The International Monetary Fund (IMF), which day after day is busy "saving" economically suffering countries such as Greece, also happens to agree with this brave new worldview. In a working paper titled "The Macroeconomics of De-Cashing,"...Show More Summary
Assets held offshore in the British Virgin Islands (BVI) are worth $1.5 trillion (£1.19 trillion), double the International Monetary Fund's 2010 estimate. That's according to a new report by Capital Economics, seen by the Financial Times. The...Show More Summary
This past Wednesday we heard from the Federal Reserve with regard to monetary policy, and as I predicted they did raise the federal funds rate 25 basis points however, instead of yields rising, they are dropping. More than a year and...Show More Summary
The deal, reached by eurozone finance ministers, includes formal participation by the International Monetary Fund.
In view of realized and expected labor market conditions and inflation, the Committee decided to raise the target range for the federal funds rate to 1 to 1-1/4 percent. The stance of monetary policy remains accommodative, thereby supporting some further strengthening in labor market conditions and a sustained return to 2 percent inflation.READ MORE www.metrointel.com
A compromise the IMF offered to break the deadlock with Europe over financing for Greece could avoid a renewed crisis in the country in July, a fund spokesman said Thursday. The International Monetary Fund is not bending its rules to...Show More Summary
Mortgage Fraud Blog. Ignacio Beato, 46, Hazleton, Pennsylvania, pled guilty before United States District Judge James M. Munley to conspiracy to engage in monetary transactions through a financial institution, with funds that were the proceeds of wire fraud. Show More Summary
Britain’s exit from the European Union is like a slow-moving train wreck, where so many experts agree on the huge damage about to be done but are powerless to stop it. A new chart from the International Monetary Fund’s Global Financial...Show More Summary
The International Monetary Fund has approved a $434 million loan to Mongolia to finance reforms meant to revive economic growth and reduce reliance on mineral exports. The fund said Thursday … Click to Continue »
Ukrainian lawmakers bowed Wednesday to International Monetary Fund pressure and shelved a highly-controversial bill that critics feared would have defanged the former Soviet republic's vital fight against corruption. The decision toShow More Summary
To receive the Brussels Briefing in your inbox every morning, register for a free FT account here and then sign up here. Talks between Athens’ euro area creditors and the International Monetary Fund have seen officials grapple with economic forecasts stretching decades into the future. Read more
Authored by Craig Wilson via The Daily Reckoning blog, Less than a month ago a handful of the world’s policy makers gathered in Washington at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), no surprising headlines were run - but an obscure meeting...Show More Summary
Austerity policies imposed by the International Monetary Fund may harm parents' ability to care for their children's health, according to a study published Monday.
One poll puts Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, as the most popular option
? onventional wisdom holds that the government taxes individuals and companies in order to fund its own spending. But the government--which is ultimately the source of all dollars, taxed or untaxed--pays or spends first and taxes later. Show More Summary
Mortgage Fraud Blog. Ignacio Beato, 46, Hazleton, Pennsylvania, was charged in a one count criminal information on April 26, 2017, with conspiracy to engage in monetary transactions through a financial institution, with funds that were the proceeds of wire fraud. Show More Summary
A compromise is required to unblock a tranche of loans Greece needs for debt repayments of €7bn ($7.6bn) in July. Under pressure from its creditors -- the European Union, European Central Bank and the International Monetary Fund -- the government agreed earlier this month to adopt another €3.6bn ($3.8bn) in cuts in 2019 and 2020. Show More Summary
The International Monetary Fund says oil exporting countries in the Middle East continue to have the world's largest energy subsidy bill and additional reforms are needed to curb expenditures. An … Click to Continue »
She was on panel — alongside Angela Merkel, Queen Màxima of the Netherlands, and International Monetary Fund director Christine Lagardeon — at the W-20 where the topic was women's empowerment and entrepreneurship at the W-20. Video at the link.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Ivanka Trump arrived for a G20 women's summit on Tuesday in Berlin, where she is due to discuss support for women entrepreneurs with the likes of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde.