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Annual Report 1998

1999 International Monetary Fund
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Contents   (159k PDF version of full text)

List of Abbreviations

 
I. Introduction
 
II. Executive Summary
Recent Trends in Global Balance of Payments Statistics
Committee Work Program
 
III. Recent Trends in Global Balance of Payments Statistics
Introduction
Global Current Account
Global Capital and Financial Accounts
 
IV.      Work Program Undertaken by the Committee—1998
Reserve Assets and External Debt
Repurchase Agreements
The 1997 Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey
Trade in Goods
Direct Investment
Trade in Services
Financial Derivatives
Current and Capital Transfers
Accrued Interest on Debt Securities
Fifth Edition of the Balance of Payments Manual
International Banking Statistics
Developments at the Regional Level
The Balance of Payments Statistics Website
 
V. Future Work Program
 
Tables
  1. Global Balances in Current Account, 1991–97
  2. Global Balances in Capital and Financial Accounts, 1991–97
 
Boxes
  1.    The Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey
  2. Survey of Implementation of Methodological Standards for
   Direct Investment
  3. Changes in the IMF Committee External Website
 
Appendices
  1. IMF Committee on Balance of Payments Statistics:
   Composition as of December 31, 1998
  2. Terms of Reference of the IMF Committee on Balance of
   Payments Statistics
  3. Medium-Term Work Program of the IMF Committee on
   Balance of Payments Statistics: End-December 1998