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13th April 2017: Our Director, Juan Castañeda's, was quoted in an article published by S&P Global Market Intelligence about the allegations of the rigging of the LIBOR (London Interbank Overnight Rate) in 2008.

"Our monetary system is purely based on trust and the record and effectiveness of the BoE and the rest of the banking sector," said Professor Castañeda. "The alleged pressure of the government and the BoE to keep LIBOR rates artificially low back in the autumn of 2008.....erodes the sound functioning of markets and the formation of interest rates, which are key signals for households and companies in planning their decisions."

You can read the full article here

16th March 2017: Our Chairman, Professor Tim Congdon, co-authored an op-ed on the subject of bank capitalisation in the Wall Street Journal with Professor Steve Hanke of Johns Hopkins University

You can read Professor Congdon's summary of the article here

26th January 2017: Prospectus now available for our new MSc in Money, Banking and Central Banking, which starts in September

See here for more details about an unique MSc programme in the UK

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January 2017: Dr Juan Castañeda  interviewed on the subject of publicly-owned central banks

Our Director, Dr Juan Castañeda,  was interviewed by Jennifer Laidlaw (Standard and Poor's) about publicly traded central banks.Read more......

September 2016: Dr Juan Castañeda 's Bundesbank visit

Dr Juan Castañeda, Director of the IIMR, recently visited (July 2016) the Deutsche Bundesbank University in Hachenburg

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January 2016: Press release on the appointment of Dr. Juan Castañeda as the Director of the Institute of International Monetary Research

Dr. Juan Castañeda is to become the first full-time Director of the Institute of International Monetary Research in January 2016.

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