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Seminars
Payment Systems
Event Date:

11.09.2017-14.09.2017

Application Deadline:

29.07.2017

Event Coordinator:

Arda Tekirdağ

This seminar is an overview of international standards and recent global developments in the payments area including the payment and securities settlement systems and payment instruments. The seminar provides participants with detailed information on the main technical terms used in the payment systems and payment instruments areas, discusses the international standards and recent global developments in these areas and explains the implementations in Turkey.

Target Audience: The seminar is designed for experts from central banks and related policy institutions who are interested in payment systems and instruments and the implementation of the regulations and standards regarding payment systems. Participants are encouraged to share their country experiences during the seminar.

Workshops
Islamic Finance
Event Date:

23.09.2017-24.09.2017

In this program, leading scholars from academia and experts from policy and financial institutions come together to discuss topics on Islamic finance from macroeconomics, finance and central banking perspectives. The workshop mainly covers the interaction of Shari'ah and financial innovation at Islamic financial institutions and infrastructure financing and public private partnership funding. The workshop is designed to encourage broad interaction among the participants. Speakers are invited so as to foster deliberate discussions about the advances in both the theory and the practice of Islamic finance.

Target Audience: The workshop is designed for researchers and economists from central banks and policy institutions as well as scholars from universities and other related institutions who are interested in the recent developments in Islamic finance.

Event Date:

25.09.2017-29.09.2017

Application Deadline:

11.08.2017

Event Coordinator:

Ufuk Şenol

The 2008-09 global financial crisis has shown that the stability of individual financial institutions alone is not enough to ensure the stability of the financial system as a whole. While complementing each other, prudential supervision of banks and macroprudential policies play an equally important role in ensuring financial stbility. This seminar, which will be composed of three parts, will first focus on prudential supervision, its scope, tools and methodology, covering both on-site and off-site aspects. In the second part of the seminar, which will be dedicated to macroprudential policies, participants will be informed about global best practices in the design and implementation of macroprudential policy frameworks...

Target Audience: The seminar is designed for experts, economists and supervisors from central banks, supervisory authorities and related policy institutions who are interested in supervisory policies and practices as well as macroprudential regulations. Participants are encouraged to share their experiences during the seminar.

Seminars
Data Compilation and Analysis
Event Date:

04.10.2017-06.10.2017

Application Deadline:

18.08.2017

Event Coordinator:

Şebnem Oğuz

This seminar mainly aims to improve the knowledge of the participants on designing and conducting surveys, particularly those carried out by the CBRT. The seminar will initiate a dialogue that will lead to a more effective use of survey statistics, improve quality, and encourage innovation. The seminar will include a whole survey statistics production process, from the literature search to data processing into statistical information and address various methodological and compilation issues. It will contribute to the knowledge of participants on how to produce relevant, objective and accurate statistics to keep users well informed and assist good policy and decision-making.

Target Audience: The seminar is designed for statistical practitioners who work in central banks, ministries of finance or national statistical offices —including statisticians, data analysts and researchers— who engage in the production and application of statistics. Participants are also encouraged to make short presentations on survey methods used at their institutions.

Event Date:

11.10.2017-13.10.2017

Application Deadline:

25.08.2017

Event Coordinator:

Beyhan Horasanlı

The objective of this seminar is to discuss current trends in foreign exchange reserve management with a specific focus on risk management. Speakers from multinational financial institutions, academia and the CBRT will present the topic while other central banks share their experiences on a range of issues related to foreign exchange reserves and risk management of reserves. The seminar will be conducted in an interactive fashion, thereby providing a good platform for all participants to share their own experiences with peer reserve managers.

Target Audience: The content of the seminar is tailored for experts and managers who are involved in reserve and risk management. Participants will be expected to take part in the discussions and share their country experiences.

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