35 relations: Banco de Portugal, Bank of Estonia, Bank of Finland, Bank of France, Bank of Greece, Bank of Italy, Bank of Latvia, Bank of Lithuania, Bank of Slovenia, Bank of Spain, Central Bank of Cyprus, Central Bank of Ireland, Central Bank of Luxembourg, Central Bank of Malta, De Nederlandsche Bank, Deutsche Bundesbank, Euro banknotes, Euro coins, European Central Bank, European Economic Community, European System of Central Banks, Eurozone, Foreign exchange market, Foreign-exchange reserves, Global financial system, Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices, Member state of the European Union, Monetary authority, Monetary policy, National Bank of Belgium, National Bank of Slovakia, Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Price stability, Real-time gross settlement, TARGET2.
The Banco de Portugal (English: Bank of Portugal) is the central bank of the Portuguese Republic.
The Bank of Estonia (Eesti Pank) is the central bank of Estonia as well as a member of the Eurosystem organisation of euro area central banks.
The Bank of Finland (Suomen Pankki, Finlands Bank) is the central bank of Finland.
The Bank of France known in French as the Banque de France, headquartered in Paris, is the central bank of France; it is linked to the European Central Bank (ECB).
The Bank of Greece (Τράπεζα της Ελλάδος, abbreviated ΤτΕ) is the central bank of Greece.
Headquarters in Rome The Bank of Italy, known in Italian as Banca d'Italia, also known as Bankitalia, is the central bank of Italy and part of the European System of Central Banks.
The Bank of Latvia (Latvijas Banka) is the central bank of Latvia.
The Bank of Lithuania (Lietuvos Bankas) is the central bank of the Republic of Lithuania.
The Bank of Slovenia (Banka Slovenije) is the bank of issue and the central bank of the Republic of Slovenia.
The Bank of Spain (Banco de España), is the central bank of Spain.
The Central Bank of Cyprus (Kεντρική Τράπεζα της Κύπρου Kıbrıs Merkez Bankası), is the central bank of the Republic of Cyprus, located in Nicosia.
The Central Bank of Ireland (Banc Ceannais na hÉireann) is Ireland's central bank, and as such part of the European System of Central Banks (ESCB).
The Central Bank of Luxembourg (Banque centrale du Luxembourg, BCL) was founded in 1998, at the same time the European Central Bank was created, by laws dated 22 April and 23 December.
The Central Bank of Malta (Bank Ċentrali ta’ Malta) is the central bank of the Republic of Malta.
De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) is the central bank of the Netherlands.
The Deutsche Bundesbank is the central bank of the Federal Republic of Germany and as such part of the European System of Central Banks (ESCB).
Banknotes of the euro, the currency of the Eurozone, have been in circulation since the first series was issued in 2002.
There are eight euro coin denominations, ranging from one cent to two euros (the euro is divided into a hundred cents).
The European Central Bank (ECB) is the central bank for the euro and administers monetary policy of the euro area, which consists of 19 EU member states and is one of the largest currency areas in the world.
The European Economic Community (EEC) was a regional organisation which aimed to bring about economic integration among its member states.
The European System of Central Banks (ESCB) consists of the European Central Bank (ECB) and the national central banks (NCBs) of all 28 member states of the European Union (EU).
The foreign exchange market (Forex, FX, or currency market) is a global decentralized or over-the-counter (OTC) market for the trading of currencies.
Foreign-exchange reserves (also called forex reserves or FX reserves) is money or other assets held by a central bank or other monetary authority so that it can pay if need be its liabilities, such as the currency issued by the central bank, as well as the various bank reserves deposited with the central bank by the government and other financial institutions.
The global financial system is the worldwide framework of legal agreements, institutions, and both formal and informal economic actors that together facilitate international flows of financial capital for purposes of investment and trade financing.
The Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) is an indicator of inflation and price stability for the European Central Bank (ECB).
The European Union (EU) consists of 28 member states.
In finance and economics, a monetary authority is the entity which controls the money supply of a given currency, often with the objective of controlling inflation or interest rates.
Monetary policy is the process by which the monetary authority of a country, typically the central bank or currency board, controls either the cost of very short-term borrowing or the monetary base, often targeting an inflation rate or interest rate to ensure price stability and general trust in the currency.
The National Bank of Belgium (NBB; Nationale Bank van België, Banque nationale de Belgique, Belgische Nationalbank) has been the central bank of Belgium since 1850.
National Bank of Slovakia (Národná banka Slovenska, NBS), is the central bank of Slovakia, which is a member of the European Union and the European System of Central Banks.
The Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) is the central bank of Austria and, as such, an integral part of both the European System of Central Banks (ESCB) and the Eurozone.
Price stability is a goal of monetary and fiscal policy aiming to support sustainable rates of economic activity.
Real-time gross settlement systems are specialist funds transfer systems where the transfer of money or securities takes place from one bank to another on a "real time" and on a "gross" basis.
TARGET2 (Trans-European Automated Real-time Gross Settlement Express Transfer System) is the real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system for the Eurozone, and is available to non-Eurozone countries.