About the Bank - Who We Are

​​​​​​​​​International Economic Cooperation: Centro de Estudios Monetarios Latinoamericanos (Center for Latin American Monetary Studies)

CEMLA was officially established in September 1952 to carry out the following objectives:

  • Promote a better understanding of monetary and banking matters in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), as well as the pertinent aspects of fiscal and exchange rate policies;
  • Assist in improving the qualifications of central bank and other financial agencies' personnel in LAC through the organization of seminars and special training courses and the publication of surveys and research studies;
  • Conduct research and systematize the results of past experience in the above fields; and
  • Inform on developments in regional and international monetary and financial policy issues.

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Created:6/17/2020 3:20 PM   by:  Pambid Frederick D.
Modified:3/3/2021 4:38 PM   by:  Pambid Frederick D.