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|Hungary and the IMF|
Updated March 9, 2017
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on April 22, 2016. Listed below are items related to Hungary, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|August 03, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Hungary Succeeds in Early Return to Market Financing|
Hungary's government raises €1 billion in July by selling bonds on international capital markets—a step that signals the return of investor confidence in the central European country, which has one of the economies hardest hit by the global financial crisis.
|June 30, 2009 -- Hungary: Second Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement, Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion|
Series: Country Report No. 09/197
|June 23, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Second Review Under Stand-By Arrangement with Hungary and Approves €1.4 Billion Disbursement|
|May 20, 2009 -- European Banking Group Coordination Meeting for Hungary, Concluding Statement by Participating Parent Banks|
Held in Brussels, Belgium
|May 20, 2009 -- Press Release: Joint IMF, EC Press Release on the European Banking Group Coordination Meeting for Hungary|
|May 18, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Mission to Hungary Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on Second Review of Stand-By Arrangement|
|April 25, 2009 -- IMFC Statement by Mr. Didier Reynders, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Belgium|
On behalf of: Austria, Belgium, Republic of Belarus, Czech Republic, Hungary, Republic of Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, Slovak Republic, Republic of Slovenia, Turkey. PDF File Size: 331Kb
|April 24, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on European Outlook by Marek Belka, Director of the IMF's European Department with Ajai Chopra, Deputy Director of the European Department, and Anne-Marie Gulde-Wold, Senior Advisor in the European Department|
|April 24, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Financial Sector Key to European Recovery: IMF|
While there is room for cautious optimism that Europe’s economy will turn the corner in mid-2010, the financial sector holds the key to recovery and governments must act more forcefully to clean up banks, Marek Belka, head of the IMF’s European Department, says.
|April 23, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn with First Deputy Managing Director John Lipsky and External Relations Director Caroline Atkinson|
|March 30, 2009 -- Hungary: First Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion|
Series: Country Report No. 09/105
|March 26, 2009 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on the Completion of the First Review of Hungary’s Stand-By Arrangement|
|March 25, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Completes First Review Under Stand-By Arrangement with Hungary and Approves €2.35 Billion Disbursement|
|February 16, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Announces Staff-Level Agreement with Hungary on First Review of Stand-By Arrangement|
|January 29, 2009 -- 10 Years of the Euro: A Perspective from the IMF, by Sean Hagan at the European Central Bank in Frankfurt|
|January 23, 2009 -- Hungary - Stand-By Arrangement - Interim Review Under the Emergency Financing Mechanism|
Series: Country Report No. 09/21
|January 14, 2009 -- IMF Survey: IMF Helping Counter Crisis Fallout in Emerging Europe|
The financial crisis has hit Europe hard. In an interview, IMF European Department head Marek Belka talks about Europe's prospects for recovery and the principles that guide the Fund as it seeks to help Europe's emerging economies counter the fallout of the crisis.
|January 13, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn at the Conclusion of his Visit to Hungary|
|January 13, 2009 -- "The Hungarians made their own contribution", Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Interview with Népszabadság|
|January 12, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Hungary: Markets Have Stabilized, but Long Road Ahead|
Hungary's financial markets have stabilized since the IMF approved a $15.7 billion loan to back a program designed to ease financial market stress and support economic activity. But the road ahead is long, says James Morsink, the IMF's mission chief for Hungary.