To increase public awareness on various economic and financial issues, as well as promote transparency in its operations, the BSP releases various publications, reports, media releases and other relevant resource materials.
 
 

Publications and Reports

 

Publications

 

Annual Report

 

The Annual Report (AR) is submitted annually to the President of the Philippines and the Congress highlighting the major developments in the Philippine economy and the key activities, policies and operations of the BSP during the year.


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Annual Report for the Layman

 

This version of the Annual Report is published by the BSP in terms understandable to the layman.

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Within Reach

 

Within Reach is an annual report highlighting the BSP’s efforts to bring itself closer to the Filipino people.


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Inflation Report

 

The Inflation Report (IR) is published quarterly as part of the BSP's transparency mechanism under inflation targeting and to convey to the public the overall thinking and analysis behind the BSP's decision on monetary policy.

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Report on the Philippine Financial System

 

The Report on the Philippine Financial System is a comprehensive assessment of major developments in the Philippine financial system during the semester.

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Financial Inclusion in the Philippines

 

The Financial Inclusion in the Philippines is a quarterly publication aimed to increase public awareness and appreciation of the BSP's initiatives in financial inclusion, the state of financial inclusion in the Philippines, as well as the new developments and emerging issues in both domestic and global contexts.

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Financial Inclusion Dashboard

 

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Year-End Report on BSP Financial Inclusion Initiatives

 

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Financial Stability Report (FSR)

 

The FSR provides a thematic approach and an in-depth analysis of recent developments and potential risks that may have financial stability implications to the Philippine financial system. From an annual release, the FSR shifted to a semestral publication to respond to the need of the times.

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Balance of Payments Report

 

The Balance of Payment (BOP) Report contains a comprehensive analysis of the developments in the country’s balance of payments including the current account (i.e., trade-in-goods and services, income, and current transfers) and the capital and financial account (i.e., direct, portfolio and other investments). Also included are brief discussions on the country’s gross international reserves and exchange rate.

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Philippine Balance Sheet Approach

 

The Balance Sheet Approach (BSA) is a presentation of the country’s sectoral accounts on a from whom-to-whom (WTW) basis using the aggregate balance sheet data of each sector of the economy.

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International Investment Position

 

The International Investment Position (IIP) is a companion framework to the Balance of Payments (BOP) statistics. While the BOP is a statistical statement that records the country’s transactions or flows with the rest of the world for a given period, the IIP summarizes the country’s stock of financial claims on and financial liabilities to the rest of the world as of a specific reporting period.

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Philippine Flow of Funds

 

The Philippine Flow of Funds (FOF) presents the financial transactions among the different institutions of the economy, and between these institutions and the rest of the world; also shows which institutions are net lenders and net borrowers in the series of transactions.

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Quarterly Report on Economic and Financial Development

 

The Quarterly Report on Economic and Financial Development is a quarterly report which outlines the major developments in the real, monetary and fiscal sectors of the Philippine economy.

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Report on Regional Economic Developments

 

The Report on Regional Economic Developments in the Philippines tracks economic activities in the regions, focusing on the demand and supply conditions, price developments and monetary conditions, as well as the emerging outlook. Analysis of regional trends and developments supplements BSP’s analytical tools for monetary policy formulation and financial supervision. Qualitative and quantitative information used in the report are collected from primary and secondary sources and reflect the extensive information gathered by the BSP regional offices and branches.

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Investor Relations Office Newsletter

 

The quarterly newsletter carries articles and information about the Philippine economy, including economic statistics, policy reforms, major infrastructure development projects, credit rating updates, investor relations activities, and outlook on the Philippine economy.

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Macroprudential Policy Strategy Framework: The Case of the Philippines

 

The Macroprudential Policy Strategy Framework reflects the thinking of financial authorities, the institutional arrangements as well as the tools that will be used to sustain and enhance the health of the financial system. This health is specifically defined in terms of system's resilience against systemic risks.

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Recent Trends in the Philippine Financial System

 

Report on Recent Trends in the Philippine Financial System, as of end-September 2021.

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Philippine Financial Social Accounting Matrix

 

2017 Philippine Financial Social Accounting Matrix (PFSAM)

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Daily Key Statistical Indicators Report

 

The daily key statistical indicators report contains data on selected domestic and foreign interest rates, commodity prices of sugar, coconut oil, gold and silver, and Peso-Dollar exchange rates.

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Reference Exchange Rate Bulletin

 

The Reference Exchange Rate Bulletin contains the weighted average rates of selected currencies.

