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Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP)

World Bank FSAP page

Financial Sector Assessment Program—Background Paper

Prepared by the Staffs of the Monetary and Financial Systems Department

February 22, 2005

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  1. Introduction

  2. FSAP: A Review of Common Issues and Recommendations

  3. Survey of Post-FSAP Feedback Responses

  4. Central Banks’ Financial Stability Reports: Recent Trends and Lessons for Financial Sector Surveillance
    1. Recent Trends
    2. Preliminary Lessons for the FSAP and Other Financial Sector Work

Text Tables

1. Factors Explaining Publication of Stand-Alone FSRs


1. The Number of Countries Publishing Stand-Alone FSRs


1. Post-FSAP Feedback Questionnaire