WASHINGTON Uncertainty over Britain's looming departure from the European Union will dampen near-term economic growth for the UK and the rest of Europe and affect output globally, a spokesman for the International Monetary Fund said on Thursday.
FRANKFURT Deutsche Bank's links to the world's largest lenders make it a bigger potential risk to the wider financial system than any other global bank, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Thursday.
BERLIN, June 30 The International Monetary Fund is likely to lower its growth forecast for the German economy in the coming weeks as a result of Britain's decision to leave the European Union, a senior IMF official said on Wednesday.
LONDON/BRUSSELS European leaders told Britain on Tuesday to act quickly to resolve the political and economic confusion unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union last week, after the IMF said the uncertainty could put pressure on global economic growth. | Video
BEIJING Brexit creates huge political uncertainty and will put pressure on global growth, the International Monetary Fund (IMF)'s Deputy Managing Director Zhu Min said on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON Financial markets "vastly underestimated" the outcome of Britain's vote to leave the European Union but did not panic on Friday, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Sunday.
WASHINGTON International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Friday urged British and European authorities to work towards a smooth transition implementing Britons' vote to leave the European Union.
TOKYO The International Monetary Fund on Monday said the Japanese government's quest to revitalise its economy faces a long slog in the absence of 'bold' structural reforms, and urged Tokyo to move income policies and labour market reform to the forefront.
LONDON A vote to exit the European Union in next week's referendum could leave Britain's economy more than 5 percent smaller by 2019 than if it stays in the 28-nation club, the International Monetary Fund said.
VIENNA IMF chief Christine Lagarde urged British voters on Friday to have the "courage" to vote the right way in next week's referendum on whether to leave the European Union.