Kristalina Georgieva, managing director of the IMF, speaks at Georgetown University in Washington on October 6. Georgieva says the global economy is at increasing risk of recession and could lose US$4 trillion in output through 2026. Photo: Bloomberg
Kristalina Georgieva, managing director of the IMF, speaks at Georgetown University in Washington on October 6. Georgieva says the global economy is at increasing risk of recession and could lose US$4 trillion in output through 2026. Photo: Bloomberg
Anthony Rowley
Opinion

Opinion

Macroscope by Anthony Rowley

A warning of financial crisis is not enough. The IMF should prevent it

  • The International Monetary Fund has warned of the financial stability risk posed by mutual funds, and other rising threats to financial systems
  • Before a bear market causes pain to myriad investors, the IMF’s ruling body should coordinate policies to stabilise the international monetary system

Kristalina Georgieva, managing director of the IMF, speaks at Georgetown University in Washington on October 6. Georgieva says the global economy is at increasing risk of recession and could lose US$4 trillion in output through 2026. Photo: Bloomberg
Kristalina Georgieva, managing director of the IMF, speaks at Georgetown University in Washington on October 6. Georgieva says the global economy is at increasing risk of recession and could lose US$4 trillion in output through 2026. Photo: Bloomberg
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