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  • IMF INCOME INEQUALITY ROUNDTABLE

    The chief economists for the International Monetary Fund, World Bank and Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development discussed the issue of economic inequality in a roundtable in...

  • IMFC PRESSER

    The world’s financial leaders vowed to work together support global economic growth and address risks, including trade tensions, high global debt and rising financial vulnerabilities. The...

  • IMF FAMILY PHOTO IMFC

    The International Monetary and Financial Committee gathers in Washington for the IMF’s Spring Meetings. Leaders are looking to boost cooperation and communication to move the global economy to...

  • IMF African Economies

    Sub-Saharan Africa’s regional economy is strengthening, with growth forecast to rise from 3 percent in 2018 to 3.5 percent in 2019, according to the International Monetary Fund. “Sub-Saharan...

  • IMF G20 PHOTO OP

    Central bank governors and finance ministers of the G20 nations met in Washington on Friday at the Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank. Leaders are looking to boost...

  • IMF Asian Economies

    Asia’s growth is forecast to be 5.4 percent in 2019 and 2020, accounting for more than 60% of global growth, according to the International Monetary Fund. “Despite the faster than expected...

  • IMF NATURE AND GLOBAL ECONOMY

    International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde and famed Naturalist and Broadcaster David Attenborough are drawing links between the natural world and the global economy and calling for action to...

  • IMF MD PRESSER

    At a news conference to open the IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Thursday urged world leaders to work together to address risks to the world economy....

  • IMF MNUCHIN

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the International Monetary Fund and World Bank are important partners in addressing global economic issues. “I think that the IMF and World Bank are...

  • IMF Fiscal Monitor Presser

    The IMF is urging countries to act to counter downside risks threatening economic growth, the Fund’s Director of the Fiscal Affairs Department, Vitor Gaspar said at the launch of the Fiscal...

  • IMF GFSR PRESSER

    The IMF says the global economy is facing growing threats and financial markets need to act now to head off the growing risk of a major downturn, the Fund’s Financial Counselor and Monetary and...

  • IMF Fiscal Monitor Corruption

    The IMF is urging countries to build up their institutions to better combat corruption, the Fund’s Director of the Fiscal Affairs Department, Vitor Gaspar says ahead of the launch of the Fiscal...