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Selected Economic and Financial Indicators

 

The Selected Economic and Financial Indicators (SEFI) is a weekly compilation of various indicators on output, employment and wages, prices, money and interest rates, external indicators and public finance.

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Monthly Selected Philippine Economic Indicators

 

The Monthly Selected Philippine Economic Indicators (SPEI) is a monthly compilation of various statistical tables on external accounts, financial system, fiscal, prices, and other real sector accounts.

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Factbook: The Philippine Banking System

 

A two-volume compilation of various information and statistical data of the BSP Supervised Financial Institutions such as Physical Network and Directory, Aggregated Balance Sheet and Income Statement, Regional Distribution of Selected Accounts, individual Published Balance Sheet of Universal/Commercial/Thrift Banks and Summary Report on Compliance with Agri-Agra and MSME.

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Annual Report Volume II - Statistical Bulletin

 

This publication contains statistical data relating to economic areas covering money, banking, credit and investment, public finance, foreign exchange transactions; balance of payments and external debt; production, construction and public utilities; and prices. The series presented in this report may be used as indicators of the impact of policies and measures adopted by the Monetary Board and in support of the analysis of the economic and financial developments discussed in the Annual Report text.

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Residential Real Estate Price Index (RREPI)

 

The RREPI is a measure of the average price change of the different types of residential properties in the country over time.

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Commercial Property Price Index (CPPI)

 

The CPPI is a measure of the average price change of the different uses of commercial properties in the country over time.

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Business Expectations Survey

 

The Business Expectations Survey (BES) reports the overall sentiments and prospects/outlook of the businesses during the reference period.

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Consumer Expectations Survey Report

 

The Consumer Expectations Survey (CES)captures the economic outlook of consumers as an indication of the country's future economic conditions.

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Consumer Finance Survey

 

The Consumer Finance Survey (CFS) generates data on the financial conditions of households, including what they own (financial and non-financial assets) as well as from whom and how much they borrow (sources of credit and level of indebtedness). It also generates data on the income, spending and insurance coverage of households. The survey results also provide a breakdown of respondents residing in the National Capital Region (NCR) and in Areas Outside the National Capital Region (AONCR).

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Senior Bank Loan Officers' Survey

 

Report on the results of the quarterly Senior Bank Loan Officers' Survey conducted by the BSP to enhance its understanding of banks’ lending behavior, which is an important indicator of the strength of credit activity in the country.

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Survey of IT-BPO Services Report

 

The report on the Survey of IT-BPO Services, formerly known as the Survey of IT and IT-Enabled Services, provides information on the economic contribution of IT and IT-Enabled services based on a survey conducted by the BSP. The survey covers member-firms of the different information and communication technology (ICT) associations and firms registered with attached agencies of the Department of Trade and Industry, namely, the Philippine Economic Zone Authority and the Board of Investments.

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Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey

 

The Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey (CPIS) is a tool used to collect data on residents’ holdings of foreign-issued equities and long- and short-term debt securities semi-annually. The CPIS is a global undertaking spearheaded by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in coordination with participating countries worldwide to improve statistics on holdings of external portfolio investment assets and promote international data comparability.

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Philippine Banking Sector Outlook Survey

 

The Banking Sector Outlook Survey (BSOS) serves as a complementary tool in validating the assessments of banking supervisors.

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BS Review

 

The BS Review serves primarily as a forum for presenting the research findings of BSP staff; includes analytical and policy-oriented research articles on various economic, financial and statistical issues of interest to the BSP.

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BSP Economic Newsletter

 

The BSP Economic Newsletter aims to provide to the BSP community and the public a readily accessible, up-to-date, concise and reader-friendly compendium of studies on current economic and financial issues.

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Special Publications

 

The Story of Philippine Central Banking: Strength and Stability at Seventy

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BSP Unbound: Central Banking and the COVID-19 Pandemic in the Philippines

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Special Publications

 

No One Left Behind: The Philippine Financial Inclusion Journey

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Occasional Papers

 

Capital flows, exchange rates and policy frameworks in emerging Asia: A report by a Working Group established by the Asian Consultative Council of the Bank for International Settlements 27 November 2020

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Occasional Papers

 

Central Bank Digital Currency for the BSP
Fundamentals and Strategies

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BSP-UP Professorial Chair Lectures

 

The BSP-UP Professorial Chair Lecture Series is an annual event hosted by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) in cooperation with the University of the Philippines (UP). UP Professorial Chairholders are invited to give a lecture on their written research output at the BSP.

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