The Federal Reserve was established by Congress in 1913 in part to guide monetary policy. Learn about how the Federal Reserve guides the nation's economy.
The IMF, located in Washington D.C., was founded in 1944 along with the World Bank. The IMF has three main types of work: surveillance of the world's finances, lending money to countries, technical assistance and training. At the same time, IMF keeps copious statistics and reports. The website describes their efforts, gives statistics, IMF news, publications, and more.
The Federal Reserve is the central bank of the United States. The Federal Reserve Bank is in change of ensuring the stability of the currency and monetary system of the United States.
The following articles provide recent monetary-related news.
Jittery Venezuelans on Friday rushed to shops and lined up at gas stations on concerns that a monetary overhaul to lop off five zeros from prices in response to hyperinflation could wreak financial havoc and make basic commerce impossible.
Reuters. Friday, 17 Aug 2018 17:28:27 -0400.
The World Bank says it is preparing a $650 million guarantee to help Ukraine obtain funding in global debt markets, but Kyiv must first comply with economic reforms demanded by the International Monetary Fund.
Radio Liberty. Friday, 17 Aug 2018 03:03:16 +0000.