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CNB keeps mortgage limits unchanged

The Bank Board decided to leave the upper limits on mortgage lending indicators unchanged. At the same time, the CNB is increasing the countercyclical capital buffer rate to 2% from 1 July 2020.

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Capital flows: CNB experience during last two decades

Presentation by CNB Governor Jiří Rusnok at the 9th High-Level Conference on the International Monetary Fund Past, Present and Future of the International Monetary System in Zurich, 14 May 2019.

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Over 33,000 visit 100 years of koruna exhibition

Over 33,000 people visited the 100 years of the koruna exhibition held in the Imperial Stables at Prague Castle between 1 February and 12 May 2019 to mark this major anniversary of the Czech currency.

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Global Economic Outlook – May 2019

The May issue of Global Economic Outlook is out now. The Focus section analyses the phase of the business cycle using the yield curve slope and the level of stock market volatility and estimates the timing of the next recession in the USA.

Financial Stability Report 2018/2019

Presentation by CNB Governor Jiří Rusnok and Executive Director of CNB Financial Stability Department Jan Frait for the press conference (pdf, 323 kB)

CNB keeps mortgage limits unchanged

The Bank Board decided to leave the upper limits on mortgage lending indicators unchanged. At the same time, the CNB is increasing the countercyclical capital buffer rate to 2% from 1 July 2020.

Minimum requirement for own funds and eligible liabilities (MREL): General approach of the Czech National Bank

Tomáš Kahoun
Thematic article on financial stability 4/2019

A look back at the CNB’s international conference

On 16–17 May 2019, the Czech National Bank held an international conference The Future of Monetary Policy: What Can We See as the Dust Has Settled? attended by leading representatives of other central banks and world-renowned economists. The conference for 140 participants formed part of the celebrations of 100 years since the introduction of the Czechoslovak koruna (crown).

The Future of Monetary Policy: What Can We See as the Dust Has Settled?

Opening Remarks by CNB Governor Jiří Rusnok at High-Level Economic Conference

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Discount Rate

2.00%

2W Repo Rate

3.00%

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Inflation

2.8%

April 2019

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2.0%

Inflation
2020, Q2

2.0%

Inflation
2020, Q3

2.5%

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2019

2.8%

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2020

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