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Brazil :, Financial System Stability Assessment

The paper discusses the stability of Brazil's financial system, which is diversified and shows sustained economic progress. Fiscal and monetary policies have been aimed to improve bank reserves, and foreign exchange intervention has been streamlined to curb volatility in the exchange market. These measures have been effective in achieving the immediate targets, maintaining macroeconomic stability, and ensuring adequate financial sector buffers. However, there are indications of emerging strains in some sectors and asset classes
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; Glossary; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; I; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; V; Executive Summary; Tables; 1. FSAP Key Recommendations; 2. Status of Implementation of 2002 FSAP Key Recommendations; I. Macro-Financial Performance and Structure of the Financial System; 3. Financial Sector Structure; II. Financial Sector Risks and Resilience; A. Assessment of Systemic Risk and Monitoring and Mitigation Policies; External risk sources; Domestic risk sources; Figures; 1. Total Credit and Credit-to-GDP Gap; 2. Household Debt and Debt Service Ratios; 3. Credit Growth and Housing Prices; Boxes
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non fiction
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Physical Description
1 online resource (65 p.)
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