There were platters of fruit and chocolates in the room backstage at George Washington University’s Linzer Auditorium, where Maria Bartiromo was prepping for her onstage interview with International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde on Thursday. One might have expected Bartiromo to opt for a tiny nibble of fruit, in that calorie-phobic way typical of the class of onscreen […]
Many global financial institutions, in particular the International Monetary Fund (IMF), are paralyzed due to inadequate regulation and an excessive number of members, former French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin said Friday.
The Greek pension system - which has come in for severe criticism since its initial $119 billion bailout package in 2010 with the European Union, the International Monetary Fund and the European Central Bank - is one of the major reasons for the country's current dilemma.
Rodrigo Rato, the ex-managing director of the International Monetary Fund and former deputy prime minister of Spain, just got released from policy custody. Rato was arrested for alleged tax fraud, concealment of assets and money laundering...Show More Summary
Over reliance on currency depreciations to boost domestic economies could exacerbate global tensions over exchange rates, the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said yesterday. ||| Reuters and Bloomberg Washington Over reliance...Show More Summary
Christine Lagarde said that International Monetary Fund is refusing to grant Greece a delay in payment of its debt in May.
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said that leaving the Eurozone is out of the question for Greece as Athens has struggled to repay its International Monetary Fund loan.
Idiosyncratic filmmaker Abel Ferrara ("Bad Lieutenant," "The Funeral") takes on the provocative 2011 case of former International Monetary Fund managing director Dominique Strauss-Kahn in the barely veiled drama "Welcome to New York." This frank, unruly look at sex, privilege and power unfolds...
Rodrigo Rato, a former managing director of the International Monetary Fund, reportedly was detained in Madrid.
Bloomberg: Lagarde Won’t Give Support to Greece Missing IMF Payment. (video) International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde warned that she wouldn’t let Greece skip a debt payment to the lender, shutting down a potential avenue to buy the Greek government some financial leeway. Show More Summary
MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish judges ordered a search of the Madrid home of former International Monetary Fund chief Rodrigo Rato as part of an investigation into tax paid on his personal wealth, a court statement said on Thursday.
Russia is an important partner of the International Monetary Fund, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) welcomes the establishment of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and is ready to work with it, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Thursday.
In the heat of the U.K. election campaign, the International Monetary Fund has cast doubt on one of the central pledges of Britain’s main political parties: To balance the books within the next five-year parliament.
Watch a panel discussion at 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 16, hosted by the International Monetary Fund and The Wall Street Journal, and moderated by Jon Hilsenrath, the Journal’s chief economics correspondent.
The International Monetary Fund published its latest review of the top threats to global financial stability, saying risks to the system had increased since last year.
Quantitative-easing in the eurozone and Japan could have destabilizing side effects on the economy and financial markets unless they are backed by structural reforms and efforts to address problem loans, the International Monetary Fund said.
Ukraine hopes to receive a second tranche of $2.5 billion from the International Monetary Fund by mid-June.
As economic leaders gather here this week for meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, China is set to kick off a rival infrastructure development lender that promises to shake up the traditional American-led global financial order.
The International Monetary Fund highlighted an increasing divergence in the growth paths of major economies this year. ||| THE INTERNATIONAL Monetary Fund (IMF) highlighted an increasing divergence in the growth paths of major economies...Show More Summary