Moldovan Prime Minister Valery Strelets said that in order for the memorandum on cooperation with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to be signed, Chisinau must appoint a new head for Moldova’s National Bank.
The refugee crisis in Europe might end up being a positive force for the largely stagnant European economy. In The Huffington Post's Highline interview with International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde, she is fairly optimistic...Show More Summary
– BIS warns “unrealistic and dangerous to expect that monetary policy can cure all the global economy’s ills” – Bank of International Settlements warns that recent turmoil is not caused by isolated incidents – Debt levels are now soShow More Summary
Using data from the International Monetary Fund, the folks at the cost information website Howmuch.net created an evolving Voronoi diagram that shows how the gross domestic product (GDP) of the world's largest countries have changedShow More Summary
``The International Monetary Fund is still poised to pull out of Greece's third international rescue in five years over the sensitive issue of debt relief. The fund is pushing for a restructuring of at least €100bn of Greece's €320bn debt pile, according to a report in Germany's Rheinische Post.''
This really misses the point: It’s time for central bankers to ask for help. As the International Monetary Fund prepares to downgrade its outlook for the world economy again, monetary policy makers are running low of ammunition to fight a fresh downturn. Bank of America Merrill Lynch calculates they have reduced interest rates more than 600 […]
The global economy is projected to grow by 3.3% this year, considerably slower than in 2014. According to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), growth among advanced economies such as the United States appears to be picking up slightly, while growth in emerging markets and developing economies is slowing. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A relentless deceleration in the economies of the developing world will cause global growth to slow this year and only pick up a bit more pace in 2016, the head of the International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko expressed hope for a balanced program of cooperation with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which may include a loan for Minsk, a statement issued on Sunday said.
``The deal will effectively restructure £11.7bn of Ukraine's total foreign loans, thus helping the country avoid the drawn-out negotiations suffered by Greece in recent months. It also unlocks support from the International Monetary Fund and halts principal payments for the next four years to help the country get back on its feet... Show More Summary
I have been stressing the international implications of a potential interest rate increase as a rationale for deferring monetary tightening. Export growth is slowing and economic activity in the tradables sector (manufacturing output, manufacturing employment) as the dollar has appreciated.   How much more appreciation should we expect should the Fed tighten? This is […]
Christine Lagarde has yet to decide whether to pursue a second term as head of the International Monetary Fund. ||| Paris - International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde said she hasn’t decided whether to seek a second term in the role. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A debt deal between Ukraine and creditors marks a way forward and the United States expects the International Monetary Fund and international community to keep supporting the country, a senior U.S. Treasury official said on Tuesday.
The next tranche from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to Ukraine will go directly into the country’s gold currency reserves, Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko said Tuesday.
Ongoing protests in Moldova threaten the country's talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), scheduled for mid-September, out indefinitely, Moldovan Prime Minister Valeriu Strelet said Monday.
LJUBLJANA (Reuters) - The head of the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) Klaus Regling said he was confident the International Monetary Fund would participate in the third aid program to Greece. The IMF has yet to make clear if it will...Show More Summary
KIEV (Reuters) - International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde on Sunday voiced support for Ukraine's economic progress and urged its creditors to take full advantage of a deal to restructure $18 billion of sovereign and quasi-sovereign debt.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said said that Kiev received only 38 percent of the total funds earmarked for Ukraine under the program of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Submitted by Dan Popesceau via GoldBroker.com, There is no better way to describe the international monetary system today than through the statement made in 1971 by U.S. Treasury Secretary, John Connally. He said to his counterpartsShow More Summary