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BALANCE OF PAYMENT MANUAL, FIFTH EDITION (BPM5)

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French Equivalent: 5ème édition de Manuel de la balance des paiements

Definition:
The Balance of Payment Manual, Fifth Edition (BPM5) is the manual describing the methodology for measuring the economic transactions of an economy with the rest of the world. The custodian of the manual is the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Source Publication:
United Nations Glossary of Classification Terms. Prepared by the Expert Group on International Economic and Social Classifications.

Hyperlink:
http://unstats.un.org/unsd/class/family/glossary_short.asp#B

Statistical Theme: Financial statistics - Balance of payments

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Tuesday, March 26, 2013