Central bank accounting and budget management

This seminar aims to present the accounting principles and mechanisms set up within the European System of Central Banks and their implementation within the Banque de France. It will also discuss the principles and methods for elaborating a central bank’s budget and the monitoring of its implementation, the use of cost accounting and the management of financial risks.



Dates: 12 - 14 April 2021

Apply before: 9 February 2021

Language: English (with video replays in English and French)

Location: Online

Contact: Thierry CUSSON

E-mail: compta@banque-france.fr


This seminar will cover the following topics:

  • Budgetary planning process,
  • Financial balance and financial risk management in a central bank,
  • Accounting organisation, control environment
  • Main accounting reports: balance sheet and income statement analysis
  • Accounting principles and techniques carried out and their implementation into the central banking areas,
  • Management control, cost accounting and reporting
  • Asset and liabilities management.


This seminar is intended for managerial staff in charge of financial and accounting departments within a central bank.


Updated on: 11/04/2020 19:00