Banks and other financial corporations
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Central banks require information on the behaviour patterns of economic agents in the money-issuing and money-holding sectors of the economy to be able to conduct monetary policy.

Time series
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Banks, Insurance corporations and pensions funds, Investment companies, payment statistics.


Within the framework of banking statistics, information of all monetary financial institutions (MFIs) is collected. This data is used to  compile statistics on the following topics: