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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    Macroeconomic Management in Resource-Rich Countries (MRCx)

    Language: English (English)

    March 20, 2019-May 8, 2019 (7.2 Weeks)

    Course Conducted Online, United States

    All government officials are welcome to register. The course is particularly useful for officials from central banks, ministries of finance, and other government agencies involved in the design and execution of policies in resource-rich countries(RRCs). The course is offered in English.

    Apply online by March 13, 2019

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    Energy Subsidy Reform (ESRx)

    Language: English (English)

    March 27, 2019-April 24, 2019 (4.2 Weeks)

    Course Conducted Online, United States

    All government officials are welcome to register. Officials in finance, economy, and planning ministries who provide advice on macroeconomic policies or implement policy will find the course particularly beneficial. The course is offered in English andArabic.

    Apply online by March 20, 2019

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    Financial Market Analysis (FMAx)

    Language: English (English)

    January 23, 2019-March 13, 2019 (7.2 Weeks)

    Course Conducted Online, United States

    All government officials are welcome to register. The course is particularly well-suited for officials in central banks, ministries of finance, and regulatory agencies who have experience with macroeconomics and are interested in building theirexpertise in finance. The course is offered in English.

    Apply online by January 16, 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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    Macroeconomic Management in Resource Rich Countries (MRC)

    Language: English (Russian)

    February 11, 2019-February 22, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Vienna, Austria

    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 October 26, 2018

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    Bank Restructuring and Resolution (BR)

    Language: English (French)

    October 29, 2018-November 2, 2018 (1 Week)

    Ebene, Mauritius

    Mid-level to senior officials in central banks, regulators, supervisory authorities, ministries of finance, deposit insurance funds, and other agencies with responsibility for bank supervision, bank resolution, and the operation of financial safety nets.

    Deadline for the application has passed.

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    Fiscal Policy Analysis (FPA)

    Language: English (Russian)

    September 16, 2019-September 27, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Vienna, Austria

    Junior to senior officials interested in better understanding fiscal policy and its macroeconomic implications.

    Apply online by May 20, 2019

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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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    Introductory Course on Monetary and Financial Statistics (MFS-I)

    Language: English (Arabic)

    February 17, 2019-February 28, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    Central bank officials responsible for compiling monetary statistics.

    Invitation

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    Vulnerability Diagnostics (VDS)

    Language: English

    December 8, 2019-December 19, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    Officials of all levels in central banks and ministries of finance who monitor and assess country and regional vulnerabilities and risks.

    Invitation

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    International Trade in Goods and Services Statistics (ITGS)

    Language: English (Arabic)

    September 15, 2019-September 19, 2019 (1 Week)

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    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 andInternational Investment Position Manual, sixth edition (BPM6).

    Invitation

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    Compilation of Balance of Payment Statistics (BPSCG)

    Language: English (Arabic)

    October 6, 2019-October 10, 2019 (1 Week)

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    Officials whose main responsibility is the compilation of balance of payments and/or international investment position (IIP) statistics. Participants should be familiar with the methodology of the sixth edition of the Balance of Payments andInternational Investment Position Manual (BPM6).

    Invitation

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    Financial Soundness Indicators (FSI)

    Language: English (Arabic)

    November 17, 2019-November 28, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    Officials at central banks and supervisory agencies for the financial sector who are involved in the collection, compilation, and analysis of financial soundness indicators.

    Invitation

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    Financial Sector Surveillance (FSS)

    Language: English

    June 16, 2019-June 27, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Manama, Bahrain

    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.

    Invitation

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    Fiscal Frameworks (FF)

    Language: English (Arabic)

    April 21, 2019-May 2, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Rabat, Morocco

    Junior to mid-level government officials, such as staff of ministries of economy, planning, and finance, treasuries, central banks, independent fiscal agencies, and other agencies involved in the analysis, design, conduct, and assessment of fiscalpolicy.

    Invitation

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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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    Financial Development and Financial Inclusion (FDFI)

    Language: English

    October 29, 2018-November 9, 2018 (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.

    Deadline for the application has passed.

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    Financial Sector Surveillance (FSS)

    Language: English

    October 1, 2018-October 12, 2018 (2 Weeks)

    Vienna, Austria

    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.

    Deadline for the application has passed.

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    Model-Based Monetary Policy Analysis and Forecasting (MPAF)

    Language: English

    October 1, 2018-October 12, 2018 (2 Weeks)

    Vienna, Austria

    Mid- to senior-level officials involved in monetary policy decision making and staff involved in macroeconomic analysis and forecasting, or operating macroeconomic models.

    Deadline for the application has passed.

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Debt Sustainability Analysis (DSAx)

English

May 1, 2018-October 31, 2018

Course Conducted Online, United States

Debt Sustainability and Debt Management for Low-Income Countries (DSLx)

French

May 1, 2018-October 31, 2018

Course Conducted Online, United States

Financial Programming and Policies, Part 1: Macroeconomic Accounts & Analysis (FPP.1x)

English

May 1, 2018-October 31, 2018

Course Conducted Online, United States

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

English

August 29, 2018-October 17, 2018

Course Conducted Online, United States

Macroeconomic Management in Resource-Rich Countries (MRCx)

English

September 12, 2018-October 31, 2018

Course Conducted Online, United States