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The $150 bln from the IMF | European Sovereign Debt Crisis

Much has already been said about contributions to the IMF decided earlier in the week, but as it is important to the story of Europe straightening its sail to balance … Continue reading

December 21, 2011 · 2 Comments

IMF support for Euro: IMF steps in after ECB is stretched for Liquidity

One week after it was mooted that IMF might play a bigger role in the now daily bailout for European banks and sovereigns, European Banks used ECB lines for overnight … Continue reading

November 22, 2011 · 3 Comments

New Financial Regulation and the changing IMF

Here’s the take from IMF as published ahead of its spring session, finally capitulating to the importance of Capital Controls without quitting on the development motives of Jeffery Sachs and … Continue reading

April 17, 2010 · 1 Comment / China – China explores buying $50bn in IMF bonds

China is “actively considering” buying up to $50bn of International Monetary Fund bonds, the country’s State Administration of Foreign Exchange has said. John Lipsky, IMF first deputy managing director, confirmed … Continue reading

June 7, 2009 · 1 Comment