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July 29, 2015
June 27, 2014
September 18, 2013
July 27, 2012
September 9, 2011
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|Russian Federation and the IMF|
Updated April 25, 2016
|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).
|April 25, 2016 -- IMF Survey : External Shocks Hurt Growth in Caucasus, Central Asia|
Growth in the Caucasus and Central Asia this year is expected to slow to a two-decade low as a result of a sustained decline in the prices of key commodities, spillovers from Russia’s recession, and China’s slowdown, the IMF said in its latest assessment.
|April 15, 2016 -- IMF Survey : Emerging Markets Gloom May Be Overdone, Panel Says|
The prospects for growth in emerging and developing nations may not be as gloomy as financial markets suggest, according to panelists at a seminar during the Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank.
|April 14, 2016 -- Transcript: Press Briefing of the Managing Director|
|April 12, 2016 -- Transcript of the Press Conference on the Release of the April 2016 World Economic Outlook|
|March 31, 2016 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of Financial Sector Assessment Program Mission to Russian Federation|
|March 03, 2016 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, IMF|
|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|