Lagarde lauds new Mexican bonds with ‘strengthened' collective action clauses

Central Banking | 20 Nov 2014

Mexico issued $2 billion in 10-year bonds with new collective action clauses, which Lagarde says ‘will play a critical role in enhancing the architecture for sovereign debt markets’

Topics: IMF, Mexico, Vietnam, Kazakhstan, Bonds, Argentina


The shift to a multi-polar world

Central Banking Journal | 20 Nov 2014

Topics: quantitative easing, ECB, Federal reserve, Janet Yellen, Bank of Japan, Mario Draghi, Haruhiko Kuroda, Dollar, Ronald McKinnon, G-20, IMF, Special drawing right (SDR), Chinese renminbi (RMB)

Book notes: What Have We learned? Macroeconomic Policy After the Crisis, by George Akerlof, Olivier Blanchard, David Romer and Joseph Stiglitz

Central Banking Journal | 19 Nov 2014

Topics: Financial crisis, Economics, IMF, Olivier Blanchard

IMF finds Mexico well-placed to weather capital market volatility

Central Banking | 13 Nov 2014

Topics: Bank of Mexico, Mexico, IMF

Central Bank of Costa Rica should not have a growth target, says IMF

Central Banking | 12 Nov 2014

Topics: Costa Rica, Central Bank of Costa Rica, IMF

Lagarde approves of BoJ’s ‘brave’ decision to launch more QE

Central Banking | 07 Nov 2014

Topics: Christine Lagarde, IMF, Bank of Japan, Janet Yellen, Federal reserve

ECB publishes letters between Trichet and Irish government

Central Banking | 06 Nov 2014

Topics: European Central Bank, Jean-Claude Trichet, Ireland, IMF, European Commission

People: Thomsen named head of IMF’s European department; Former deputy finance minister joins CNB

Central Banking | 05 Nov 2014

Topics: IMF, Czech National Bank, The Monetary Authority of Singapore

Lagarde rejects internal criticism of IMF austerity push

Central Banking | 04 Nov 2014

Topics: IMF, Christine Lagarde, Financial crisis

‘Fiscal devaluation’ not enough to solve competitiveness problems, IMF paper finds

Central Banking | 31 Oct 2014

Topics: IMF, Dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE), Eurozone

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