IMF

Countries in the IMF Financial Spotlight in 2020

In 2020, the IMF plans to assess the stability of twelve financial systems. Seven assessments are of jurisdictions with systemically important financial sectors (Austria, Denmark, Hong Kong SAR, Italy, Korea, Norway, and the United States),…

IMF

Statement by IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on…

Ms. Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), issued the following statement today after meeting with Argentina’s Economy Minister Martin Guzmán in Rome: “I had a productive meeting with Minister Guzmán today.…

IMF

IMF to Appoint Jennifer Lester as Director of…

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva announced on Monday that she plans to appoint Jennifer Lester as Director of Corporate Services following the recent retirement of Chris Hemus from that role. Ms. Lester, a national…

IMF

IMF European Director Poul Thomsen to Retire

International Monetary Fund ( IMF ) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva announced on Monday that Poul Thomsen , European Department Director, will retire at the end of July. Mr. Thomsen, a national of Denmark, has spent the…

A changing economy – should policymakers act?

Dr Görg, ladies and gentlemen, Thank you for your kind welcome and for inviting me to Cologne. It gives me great pleasure to be able to speak to you today – and the subject of…

Reserve bank of Fiji

PRESENTATION TO THE STANDING COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC AFFAIRS

RESERVE BANK OF FIJI INSURANCE ANNUAL REPORT 2018 Introduction Thank you Honourable Chair and Honourable Members for the invitation to present the Reserve Bank of Fiji’s Insurance Annual Report for 2018 to the Standing Committee…

Bulgarian National Bank

Dimitar Radev: The Bulgarian banking sector and the…

The banking sector in Bulgaria ended 2019 with very good overall indicators and positive trends - high capital adequacy and liquidity, credit activity, improving asset quality and the historically highest annual profit of the sector.…

canada

Stephen S Poloz: Fireside chat

Good morning, everyone, and happy new year. It is great to be here in Vancouver for the Board of Trade's Economic Outlook Forum. This part of the event has been billed as a fireside chat. And,…