Central Bank of Chile

The Central Bank of Chile, in accordance with its permanent process of adapting to new challenges and trends, has developed a new family of banknotes, using the most advanced technology available to enhance the traditional public confidence on the Chilean banknotes.


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Monetary policy meeting No. 224, held on 14 July 2015.

Published: July 30, 2015

Working Papers

N°762 Bank's Price Setting and Lending Maturity: Evidence from an Inflation-Targeting Economy. Author: Emiliano Luttini; Michael Pedersen
N°761 The Resource Curse: Does Fiscal Policy Make a Difference?. Author: Álvaro Aguirre; Mario Giarda
N°760 A Microestructure Approach to Gross Portfolio Inflows. The Case of Chile. Author: Bárbara Ulloa; Carlos Saavedra; Carola Moreno

Published: July 24, 2015

Short-run Economic Indicators

Figures as of 23 July 2015

Published: July 23, 2015

Survey of Financial Traders

2nd. fortnight of July

Published: July 22, 2015

Press Release

In its monthly monetary policy meeting, the Board of the Central Bank of Chile decided to keep the monetary policy interest rate at 3% (annual).

Published: July 14, 2015

Economic Expectations Survey

July 2015

Published: July 10 , 2015

Press Release

May 2015's monthly index of economic activity, IMACEC

Published: July 6, 2015


Monetary policy meeting No. 223, held on 11 June 2015

Published: June 26, 2015

Current Highlights

The Central Bank of Chile officializes its Acquisitions and Contracting Policy.

Under its comprehensive transparency guidelines, the Central Bank of Chile publishes its Acquisitions and Contracting Policy, which is embodied in a set of ethical values and principles whose objective is to safeguard the efficient use of its assets and be accountable to the public in regards to the rational utilization of the budgetary resources allocated to its management as an autonomous entity.

Management of Foreign Exchange Reserves

This section provides information on the Central Bank of Chile’s management of foreign exchange reserves.


Statistical Database

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Monetary Policy Report

June 2015

Published: June 3, 2015

Financial Stability Report

First Half 2015.

Published: June 3, 2015

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