Further to Mike’s post the EU energy commissioner says that the money from the IMF and EU aid packages should be used to pay for gas deliveries up until now and also for the coming weeks. It’s a bit of … Continue reading
Sees debt levels in the US as reasonable and that the economic recovery is fundamentally very strong. Anyone care to disagree? Olivier Blanchard is the IMF’s economic counsellor.
The IMF sent out its first money truck convoy to Ukraine yesterday to the tune of $3.2bn and their Ukraine office head, Jerome Vacher has today said they can use it to pay off their gas debt. He also says … Continue reading
IMF sees China’s economy growing 7.5% in 2014, 7.3% in 2015 IMF sees Japan’s economy growing 1.4% in 2014, 1.0% in 2015 It has downgraded Australia’s y/y forecast for 2014 and 2015 GDP to 2.6% and 2.7% from 2.8% and … Continue reading
despite their return to the markets A return indeed, to rapturous applause this week, but the IMF’s assessment is a timely reminder we can’t get carried away just yet
Won’t stop you putting your oar in though will it love? Encouraged ECB has reiterated commitment to use unconventional measures Using unconventional tools now a question of timing I reckon Madame Lagarde and Signor Draghi are odds on for a … Continue reading