Task Force on Finance Statistics

2016 TFFS Meeting at the IMF Headquarter

Washington, D.C., March 17–18, 2016

2015 TFFS Meeting at the UNCTAD Headquarter

Geneva, Switzerland, March 12–13, 2015

2013 External Debt Statistics Course at the IMF Headquarter

Washington D.C., November 18 - December 13, 2013

2013 Public Sector Debt Statistics Course at JVI

Vienna, Austria, November 18-29, 2013

The Task Force on Finance Statistics (TFFS) sets methodological standards for statistics on external debt, and on public sector debt; promotes data availability on financial stocks, particularly external and public sector debt; encourages internationally accepted statistical practices to enhance data quality; and fosters inter-agency collaboration in statistical capacity building.

The current members of the TFFS are the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the Commonwealth Secretariat (ComSec), the European Central Bank (ECB), Eurostat, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the Paris Club Secretariat, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), and the World Bank. It is chaired by the Statistics Department of the IMF.

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