Tag Archive: IMF

IMF board meets after Lagarde found guilty of negligence by French court
by Michael Stothard & Shawn Donnan, Financial Times

Christine Lagarde, International Monetary Fund head, was yesterday found guilty...

Christine Lagarde
IMF chief Lagarde awaits verdict in negligence trial
by NAN

Christine Lagarde Head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was...

Egypt devalues its currency by 48% to meet IMF prerequisite
by AP

Egypt has devalued its currency by 48 percent, to meet...

CBN in damage control of failing FX policy with $500mn auction today
by PATRICK ATUANYA & LOLADE AKINMURELE

The Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) policy of capping the...

Former IMF head begins defense in ‘Black Cards’ trial
by Bloomberg

Rodrigo Rato, a former managing director of the International Monetary...

IMF: Cost of middle east wars has extreme economic impact
by REUTERS

Armed conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa are...

Nigeria’s economy will probably contract 1.8% in 2016-IMF
by DigitControl

Nigeria’s economy will probably contract by 1.8 percent this year...

IMF gives cautious nod to CBN’s new FX guidelines
by LOLADE AKINMURELE

Nigeria’s decision to abandon its 16-month hard currency peg has...

Eliminating employment gender gaps could boost GDP by 5% – IMF
by DigitControl

World leaders have identified the greater participation of women in...

IMF technical note on Nigeria
by PATRICK ATUANYA

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in a technical note on...

Nigeria will surpass IMF growth projection of 7.4 per cent, says CBN
by Editor

Sarah Alade, a Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN),...

The IMF’s next test
by Gita Gopinath

In October, central bankers, policymakers, private-sector executives, academics, and representatives...