WAMA Bulletins

WAMA BULLETIN MAY 2017

The WAMA bulletin provides information on the activities of the Agency as well as information pertaining to topical economic issues.  It is therefore a pleasure to bring you yet another edition of the bulletin. In this issue, readers will have the opportunity to take a peek into the curriculum vitae of the new Director General […]

WAMA BULLETIN MARCH 2010 ENGLISH

In this March 2010 edition of the West African Monetary Agency’s (WAMA) News Bulletin, you will find articles dealing with various topics and providing information on various issues. Thus, it contains a report of the annual meetings of the governing bodies of the West African Monetary Agency (WAMA), which discussed issues relating to the monitoring […]

WAMA BULLETIN DECEMBER 2009

With the challenges of the global financial crisis, countries are grappling with the choice of a suitable monetary policy framework to enable them deal with various shocks. The piece on “Exchange Regimes and Inflation Targeting” by Prof. Mohamed Ben Omar Ndiaye sheds considerable light on the process. This edition also carries a report on the […]

WAMA BULLETIN SEPTEMBER 2009

Welcome to yet another edition of the WAMA News Bulletin. The topics in this edition include Corporate Governance in Banks which focused on the roles of the Board of Directors. The quality of corporate governance is critical for banks to perform their intermediation functions effectively. The article explores some ways in which such improvement can […]

WAMA BULLETIN JUN 2009

The new road map that will lead to the adoption of a single currency in West Africa was adopted on 25 May 2009. That road map is the outcome of the implementation of the instruction given by the Assembly of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government during its summit held on June 15, 2007 in […]

WAMA BULLETIN DECEMBER 2008

At its summit held on June 15 2007 in Abuja, the Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government expressed concern about the continued slow rate of implementation of the monetary cooperation programme. Whilst renewing their commitment for speedy realization of the programme, the Authority directed the ECOWAS Commission to carry out a review of […]