|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 29, 2015. Listed below are items related to the Russian Federation, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|January 14, 2016 -- IMF Survey : Financial Leviathans Under Review in 2016|
Some of the world’s largest, most connected financial systems including the United Kingdom and Germany will undergo their mandatory five-year financial stability review by the International Monetary Fund in 2016.
|December 16, 2015 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Takes Decision on the Status of Ukraine's Eurobond Held by the Russian Federation|
|December 16, 2015 -- Status of Ukraine's Eurobond Held By the Russian Federation|
Series: Country Report No. 15/344
|December 10, 2015 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on the Staff Paper “Reforming the Fund’s Policy on Non-Toleration of Arrears to Official Creditors”|
|December 03, 2015 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, IMF|
|November 23, 2015 -- Press Release: IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Russian Federation|
|November 17, 2015 -- Press Release: Foreign Banks’ Funding to Emerging Europe Increased for the First Time since 2011|
|November 13, 2015 -- IMF Survey : Emerging Europe Sees Stronger Growth Ahead, but Faces New Risks|
The regional outlook for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe shows a mixed picture this year, as countries in Central and Eastern Europe continue to grow at a solid pace, while Russia and other Commonwealth of Independent States are in recession, according to the latest IMF’s <i>REI</i> report.
|November 11, 2015 -- The Spillover Effects of Russia’s Economic Slowdown on Neighboring Countries|
Author/Editor: Ara Stepanyan | Agustin Roitman | Gohar Minasyan | Dragana Ostojic | Natan P. Epstein
Series: European and Middle East and Central Asia Departmental Paper 15/1
|October 23, 2015 -- IMF Survey : External Shocks Dim Growth Prospects for Caucasus, Central Asia|
A wave of external shocks continue to weaken growth prospects and heighten financial vulnerabilities in the Caucasus and Central Asia (CCA) region, the IMF said in its latest assessment.
|October 10, 2015 -- Transcript of the Middle East and Central Asia Press Briefing|
|September 17, 2015 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, IMF|
|September 01, 2015 -- Podcast : Russia Feeling The Pinch of Cheaper Oil, Sanctions|
Russia is now likely in recession with GDP growth expected to decline 3.4 percent this year, says the IMF in its annual economic assessment. Mission Chief Ernesto Ramirez Rigo, explains how Russia’s economic woes are largely due to the dramatic drop in oil prices, and sanctions in response to developments in Crimea and Ukraine.
|August 04, 2015 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on Ukraine|
|August 03, 2015 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with the Russian Federation|
|August 03, 2015 -- Russian Federation: 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report|
Series: Country Report No. 15/211
Notes: Also Available in Russian
|August 03, 2015 -- Russian Federation: Selected Issues|
Series: Country Report No. 15/212
|August 03, 2015 -- IMF Survey : Cheaper Oil And Sanctions Weigh On Russia’s Growth Outlook|
Russia’s economy is expected to contract by 3.4 percent in 2015, although growth should return in 2016, according to the IMF’s latest economic health check.
|July 09, 2015 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the World Economic Outlook (WEO) Update|
|June 30, 2015 -- Press Release: Foreign banks’ funding to Emerging Europe continued to decline in late 2014, but trend may be reversing, new report shows|