IMF pessimistic over UK’s post-Brexit future

Christine Lagarde

No possible Brexit scenario will be as beneficial to the UK economy as staying within the European Union and all will have greater costs to the UK than remaining, the International Monetary Fund’s managing director has warned.

In a speech on September 17, Christine Lagarde presented the conclusion of the IMF’s annual Article IV assessment of the UK economy.

Lagarde’s remarks echoed those of the Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, saying the UK’s withdrawal from the EU is the most

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: