managed currency

= managed floating
A currency in which the government influences the exchange rate. This control is exerted by the central bank buying and selling in the foreign-exchange market and by its overall economic policy. See also clean floating

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  • managed currency — a currency whose value is established and maintained by deliberate governmental action working through national and international financial institutions, in contrast to the quasi automatic gold standard. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

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