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Banking Supervision and Regulation

MFW4A works and supports the Association of African Central Banks (AACB) through the Community of African Banking Supervisors (CABS) to: (i) align regulation and supervisory practices with international standards, including ensuring Africa has an active voice in the dialogue on international standards; and (ii) support efforts to strengthen the capacity to supervise cross-border banking.

NEWS & EVENTS

News
Apr 17, 2019
Banking industry's profit has become a manifest of tale of mixed fortunes. While the nation's Deposit Money Banks regale with huge numbers in the harvest of…
News
Apr 04, 2019
The Central Bank of Somalia has given the nod to five new banks to commence operations in Somalia.
News
Apr 03, 2019
Senators have asked the National Bank of Rwanda (BNR) to tighten its supervision on financial institutions, especially commercial b
News
Apr 01, 2019
Rwandans can now access credit at more convenient terms following developments by one of the biggest lenders to revise loan requirements.
Apr
25
Event
Apr 25, 2019 - Apr 25, 2019
Global; Online
Join Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) and the Association of African Central Banks (AACB) for the Webinar Series on Banking Supervision Webinar 7: "…
Mar
28
Event
Mar 28, 2019
Global, Online
The webinar addressed the "Internal Control and Audit” (BCP 26) a module of the Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision (BCPs)". The supervisor…
News
Mar 05, 2019
Over 70 participants attended this key event providing the ideal opportunity for domestic financial institutions and regional/international DFIs to build up…
Feb
27
Event
Feb 27, 2019 - Feb 28, 2019
Tunis, Tunisia
As part of their series of regional financial sector policy dialogue and stakeholders’ consultation workshop in Africa, Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A)…
May
29
Event
May 29, 2019 - May 29, 2019
The Euromoney East Africa Conference now in its third year, aims to analyse the progress that Kenya and East Africa have made by continuing to embrace…
Apr
23
Event
Apr 23, 2019 - Apr 24, 2019
Lagos, Nigeria
With mandates to achieve financial inclusion across West Africa by 2020, the future of digitizing banking services is front and centre. The regions Central…
Apr
10
Event
Apr 10, 2019 - Apr 10, 2019
Washington D.C., USA
Corporate Council on Africa is convening U.S. and African financial institutions, government representatives and regulators to identify regulatory and market…
Mar
26
Event
Mar 26, 2019 - Mar 28, 2019
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
This 25th edition of the Africa Regional Group Meeting of the WSBI, will provide an opportunity to take stock of private and public actor' commitments and…

Blog

This blog was originally published on the World Bank Blogs website. Newly assigned to Dakar, Senegal, I must, of course, take steps to have…
This blog was originally published on the FinDev Gateway website. Some say regulatory issues, others cite fear of mission drift. But all of…

Publications

Mar 25, 2019 | T. Asonuma, M. Chamon, A. Erce et al. | IMF
Feb 28, 2019 | Banco de Cabo Verde (BCV) | BCV
Jan 31, 2019 | Scale2Save, WSBI, Mastercard Foundation | WSBI
Jan 17, 2019 | P-R. Agénor, L. A. Pereira da Silva | Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

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