Programa de Mejora de la Información y Procedimientos de los Bancos Centrales en el Área de Remesas

International Remittances in Ecuador

Description: Public descriptive document of the remittance market in Ecuador, including: economic context, the institutional and legal framework of this market; characteristics of the issuers, of the recipients and providers of remittances, the means and channels of payment; costs of remittance, disclosure, transparency and consumer protection, as well as the methodology for the measurement of these flows.

Keywords: Remittances in Ecuador, Remittances measurement in Ecuador, Description of the remittances market in Ecuador, Economic and remittances market background in Ecuador, Legal and institutional framework of the remittances market in Ecuador, Characteristics of senders and receivers of remittances from and to Ecuador, Means and channels of payments for remittances in Ecuador, Cost and access to the remittances market in Ecuador, Remittances market structure in Ecuador, Methodology for the measurement of remittances in Ecuador, Transparency and disclosure of remittances data in Ecuador, Consumer protection in the remittances market in Ecuador, Central Bank of Ecuador.

Topic: Remittances.

Product type: Product Knowledge.

Product subtype: Technical Publications.

Product Creation Date: May 2010.

Product format: Document

Author: CEMLA, AIDB/MIF, Central Bank of Ecuador, René Maldonado Gonzáles, Carlos José Andrade Herrera, et al.

Available: http://www.cemla-remesas.org/informes/report-Ecuador.pdf