World Bank - Payment Systems Worldwide: A Snapshot. Outcomes of the Global Payment Systems Survey 2008
Jan 01, 2008 | Payment Systems Development Group (PSDG) | The World Bank
This study presents the results of a survey among national central banks that collected information on the status of national payment and securities settlement systems worldwide. Areas covered by the survey include: i) Legal and Regulatory Framework; ii) Large-Value Funds Transfer Systems; iii) Retail Payment Systems; iv) Foreign Exchange Settlement Systems; v) Cross-border payments and remittances; vi) Securities Settlement Systems; vii) Payment System Oversight Function and Cooperation; and viii) Planned and On-going Reforms to the National Payments System. The outcomes of this survey are expected to guide reform efforts in the payment system arena both nationally and globally.