BSP Monetary Board - updates

Rappler's latest stories on BSP Monetary Board


BSP Monetary Board member Valentin Araneta dies

Feb 22, 2018 - 7:35 PM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas will hold a necrological service in his honor on Friday, February 23, at its headquarters

BSP maintains interest rates, raises inflation forecast for 2018, 2019

Feb 08, 2018 - 8:35 PM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas sees inflation hitting 4.3% in 2018, and 3.5% in 2019

BSP orders banks to protect customers from social media risks

Mar 16, 2017 - 5:55 PM

There is a growing threat on information security and fraud such as account take over malware attacks as well as phishing and spoofing schemes BSP says

RISKS ONLINE. BSP requires banks to adopt commensurate risk management mechanisms and governance structure to effectively identify, measure, manage and monitor risks arising from social media platforms. Rappler file photo

BSP leaves interest rates unchanged since October

Nov 12, 2015 - 11:55 PM

The Monetary Board says the risks to the inflation outlook are generally balanced El Niño will likely have impact on food prices and utility rates but it will be balanced by the possible slower than expected global economic activity

UNCHANGED. Prevailing monetary settings remain appropriately calibrated at this time, the central bank says of its decision to keep key monetary policy rates unchanged. Screen grab from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas website

Monetary policy rates unchanged

May 14, 2015 - 9:29 PM

Inflation forecasts are also slightly raised due to El Niño impact expectation of a weaker peso and oil prices trending upwards

Ongpin exits PBCom, sells stake to nephew

Jan 06, 2013 - 5:51 PM

Ongpin says the move is meant to protect PBCom from any untoward action by monetary officials whom he slammed publicly over their alleged bias toward him

BSP keeps record low interest rates

Dec 13, 2012 - 4:22 PM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas BSP has maintained at record low the overnight borrowing and lending rates at 3 5 and 5 5