This paper discusses the request from Gambian authorities for a three-year arrangement under the extended credit facility (ECF). The Gambian economy performed well during the previous IMF arrangement, which expired at the end of March 2011; however, there were slippages under the program. The authorities requested a new three-year ECF arrangement, with a large initial disbursement, but relatively low access overall. The initial disbursement would support stability during the current drought crisis, while remaining disbursements would encourage fiscal adjustment and catalyze donor support for the poverty reduction strategy.... for daily repos and reverse January 2013 Improve liquidity management. repos . Switch to a fortnightly schedule for T-bill June 2013 Increase competition in the T-bill auctions. in arket. Strengthening Financial Stability Review the Manual ofanbsp;...
|Author||:||International Monetary Fund|
|Publisher||:||International Monetary Fund - 2012-06-08|