Posts Tagged ‘IMF’

Debt crisis: as it happened December 19, 2011

George Osborne stands by his refusal to contribute to an IMF fund designated specifically for a eurozone bailout, as EU finance ministers agree €150bn of loans. View full post on UK Business Stories

Lagarde Says Global Economy on Rebound, Pledges More Diversity at IMF

Former French finance minister has a busy agenda as she takes the reins of an institution struggling to contain the European debt crisis View full post on Business Stories

Ireland will request EU and IMF bailout package

Ireland will request an EU and IMF bailout of up to £80 billion on Monday as it prepares to unveil a four year programme of steep tax rises and deep spending cuts. View full post on UK Business Stories

Currency war a ‘threat’ warns IMF

Global currency wars pose “a real threat” to economic recovery, the head of the IMF, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, warns. View full post on Business Stories