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Board of Directors | Duties

The Board decides on the Bank’s monetary and financial policy implementation. It takes part in decisions affecting the monetary and foreign exchange markets; sets general policies related to economic regulations and to financial system growth; establishes the denominations and characteristics of bills and coins; authorizes the opening of new financial or foreign exchange institutions and revokes their authorization to operate, and establishes the rules for the Bank’s organization and management.

It also performs all other duties assigned to him by BCRA Charter Sections 14 and 15.

Betina Susana Stein | Member of the Board (Presidential Appointment subject to Senate Confirmation)

She is a lawyer, graduated from Universidad de Buenos Aires (1978-1983) and specialized in Administrative Law and Human Rights.

She was the head of Legal Affairs for the liquidation of Líneas Marítimas Argentinas and Banco Nacional de Desarrollo (1998-2000). She was responsible for Legal and Regulatory Audit at the Internal Audit of the National Superintendence of Insurance (1993-1998), where she also served as liquidation trustee at the Liquidation Management Office (1991-1993). She worked as a lawyer in the Legal Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Economy (1988-1991) and in the Office of the Attorney General of the former Municipality of the City of Buenos Aires (1984-1987), legally representing both government bodies in court.

She taught Administrative Law at Universidad de Buenos Aires and at Universidad del Salvador (1987-1996).

Fotografía de Betina Susana Stein