ATHENS/WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund delivered a stark warning on Thursday of the huge financial hole facing Greece as angry and uncertain voters prepare for a referendum that could decide their country's future in Europe. | Video
WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund said on Thursday it had reached a staff-level agreement with Ukraine on the policies needed for the global lender to disburse $1.7 billion (1 billion pounds) under a loan programme.
WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund warned on Thursday that Greece would need an extension of its European Union loans and a potentially a large debt writeoff if it grows more slowly than expected and economic reforms are not implemented.
WASHINGTON - One day after Greece became the first developed economy to default on a loan with the International Monetary Fund, the head of the international lender on Wednesday suggested Greece should move to reform its economy before its European creditors give it a break on its debt.
- U.S. investors expect Greek citizens to back a cash-for-reforms deal proposed by the nation's creditors in a July 5 referendum, according to a Reuters poll conducted this week.
BRUSSELS - Greece's default on its International Monetary Fund loans does not affect the euro zone bailout fund's capacity to repay its bondholders, the fund said on Wednesday.
SYDNEY - The euro remained on the defensive in Asia on Wednesday as Greece became the first developed economy to default on a loan with the IMF, setting the scene for another day of uneasy action in markets.
VIENNA - Greece has not repaid money to the International Monetary Fund that was due on Tuesday, a European Central Bank policy maker said, describing this as a delay in repayment rather than a default.
BERLIN - The Greek government has submitted an application to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) calling for a delay in the repayment of 1.6 billion euros, German newspaper Bild said on Tuesday, without naming its sources.
BRUSSELS - There is "no way" euro zone finance ministers will release funds for Greece to meet a crucial payment to the International Monetary Fund due by midnight (2200 GMT) to avoid a default, a euro zone official said on Tuesday.