IMF Institute for Capacity Development - Training Programs

Financial Sector Policies

Financial Sector

These courses provide the basic finance to assess benefits and costs of financial instruments, institutions, and markets in a macroeconomic context. The focus is on risks and mitigating policies.

Fiscal Policy

Fiscal Policy

These courses provide a comprehensive analytical framework to understand and assess public finance choices and covers macro-fiscal issues, including revenue and expenditure policies; fiscal frameworks, institutions, and rules; and fiscal sustainability.

General Macroeconomics Analysis

General Macroeconomics

The General Macroeconomic Analysis courses are designed to equip officials with the ability to interpret macroeconomic developments using various techniques and apply analysis to policy formation and forecasting.

Legal Issues

Legal Issues

These courses are presented by IMF’s Legal Department and topics include legal aspects of central banking and financial institutions, fiscal and tax law design, and anti-money laundering.

Macroeconomic Statistics

Macroeconomic Statistics

These courses are presented by IMF’s Statistics Department and topics include macroeconomic statistics covering national accounts, prices, money and financial sector, balance of payments, financial soundness, and government finance.

Monetary and Financial Sector

Monetary and Financial Sector

The topic is presented by the IMF’s Monetary and Capital Markets Department and includes courses on banking supervision, stress testing, financial regulation, and macro-financial risk analysis.

Monetary, Exchange Rate and Capital Account Policies

Exchange Rate

These courses share concepts, tools, models and good practices underlying monetary, exchange rate and capital-account policies to promote macroeconomic and financial stability.

Safeguards Assessments

Safegaurds Assessment

These courses are presented by IMF’s Finance Department and topics include assessment of central bank governance, transparency, and accountability to strengthen the safeguards framework at central banks.

Specialized Fiscal Issues

Specialized Fiscal Issues

These courses are presented by IMF’s Fiscal Affairs Department and topics include tax policy and administration, expenditure policy, public financial management, strengthening fiscal institutions and managing risks, and medium term budgetary framework.

Inclusive Growth and Structural Policies

Special Topics

The other courses cover issues which have recently gained prominence, including energy subsidies, inclusive growth, managing natural resources, regional integration, and vulnerability diagnostics.

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    Government Finance Statistics (GFS)

    Language: English

    March 25, 2019-April 5, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Singapore, Singapore

    Officials whose main responsibility is compiling public finance statistics.

    Apply online by November 26, 2018

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    Selected Issues in the Evolving Financial Regulatory Framework (FRF)

    Language: English

    March 18, 2019-March 22, 2019 (1 Week)

    Singapore, Singapore

    Officials from central banks, ministries of finance, and regulatory agencies involved in financial regulation and/or financial stability analysis.

    Apply online by November 19, 2018

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    Monetary Policy - Canceled (MP)

    Language: English

    December 12, 2018-December 21, 2018 (1.6 Weeks)

    New Delhi, India

    Junior to mid-level senior officials from emerging markets and low-income countries interested in understanding and analyzing the conduct of monetary policy and its interaction with the rest of the economy.

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    Residential Property Price Indices (RPPI)

    Language: English

    November 5, 2018-November 9, 2018 (1 Week)

    Brasilia, Brazil

    Mid-level to senior officials and compilers responsible for, or planning to introduce or develop residential property price indexes (RPPI).

    Deadline for the application has passed.

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    Financial Programming and Policies, Part 2: Program Design (FPP.2x)

    Language: English (English)

    March 6, 2019-April 24, 2019 (7.2 Weeks)

    Course Conducted Online, United States

    All government officials are welcome to register. The course is particularly relevant for officials in ministries of finance, economy, and planning and in central banks who advise on macroeconomic and financial policies, or who are involved inconducting policy. The course is offered in English and French.

    Apply online by February 27, 2019

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    Macro-Stress Testing II (Advanced) (MST)

    Language: English

    October 28, 2019-November 1, 2019 (1 Week)

    Singapore, Singapore

    Mid-level to senior officials working on banking supervision or financial stability in central banks or other banking supervisory authorities.

    Invitation

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    Statistics on International Trade in Goods and Services (ITGS)

    Language: English

    September 2, 2019-September 6, 2019 (1 Week)

    Singapore, Singapore

    Officials whose main responsibility is compiling balance of payments, international merchandise trade statistics, and/or international trade in services statistics. Participants should be familiar with the methodology of the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, sixth edition (BPM6).

