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Dissemination Standards Bulletin Board (DSBB): metadata on SDDS and GDDS data categories

External Debt Statistics: debt data, conference on capital flows and debt statistics, final draft Guide for Compilers and Users, and other selected publications

Fourteenth Meeting of the
IMF Committee on Balance of Payments Statistics
Tokyo, October 24-26, 2001

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Data Quality

Direct Investment/Reinvested Earnings

External Debt and International Banking Statistics

  • New developments in BIS International Financial Statistics (BOPCOM-01/24)
  • Comparison of Creditor and Debtor Data on Short-Term External Debt (BOPCOM-01/25)
  • Report on Work Program of Inter-Agency Task Force on Finance Statistics and Related Issues (BOPCOM-01/26)

Financial Derivatives

Implementation of BPM5

  • Country Practices in Reporting Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Data to the Fund (BOPCOM-01/35 and attachment)

Investment Income/Accrued Income

Portfolio Investment

Regional Issues

Repurchase Agreements (Repos)

  • The Macroeconomic Statistical Treatment of Reverse Transactions (BOPCOM-01/16)
  • Working Group on Repurchase Agreements and Securities Lending (BOPCOM-01/17)
  • Repo-type Transactions Issue: The French Experience Relating to Stocks (BOPCOM-01/40)


  • Inter-Agency Task Force on Statistics of International Trade in Services: A Status Report (BOPCOM-01/18)
  • Report of the Chairman of the Technical Group on Travel to the Balance of Payments Working Group (BOPCOM-01/38)
  • Evolution in France of Data Collection for "Travel" in the Prospect of the Monetary Union Cash Changeover (BOPCOM-01/41)

Updating BPM5

Uses of Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Statistics

Other Issues

  • The Legal Structure, Economic Function, and Statistical Treatment of Trusts (BOPCOM-01/12)
  • Note on the Application of the Residence Concept to Small Economies with International Financial Centers (BOPCOM-01/13)
  • Mutual Funds and "Fund of Funds": Portfolio Investment or Direct Investment? (BOPCOM-01/22)
  • Treatment of Allowances for Loans Losses and Non-Performing Loans (BOPCOM-01/23)
  • Harmonised BOP Reporting for Multinationals-Description of the Project and Conclusions at the Attention of the IMF Committee (BOPCOM-01/28)
  • New Monetary and Financial Statistics Manual and International Accounting Standards (BOPCOM-01/34)