The total number of counterfeit and altered Czech banknotes and coins in the Czech Republic remained low again in 2020. The seized banknotes were most frequently given a grade of 4, i.e. poor quality.
Central banks should not give the impression that they are all-powerful. It’s very risky to use financial regulation, especially prudential regulation, to address climate objectives or sustainability goals, says Deputy Governor Marek Mora in an interview.
Deputy Governor Marek Mora participated in the OMFIF (Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum) virtual panel discussion. Deputy Governor Mora and his counterparts from the Polish and Hungarian central banks discussed the monetary policy response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The CNB is taking steps to support an economy hit by the coronavirus epidemic. You will find a comprehensive overview of everything that might interest you in connection with the coronavirus and the CNB at a special website.
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