Decisions adopted by the Governing Board on 2 October 2007
10/02/2007 / Press release
- At today's meeting the Governing Board of the Bank of Slovenia discussed economic and financial developments in 2007 and approved the Price Stability Report. The Bank of Slovenia will present its views at today's press conference.
- The Governing Board of the Bank of Slovenia was also briefed on the progress of inclusion of the Bank of Slovenia and commercial banks in the TARGET 2 system as at 19 November 2007. Through the Eurosystem, the Bank of Slovenia is obliged to ensure the preparedness of Slovenian banks in the aforementioned system. Verification of the preparedness of banks was carried out from May to September this year. Through these reviews it has been established that banks are well prepared for inclusion in TARGET 2. The Bank of Slovenia shall establish a legal basis for the charging of participation fees in accordance with the existing TARGET tariff. As a result, it will be necessary to amend the regulation on the tariff for charging fees for Bank of Slovenia services. The Bank of Slovenia shall adopt the currently valid tariff for the RTGS+ system.
- The Governing Board of the Bank of Slovenia has decided that the Bank of Slovenia will contribute EUR 24,000 to assist the victims of recent flooding (EUR 12,000 to the Red Cross and EUR 12,000 to Caritas).