The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund has approved the disbursement of some 36 million euro to Albania after completing a review of the country’s economic performance, the IMF said in a press release on Wednesday.
The International Monetary Fund's unwillingness to send a hefty tranche to Ukraine clearly indicates the West's dissatisfaction with Kiev's inability to contain corruption, according to Raiffeisen Bank International economics expert Andreas Schwabe.
On April Fools' 10 years ago Breakingviews suggested Washington fund itself with perpetual bonds paying no interest. The idea is now being seriously touted by some monetary policymakers. For households with cash and other assets that would evaporate, this is no laughing matter.
From Fed Chair Janet Yellen: The Federal Reserve's Monetary Policy Toolkit: Past, Present, and Future. Excerpt: Looking ahead, the FOMC expects moderate growth in real gross domestic product (GDP), additional strengthening in the labor market, and inflation rising to 2 percent over the next few years. Show More Summary
The existing problems with the Ukrainian system of electronic declaration could threaten the disbursement of the next tranche of financial aid from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Ukrainian Finance Minister Oleksandr Danyliuk said Monday.
Desperate times call for desperate measures. The International Monetary Fund seems to have lost hope that monetary and fiscal policy can shift the Japanese economy out of its deflationary torpor. The IMF, usually the embodiment of conservative...Show More Summary
During his tenure as Chief Economist at the International Monetary Fund, Raghuram Rajan (now the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India) delivered a controversial… Continue Reading ? The post FinTech Revolution and the Growing Need for Performance Testing appeared first on Gallop - Blog.
Europe's aging population is going to cause a sharp productivity slowdown and cause serious economic problems, according to new research from staff at the International Monetary Fund. Europe's already aging population is about to swell...Show More Summary
Two months ago, the bond manager of what was once the world's biggest bond fund had a dire prediction about how "all of this" will end (spoiler: not well). Gross: Global yields lowest in 500 years of recorded history. $10 trillion of neg. Show More Summary
International Monetary Fund staff said that 19 trillion yuan ($2.9 trillion) of Chinese "shadow" credit products are high-risk compared with corporate loans and highlighted the danger that defaults could lead to liquidity shocks....The...Show More Summary
The International Monetary Fund agreed to grant Egypt the loan over three years to help stabilize its currency and reduce its budget deficit.
On June 23rd, despite months of fear mongering by former Prime Minister David Cameron and his allies, doomsday global economic forecasts offered by the International Monetary Fund and the Obama
IMF mission head Harald Finger said that International Monetary Fund has completed the finial review of Pakistan's economic program, allowing the country to receive $102 million in assistance upon approval by the fund's board.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has released a damning report on the way its own staff failed to spot problems in the Eurozone, following the global credit crisis of 2007/8, and described the Greek bailouts a being ill-conside...
Good morning! Here's what you need to know. The Bank of Japan tweaked monetary policy. The central bank voted to increase the amount of exchange traded funds it buys to an annual pace 6 trillion yen from the previous level of 3.3 trillion Yen. Britain will get a nuclear power station. Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan expanded monetary stimulus on Friday through a modest increase in purchases of exchange-rated funds, yielding to pressure from the government and financial markets for bolder action to spur growth and accelerate inflation towards its 2 percent target. Show More Summary
International Monetary Fund (IMF) noted that Saudi inflation has grown to more than 4 percent because of an increase in energy and water prices.
International Monetary Fund spokesperson said that IMF executive board will not be able to consider the second review to disburse assistance to Kiev before its recess this week.
The international torture of Greece continues. The lenders -- European and American banks, the European Commission, and America's International Monetary Fund -- demand Greece privatizes everything. This translates into selling Greece...Show More Summary
Deputy Managing Director stated that International Monetary Fund (IMF) executive board has approved a $44.9-million assistance package for Afghanistan to help the country increase growth.