Breaking news and alerts from the International Monetary Fund.
Bank supervisors are responding to a fast-moving and extraordinary situation brought on by the spread of #COVID19 . What are the top 7 things they can do to help banking systems weather the crisis? #coronavirus
If policies ensure that workers do not lose their jobs, renters and homeowners are not evicted, companies avoid bankruptcy, and business and trade networks are preserved, the recovery will occur sooner and more smoothly. #COVID19 #IMFBlog
Economic policy during this crisis has three objectives: Guarantee the functioning of essential sectors; Provide enough resources for people hit by the crisis; Prevent excessive economic disruption. Read how in this #IMFBlog #COVID19
@KGeorgievaEU : It is now clear that we have entered a recession. We project a rebound in 2021, but only if we contain the virus and prevent liquidity problems from becoming a solvency issue. #COVID19
Farewell, Madame@Lagarde . We thank you for your vision and leadership of the IMF over the last 8 years. Together, we have strengthened the IMF’s commitment to serve the 189 member countries—with a brain, a wallet and a heart.