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IMF Urges Fed to Wait on Interest Rates Until 2016

The International Monetary Fund on Thursday slashed its forecasts for U.S. economic growth, calling for the Federal Reserve to hold off its first rate increase in nearly a decade ... Read More
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Financing IMF Transactions Quarterly Report

IMF credit is extended to its members in both foreign exchange and SDRs. Credit extended in foreign exchange is financed from the quota resources made available to the IMF ... Read More

IMF Works With Bank Regulators on Contingency Plans for Greek Default

Discussions with authorities in southeastern Europe aimed at girding for potential failure of bailout talks The International Monetary Fund is working with national authorities in southeastern Europe on contingency ... Read More

Greek PM still in talks with Merkel over a debt deal

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed in a phone conversation yesterday to maintain contact during talks between Athens and its lenders to reach a ... Read More

Greece’s €459m debt payment to IMF due on Thursday

Eurozone country is close to running out of cash and the ECB, the EU and the IMF have frozen further aid until they reach an agreement with its left-wing ... Read More

IMF Managing Director Lagarde’s statement on Greece – FM Yianis Varoufakis (Video)

Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), met today with Mr. Yanis Varoufakis, Minister of Finance for Greece, for an informal discussion on the Greek ... Read More
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IMF and China’s Ministry of Finance Sign Agreement on Strengthening Fiscal Institutions and Capacity Development

A new initiative launched this week marks an important milestone in the area of technical cooperation and training between the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Chinese Ministry of ... Read More

Dollar Watchers Look to IMF

Data on central banks’ holdings of greenbacks are expected to fuel the rally A roaring dollar rally could get a boost this coming week with the release of data ... Read More

A Greek Drama Draws In the Obama Administration, Again

President Barack Obama and his team may be suffering from Greek financial-crisis déjà vu. In 2010, and again in 2012, Mr. Obama and top officials in his administration worried that ... Read More

Gold Heads for Longest Losing Run This Year Before Fed Meeting

Gold fell for a third day to the lowest level in a week before Federal Reserve policy makers gather and as European finance ministers agreed to work with the ... Read More
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