New Family of Banknotes -
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.


Latest News

Financial Traders Survey

2nd. fortnight of August.

Published: August 26, 2014

Short-run Economic Indicators

Figures as of 23 August 2014.

Published: August 25, 2014

Macroeconomic Indicators / Current Indicators

Second Quarter 2014.

Published: August 25, 2014

Working Papers

N° 741 Risk Matters: The Impact of Nominal Uncertainty in Chile. Author: Luis Ceballos; Damián Romero.
N° 740 Credit Stabilization Through Public Banks: The Case of Banco Estado. Author: Luis Felipe Lagos; Matías Tapia.
N° 739 Trade With Asymmetric Information. Author: Robert Hall.
N° 738 Commodity Price Cycles and Financial Stability. Author: Carola Moreno; Carlos Saavedra; Bárbara Ulloa.
N° 737 Uncovering Our Self-Imposed Limits. Author: Daniel Oda; Fernando Sepúlveda.
N° 736 The Long-Term Divergence Between Your CPI and Mine, The Case of Chile. Author: Andrea Bentancor; Pablo Pincheira.
N° 735 Probabilidad Clásica de Sobreajuste con Criterios de Información: Estimaciones con Series Macroeconómicas Chilenas. Author: Carlos Medel.
N° 734 Vulnerability to Changes in External Financing Due to Global Factors. Author: Gabriela Contreras; Francisco Pinto.

Published: August 25, 2014

Press Release

In its monthly monetary policy meeting, the Board of the Central Bank of Chile decided to lower the monetary policy interest rate by 25 basis points, to 3.50% (annual).

Published: August 14, 2014

Economic Expectations Survey

August 2014.

Published: August 12, 2014

Press Release

June 2014's monthly index of economic activity, IMACEC.

Published: August 5, 2014

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

last publications

Monetary Policy Report

June 2014

Published: June 16, 2014

Financial Stability Report

First Half 2014

Published: June 16, 2014

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