19 March 2020 – Established temporary US dollar liquidity arrangements (swap lines) with US Federal Reserve

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Type of Intervention: Financial markets and monetary policy
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Banco Central do Brasil established a temporary U.S. dollar liquidity arrangement (swap lines) with the Federal Reserve for a maximum of $60 billion.
Full details here: https://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/pressreleases/monetary20200319b.htm