Commonly referred to as: Central Bank, Reserve bank, or Monetary Authority
Manages a state's currency, money supply, and interest rates.
Usually oversee the commercial banking system of their respective countries
Quasi government / private entity
Central Bank Interventions
There is a broad belief that central banks are in control of the economy and the markets - they can control things by intervening
Others believe that this is a misconception
Central banks can be overwhelmend by major crisis
The actions central banks take can often only delay a crisis, ultimately making it worse.
Central Bank Concerns
Healthy debt markets are a key concern of central banks
Without access to debt, many countries, corporations, and consumers would go bust quickly
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