"If I look at the global economy as it stands at the moment...we have a situation where growth is a little bit tepid," Lagarde said.» Read More
Christine Lagarde, IMF managing director, shares her views in the state of the global economy and discusses the impact that each individual economy has on the rest of the world.
The International Monetary Fund admits that it had under-forecast the UK economy.
Expectations are rates will remain unchanged despite inflation concerns, reports CNBC's Annette Weisbach.
Christine Lagarde, head of the IMF, says that the organization will address the concerns about Ukraine from an economic and financial point of view, not a geopoltical one.
Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, says there is a lot less uncertainty in store for the U.S. in 2014 after the Fed announced tapering and the debt battle in Washington was resolved.
The International Monetary Fund predicts the U.S. economy would expand at a faster pace next year, the head of the Washington-based lender said.
As the wrangling in Washington continues, Christine Lagarde, managing director of the IMF tells NBC why she's worried about the threat of a U.S default.
Five years ago, the government abandoned Lehman Brothers to its fate. Was that a mistake, or did it help bring the financial crisis under control?
Christine Lagarde, managing director of the IMF tells CNBC, that 'chat chat' is better than 'war war' and there was a lot of talking about Syria at the G20.
At the Ambrosetti Forum in Italy, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde spoke exclusively to CNBC's Ross Westgate about the group's top concerns.
Central banks in Europe, the United States and Japan have no need to rush to exit the ultra-easy monetary policies they have put in place to spur growth, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said.
CNBC's Steve Liesman is at Jackson Hole with International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde. She explains why she is concerned about exiting from monetary stimulus.
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde spoke with CNBC's Julia Chatterley, expressing optimism about Greece but warned that contagion remains a concern for the euro zone.
CNBC's correspondent, Stephane Pedrazzi, reports from Paris where IMF chief Christine Lagarde is being questioned for a role in a dispute when she was French finance minister in 2007.
Finance leaders of the G-20 economies on Friday edged away from a long-running drive toward government austerity in rich nations, rejecting the idea of setting hard targets for reducing national debt in a sign of worries over a sluggish global recovery.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo speaks with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde about the impact of the Federal Reserve's stimulus on the U.S. economy, the situation in Europe and overall bank risk.
Vladimir Putin on Tuesday chose his chief economic adviser to head Russia's central bank. She will join a small female contingent at the top table of global finance.
The euro zone may need higher inflation in countries like Germany and lower interest rates across the bloc to ensure a sustained economic recovery brings palpable benefits, the head of the IMF said on Friday.
Christine Lagarde, managing director of the IMF, tells CNBC that she did not see any evidence of currency wars at the G-20 meeting in Moscow.
Japan's economy minister rejected criticism on Saturday that his country's extraordinary fiscal and monetary stimulus program was aimed at weakening the yen and undermined central bank independence.