LAGARDE

No phones, no leaks: How Lagarde is making her mark on ECB

No phones, no leaks: How Lagarde is making her mark on ECB

Published 10/02/2020

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Gathered in a German mountain castle last November for an evening retreat that ended with a whiskey-tasting, rebel European Central Bank policymakers [more…]

Lagarde will take ECB out of ivory tower: De Guindos in El Pais

Lagarde will take ECB out of ivory tower: De Guindos in El Pais

Published 26/10/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Christine Lagarde will ensure European Central Bank policymakers climb down from their “ivory tower” and face the political realities of the euro [more…]

Lagarde to rely on political skill to overcome shortcomings at ECB

Lagarde to rely on political skill to overcome shortcomings at ECB

Published 02/07/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A shrewd negotiator who has run the IMF but has little monetary policy experience, Christine Lagarde will face the challenge as the [more…]

Progress made toward strengthening Argentina program: IMF’s Lagarde

Progress made toward strengthening Argentina program: IMF’s Lagarde

Published 05/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Tuesday that she and Argentina’s Finance Minister made progress toward strengthening the IMF-backed [more…]

IMF’s Lagarde says French reforms on track, but more needed

Published 13/09/2015

PARIS France is on the right path with reforms the Socialist government has undertaken but needs to go farther, International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde [more…]