The IMF has downgraded its world economic growth forecast yet again and warned of a backlash against cross-border economic integration in richer countries.
The IMF's Christine Lagarde said in a speech that the global recovery is too slow and the U.S. needs to raise minimum wages.
Wolfango Piccoli, co-president of Teneo Intelligence, explains why he agrees with IMF head Christine Lagarde that the IMF leak is “nonsense.”
Christine Lagarde has hit back at Greece over claims that the IMF is seeking to push the country towards default, the FT reports.
While the rest of the world frets about the knock-on effect of China's economic slowdown, the Chinese have a bigger worry: themselves.
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde speaks at the Arab Fiscal Forum.
Christine Lagarde will serve a second term as head of the International Monetary Fund, the executive board announced Friday.
Christine Lagarde said China's slowdown would pressure oil and commodity exporters around the globe, increasing demands for IMF aid.
In a webcast on emerging markets, IMF managing director Christine Lagarde addressed China's economic direction.
Capital controls could help China control the outflows of hot money from its economy and stabilize its currency, Japan's central bank governor said.
Chinese policymakers suffer from a "communication issue," causing market panic as investors guess their next move, according to panellists at Davos.
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Credit Suisse, responds to rumors that he may be in line to replace Christine Lagarde as managing director of the International Monetary Fund.
Slower but more sustainable, economic growth in China will benefit the world in the long-term, the head of the IMF said on Tuesday.
Global economic growth will be "disappointing" next year, the head of the IMF said in a guest article for German newspaper Handelsblatt.
Lagarde is being accused of negligence over her alleged role in a $438-million payout.
What the IMF did was make a political decision, says Gordon Chang, Forbes contributor, discussing the Chinese currency being named as a world reserve.
The yuan's inclusion in the SDR — which will take effect next October — marks another step in China's global economic emergence.
Beijing has pushed for the yuan to join the basket as part of its long-term strategic goal of reducing dependence on the dollar.
U.S. stocks could tread water again Thursday as investors await Friday morning's key employment report.
Finance ministers and central bank governors gather in Lima, Peru for the 2015 IMF World Meeting. Discussions center on the slowdown in emerging economies and the role of the U.S. consumer to prompt global recovery. CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports.