What do birds have to do with monetary policy? More than you think! Pigeons stand for a more relaxed monetary policy. Falcons are more likely to represent a more stringent monetary policy. Why they can also be seen in the Money Museum, explains presenter Silviana Ursu in the last part of our series from the Money Museum.
With regard to establishing a new or expanding an already existing entity domiciled in Germany, the German supervisory authorities stand ready to discuss the pertinent issues.
The Bundesbank provides a new procedure for the automated download of statistical data sets. The web service offers an interface for programmatic access.
The Bundesbank’s up-to-date statistical data in the form of time series (also available to download as a CSV file or SDMX-ML file).
Here you will find information on the bank sort code file and on the bank sort code update service. You can also download the bank sort code files.
In the press area, you will find press releases, speeches, guest contributions and interviews with Bundesbank Executive Board members as well as further press materials.
The Bundesbank published various studies and conference proceedings, resulting from the research activities of its employees and guest researchers.
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If you want to participate in monetary policy operations for the first time, please proceed as follows:
First, please contact your customer service team (KBS). They will provide you with the relevant information on the next steps.
In order to collateralise monetary policy operations with marketable assets (securities), you must open an operational safe custody account and a collateral account.
You will need to connect to the Bundesbank’s collateral management system via the CAP (Collateralmanagement Access Portal) special procedure using the Bundebank’s ExtraNet. This requires registration with certification.
You will also need a TARGET2 PM account (Trans-European Automated Real-time Gross Settlement Express Transfer system) for monetary settlement.
If you want to submit credit claims – i.e. non-marketable assets – as collateral using the online procedure, you will also require access to MACCs via the Bundesbank’s ExtraNet in addition to a collateral account.
You will also need to register with the OpenMarket Tender Operations System (OMTOS).