Ukraine Resident Representative Site
Resident Representative Office in Ukraine
This web page presents information about the work of the IMF in Ukraine, including the activities of the IMF Resident Representative Office. Additional information can be found on the Ukraine and IMF country page, including IMF reports and Executive Board documents that deal with Ukraine.
Latest on Europe
The CESEE Regional Economic Issues (REI) report, published on October 10, 2014, assesses the macroeconomic outlook for the region in light of the latest global economic and financial developments.
IMF Survey Magazine. Emerging Europe: Geopolitical Tensions Taking a Toll
"25 Years of Transition: Post-Communist Europe and the IMF", published on October 24, 2014, examines the past 25 years of dramatic transformation in Europe's former communist countries, as well as policies needed to revitalize convergence with Western European economies.
News — Highlights
Press Release: IMF Completes First Review Under Stand-By Arrangement for Ukraine and Approves US$1.39 Billion Disbursement
Press release: IMF Announces Staff Level Agreement with Ukraine on First Review under the Stand-By Arrangement
Government of Ukraine Report on Diagnostic Study of Governance Issues Pertaining to Corruption, the Business Climate and the Effectiveness of the Judiciary. (Prepared with the Assistance of the Legal Department of the International Monetary Fund.)
Ukraine and the IMF
Press Release: Banks Firmly Behind Ukraine Financial Sector Reform Program at Vienna Initiative Forum
Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesman, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
October 10, 2014
Overall economic growth is slowing down in Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe (CESEE). The IMF has revised down the 2014 growth forecasts for the region to 1.2 percent largely reflecting the effects of Ukraine-Russia tensions.