase Buna’s contribution to regional economic integration and detail the mechanisms put in place by the central banks to ensure the safety and resiliency of the service More than 200 senior officials will attend the workshop, representing central banks and a wide spectrum of regional and global financial institutions
Jan 10, 2023
Arab Monetary Fund releases a study on: Is Climate FinTech Effective in Mitigating Climate Change Risk?
The study aims to investigate the cause-and-effect relationship between the FinTech index and carbon dioxide emissions index globally. The study findings indicate that there is not a cause-and-effect relationship between the global FinTech index and the carbon dioxide emissions index, which indicates that climate FinTech tools and applications...
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The events and workshops organized by the Arab Monetary Fund
Initiatives and Work Groups
Committees and Work Groups emanating from the Board of Governors of Arab Central Banks and Monetary Institutions
The Arab Committee on Banking Supervision
The Arab Committee on Banking Supervision (ACBS) was established in 1991 by the Council of Governors of Arab Central Banks and Monetary Agencies.
The Arab Committee on Payment and Settlement Systems
The Council of Governors of Arab central banks and monetary agencies decided in its 2004 annual meeting, to establish the Arab Committee on Payment and Settlement Systems (ACPSS).
The Arab Committee on Credit Information
The Council of Arab Central Banks and Monetary Authorities’ Governors decided in 2015 to establish the Arab Committee on Credit Information.
Financial Stability Task Force
The Council of Arab Central Banks and Monetary Authorities’ Governors decided in 2014 to establish, the Financial Stability Task Force (FSTF). The Task Force is composed mainly of Directors in charge of financial stability issues at Central Banks in the region and meets at least twice a year
Arab Financial Inclusion Task Force
The main objective of the Task Force is to contribute to the ongoing efforts to increase financial inclusion in the Arab countries, by assisting national authorities in strengthening their regulations and instruments to expand financial services coverage, enhance financial awareness in the Arab region...
Arab Regional Fintech Working Group
A working group comprising technicians and experts from the Arab countries from the public and private sectors in addition to experts from regional and international financial institutions, service providers and leading organizations in Fintech industry at the international level.
The Financial Inclusion for the Arab Region Initiative (FIARI)
FIARI is a key driver for increasing financial inclusion and translating the willingness of the Arab Monetary Fund to strengthen the technical assistance and the capacity development to support member states and make efforts to provide financial services to Arab countries.
Arab Debt Market Development Initiative
The initiative to develop debt markets in Arab countries is a joint project between the Arab Monetary Fund (AMF) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which aims to promote and enhance the functioning of both, government and private, debt markets in the Arab countries.
The Arab initiative has for mission to assist Arab countries to strengthen, improve and adapt their statistical system and also involves the promotion and harmonization of statistics among Arab countries through the use of identical methodologies, concepts, definitions and classifications.
The Arab Monetary Fund focuses on implementing a set of qualitative activities and interventions with a strategic dimension in the areas of the digital economy related to the Fund's work and its establishment agreement.