METAC’s resources are available for diagnostic work to identify and design measures needed to strengthen specific aspects of economic and financial governance; preparing detailed implementation plans based on the diagnostic work conducted by TA departments at IMF Headquarters; reviewing proposals or assessments by governments and other donors for consistency with internationally agreed standards, and coordinating activities with other TA providers; providing policy and technical advice either by the Center’s own advisers or by consultants hired by METAC; and organizing training courses, seminars, workshops and dissemination of best practices.

Debt Management and Money (Ceased in October 2012)

  • Developing plans to improve the functioning of the primary markets including primary issuance techniques (for capital and money markets);
  • Improving liquidity in the secondary markets for government debt and secondary market design including instruments, regulation, and market infrastructure;
  • Supporting broader capital market development including the possibility of introducing primary dealers and market makers;
  • Developing and delivering debt management and debt market development capacity building events through workshops and seminars;
  • Developing plans to strengthen public debt management frameworks including institutional arrangements for public debt management and debt management strategy development; and
  • Enhancing the effective coordination between debt management and monetary policy.