Bank of Israel governor listed among world’s top central bank chiefs

The Bank of Israel headquarters. Credit: Ester Inbar via Wikimedia Commons.

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to Less than a year after her appointment as Bank of Israel governor, Dr. Karnit Flug was selected by the Global Finance magazine as one of the world’s top seven central bank governors.

The magazine, which publishes an annual ranking of central bank governors, awarded Flug its top rating, an A. The other bankers who received that score are from Taiwan, India, Malaysia, the Philippines, Switzerland, and Saudi Arabia.

According to Global Finance, Flug was awarded the top score for her achievements in maintaining a healthy inflation rate, meeting economic growth targets, achieving price stability, and managing interest rates.

Posted on September 16, 2014 .