    Apply online by April 05, 2019

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    Implementing the International AMLCFT Standards (AMLS)

    Language: English

    June 3, 2019-June 7, 2019 (1 Week)

    Singapore, Singapore

    Legal drafters, policy makers, financial sector supervisors, and regulators of designated nonfinancial businesses and professions; financial intelligence unit officials; criminal justice officials; and other officials who must assess national money laundering and terrorist financing risks to prepare for their countries' mutual evaluations and application of anti-money laundering (AML) and combating the financing of terrorism (CFT) laws.

    Invitation

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    Fiscal Sustainability (FS)

    Language: English

    August 19, 2019-August 30, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Singapore, Singapore

    Junior to senior officials with some intermediate fiscal background who are interested in understanding and applying fiscal sustainability analysis and how it may relate to the country-specific macrofiscal environment.

    Apply online by March 22, 2019

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    Balance Sheets and Accumulation Accounts (BSAA)

    Language: English

    October 28, 2019-November 8, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Washington, D.C., United States

    Officials whose main responsibility is compiling national accounts and financial accounts statistics (specifically sectoral accounts and accounts on a from-whom-to-whom basis), who are employed with national statistical agencies and central banks.

    Apply online by June 21, 2019

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    Gender Budgeting (GB)

    Language: English

    February 20, 2019-February 22, 2019 (0.6 Week)

    Vienna, Austria

    Government officials from various agencies involved in gender budgeting such as gender policy coordination units, ministries of finance, and specific sectors.

    Invitation

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    Fiscal Sustainability (FS)

    Language: English

    February 25, 2019-March 8, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Junior to senior officials with some intermediate fiscal background who are interested in understanding and applying fiscal sustainability analysis and how it may relate to the country-specific macrofiscal environment.

    Apply online by January 18, 2019

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    Macroeconomic Diagnostics (MDS)

    Language: English (French)

    July 1, 2019-July 12, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Mid-level to senior officials in central banks and ministries of finance or economy who are directly involved in diagnosing the state of the macroeconomy and making projections.

    Apply online by May 24, 2019

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    Monetary Policy (MP)

    Language: English (French)

    April 22, 2019-May 3, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Junior to mid-level officials from emerging markets and low-income countries interested in understanding and analyzing the conduct of monetary policy and its interaction with the rest of the economy.

    Apply online by March 15, 2019

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    Macroeconomic Management in Resource Rich Countries (MRC)

    Language: English (French)

    May 6, 2019-May 17, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Mid-level to senior officials from central banks, ministries of finance, and other government agencies tasked with design and execution of policies in resource-rich countries (RRCs).

    Apply online by March 29, 2019

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    Macroeconomic Management in Resource Rich Countries (MRC)

    Language: English (French)

    July 22, 2019-August 2, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Mid-level to senior officials from central banks, ministries of finance, and other government agencies tasked with design and execution of policies in resource-rich countries (RRCs).

    Apply online by June 14, 2019

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    Financial Sector Surveillance (FSS)

    Language: English (French)

    March 25, 2019-April 5, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Junior to mid-level government officials tasked with surveillance of the financial sector, especially staff of the central bank, financial regulators, and other agencies that engage in macroprudential oversight.

    Apply online by February 15, 2019

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    Economic Issues in Regional Integration (ERI)

    Language: English (French)

    June 3, 2019-June 14, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Mid-level to senior officials in central banks, ministries of finance, and other interested ministries and agencies in countries that are part of a regional integration arrangement or are exploring or planning organization of such an arrangement. Staff from intergovernmental or supranational regional organizations are also invited.

    Apply online by April 26, 2019

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    Financial Development and Financial Inclusion (FDFI)

    Language: English

    October 28, 2019-November 8, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Mid-level to senior officials from central banks and government agencies dealing with regulation of the financial sector. Preference is given to applicants working on issues directly related to financial development and inclusion.

    Apply online by September 20, 2019

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    Financial Programming and Policies (FPP)

    Language: English (Portuguese)

    August 5, 2019-August 16, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Officials from ministries of finance, economy, and planning and central banks who advise on or help implement macroeconomic and financial policies.

    Apply online by June 28, 2019

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    Financial Sector Policies (FSP)

    Language: English (French)

    August 26, 2019-September 6, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Junior to senior government officials engaged in setting policy for the financial sector, particularly the staff of central banks, financial regulators, and any other agencies involved in micro- or macroprudential oversight.

    Apply online by July 19, 2019

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Application deadline is approaching for:

Tax Policy and Administration: Theory and Practice (TPAT)

English

January 27, 2019-January 31, 2019

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Selected Issues in the Evolving Financial Regulatory Framework (FRF)

English

March 18, 2019-March 22, 2019

Singapore, Singapore