- THE TRAGEDY OF THE EUROPEAN UNION. Soros, George // Journal of Politics & Society;Fall2012, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p4
An essay on the euro crisis is presented. It compares the crisis to the international banking crisis of 1982 in which the International Monetary Fund (IMF) played a role to avoid indebted countries to default. The author recommends that Germany which is said to play a similar role as the IMF did...
- Banks Need Gigantic Global Bailout. Gallagher, Paul // Executive Intelligence Review;6/1/2012, Vol. 39 Issue 22, p7
The article presents information on the requirement of global bailouts by the banks for tackling the debt crisis in the banking industry. Bad debts were harbored by the banks of the Eurozone according to the report by the International Monetary Fund on the financial system of Europe. Information...
- Treasury denies it is supporting more IMF funds to help Europe. // Hill;1/30/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p18
The article reports that the U.S. Treasury Department, has denied Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's claim that the U.S. has chaged its position on providing financial support to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) if Europe solve its crisis on its own.
- IMF lowers expectations. Chinnery, Kevin // BRW;2/5/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p13
The article focuses on the financial forecast of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that tackled the need for banking system reforms especially on bad debts. It emphasized the worsening condition of the global economy as growth is estimated to drop to 0.5 per cent with only China and India...
- China joins the IMF. // ABA Banking Journal;Jun80, Vol. 72 Issue 6, p26
Reports the membership of the People's Republic of China in the International Monetary Fund in China. Expansion of commercial banks; Submission of detailed economic and financial statistics on agency; Improvement of external credits.
- Asia bailout's defenders say U.S. banks suffer, too. Seiberg, Jaret // American Banker;2/20/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 34, p1
States that banks in United States will be affected by the borrowers who default from Asian banks, despite the intervention of the International Monetary Fund. Example of how the banks will be affected; Comments from Governor Susan M. Phillips, Federal Reserve Board; View of John Gamboa,...
- Indonesia's measures. // Presidents & Prime Ministers;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p24
Reports that Michael Camdessus, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, welcomed the annoucement of the Indonesian government on a comprehensive program for the rehabilitation of the Indonesian banking sector. Features of the program.
- The Europe Effect. Fiano, Andrea // Global Finance;Feb2012, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p2
The article offers the author's insights on the economic conditions in Europe. He mentions that Europe's crisis is forcing a reassessment of many other aspects of the global economy such as the role of rating agencies on the financial markets and the roles multilateral organizations like the...
- U.S. Banks' Exposure to Euro Debt $640B. // American Banker;10/11/2011, Vol. 176 Issue 156, p23
Brief information is given about U.S. banks' exposure to Europe's debt crisis which is estimated to be $640 billion or five percent of U.S. banking assets.