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Fintech—A Brave New World for the Financial Sector?

By Christine Lagarde

Versions in عربي (Arabic),  中文 (Chinese), Français (French), Español (Spanish)

From smartphones to cloud computing, technology is rapidly changing virtually every facet of society, including communications, business and government. 611 more words

International Monetary Fund

Bomb Explodes at International Monetary Fund in Paris Bureau -- Letter bomb injures one employee

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said the fund was working with French authorities to investigate

Police descended on the area after the blast at the IMF. 503 more words

Neil Mohindra: Even the Liberals’ deficit-loving friends at the IMF think Canada needs to get serious about retirement ages

The Liberal government has declined to listen to the advice of its own economic advisory council on retirement age. Perhaps the Liberals might be more willing to listen to one of its ideological soul mates, someone who shares its views on the use of deficits to boost economic growth. 546 more words

FP Comment

Former Director Of IMF Gets Prison Time For Fraud

True Activist | February 25

Rodrigo Rato, former Director of the International Monetary Fund, was sentenced to four years and six months in prison last Thursday by a Spanish Court… 303 more words

The Globalists

Mozambique tumbles down ranking in anti-corruption index

Mozambique has fallen from 112th to 144th position in the annual Corruption Perceptions Index, published by the global anti-corruption body, Transparency International (TI).

Unveiling the 2016 TI report at a Maputo press conference on Wednesday 25 January, Baltazar Fael, a researcher for CIP, the Mozambican chapter of TI, noted that Mozambique’s classification in the index had not shifted very much in the previous four years – it had been ranked in 123rd position in 2012, 119th in both 2013 and 2014, rising to 112th in 2015. 852 more words

IMF

'Diametrically opposed': Trump's protectionism is about to disrupt IMF's globalism agenda

Christine Lagarde is racing through Uganda in a black SUV. It’s a bumpy road — not the only one the IMF chief is likely to encounter in the age of President Donald Trump. 1,455 more words

Economy