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  • abbr. International Monetary Fund

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  • International Monetary Fund

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  • n. a United Nations agency to promote trade by increasing the exchange stability of the major currencies

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  • IMF Says Global Recession Will Be Deeper, Recovery Slower •IMF said in a new forecast released today that the world economy will shrink 1.3 percent this year, compared with its January projection of 0.5 percent growth.www. bloomberg.com Morgan Stanley Loss Exceeds Analysts Estimates •Morgan Stanley, the fifth-biggest US bank by assets, reported a bigger-than-estimated loss after real estate and debt-related writedowns overwhelmed trading gains.

    WN.com - Business News

  • Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) Factsheet: www. imf.org Gold in the IMF: www. imf.org Financial

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  • IMF Says Global Recession Will Be Deeper, Recovery Slower •IMF said in a new forecast released today that the world economy will shrink 1.3 percent this year, compared with its January projection of 0.5 percent growth.www. bloomberg.com Morgan Stanley Loss Exceeds Analysts

    WN.com - Business News

  • The end result being that they will just prolong the inevitable which is sovereign default in my opinion and at least now ff can say they tried and faced down the unions etc etc when the imf or whoever does comes a callingI think the IMF are more likely to take over the running of the UK, They have record amounts of national debt that makes Ireland ` s look like small change.

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  • (sounded like outraged!) that this is being proposed and pushed imf - depends on language - if IMF funds are used well, targeting poorest countries will support, supplemental - against as of now - this sounded more shakey than the other two since they are very pleased Obama has promised that this will be the last supplemental

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  • 04 / 17 / 2009 - Brazil's Valor Econômico Journal IMF: The Crisis will be long •IMF: the world economy will take longer to beat recession than previously expected and recovery will be lasting and slower than is previous crisis recovery will be slow •The global extesion of the crisis contributes to extend the recession •Emerging countries will suffer massive net capital outflows in the next years

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  • French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde, speaking to reporters in Brussels today, avoided even using the term IMF, saying "at the appropriate moment" European leaders will "take the necessary action."

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  • The IMF board's calendar cast the meeting under the title IMF Quota and Governance Reform

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Some bloggers did not let it go lightly that the IMF is the same institution that used to force Brazil into tightening its belt by controlling the governmental budgets – such as by cutting social expenditure and speeding up privatisation to meet targets – as part of the conditions for getting loans.

    Global Voices in English » Brazil: Does the country play a new role in the world?

  • Before becoming a pundit, he was the economist of the IMF and make no mistake the IMF is a brutal loan shark.

    Matthew Yglesias » Battle Lines on Banking

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