Category Archives: International Monetary Fund

PBC Welcomes IMF Executive Board`s Decision to Include the RMB into the SDR Currency Basket

On November 30, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) decided to include the RMB into the currency basket of the Special Drawing Right (SDR) as a fifth currency along with the U.S. dollar, the euro, the Japanese yen, and the British pound. The weight of the RMB in the SDR basket is 10.92%, whereas the weights

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El Directorio Ejecutivo del FMI concluye el examen de la cesta del DEG e incorpora el renminbi chino

Comunicado de Prensa No. 15/540. 30 de noviembre de 2015. El Directorio Ejecutivo del Fondo Monetario Internacional (FMI) concluyó hoy el examen que realiza cada cinco años de la cesta de monedas que componen los derechos especiales de giro (DEG). Un tema central de dicha tarea consistió en definir si el renminbi (RMB) chino cumplía los criterios existentes para incluirlo en la

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IMF’s Executive Board Completes Review of SDR Basket, Includes Chinese Renminbi

Press Release No. 15/540. November 30, 2015. The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today completed the regular five-yearly review of the basket of currencies that make up the Special Drawing Right (SDR). A key focus of the Board review was whether the Chinese renminbi (RMB) met the existing criteria to be included in the basket. The Board

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