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2014-02-06 23:27:23

Responding to hyperbolic rhetoric on climate change by Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, Friends of Science point out that her comments are not supported by the recent IPCC report, the exaggerated climate models’ failed predictions or the evidence of no global warming in 16+ years. Unrestrained terrifying statements are damaging the mental health of children and youth; in fact Friends of Science recent report on the alleged 97% consensus shows only 1-3% of...

2014-01-22 23:29:19

Fusion PPT announced today that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) awarded Fusion PPT with a prime contract to deliver Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) consulting services. Vienna, VA (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Fusion PPT, a recognized strategy and technology consulting firm, announced today that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) awarded Fusion PPT with a prime contract to deliver Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) consulting services. Fusion PPT will...

2013-12-20 12:23:53

WASHINGTON, Dec. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, will speak at the National Press Club luncheon on Jan. 15 on sustainable economic growth and job creation. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) Lagarde, the first woman to head the IMF, was dubbed "the iron lady of the global economy" by the Newsweek magazine. She said sovereign debt, sustained, solid and balanced economic growth and...

2013-12-16 08:28:49

Bentham's First U.S. Investment Helps Small Company Defeat Insurance Giant State Farm NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bentham IMF announced today the completion of its investment in State Farm Fire & Casualty Company v. Radcliff, its first U.S. investment. The win continues the strong track record of Bentham's Australian parent company, which is the most successful commercial litigation finance company in the world. Bentham's funding helped plaintiffs by adding a top...

2013-12-09 23:02:34

Conference to Bring the Latest Good Practices in Managing Public Finances Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 FreeBalance, a leading vendor of Government Resource Planning (GRP) software, is pleased to announce attendance at the 2013 Winter International Consortium on Governmental Financial Management (ICGFM) Conference. The theme of the conference is PFM Innovations. It takes place in Washington DC hosted by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) from December 9 to 11. ICGFM...

2013-11-04 12:26:11

KYIV, Ukraine, November 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ukraine's economy shows signs of improvement, stated the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission to Ukraine Nikolay Gueorguiev in a report provided as a result of the mission's work in Kyiv on October 17-29, reported Ukrinform. Nevertheless, the report also mentioned the remaining challenges which include the limited exchange rate flexibility, a large budget deficit and significant losses in the energy sector....

2013-10-11 08:21:36

IMF Celebrated by The American Lawyer Magazine at New York Reception NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bentham IMF, the U.S. arm of IMF (Australia) Ltd, the world's first and most successful litigation finance company, announced that The American Lawyer will honor IMF among the "The Top 50 Big Law Innovators of the Last 50 Years." A special reception was held yesterday evening in Manhattan. Representing Australia-based IMF founders Hugh McLernon and John Walker at the New...

2013-10-08 08:34:03

For the first time, a technology company takes part in this event DALLAS, Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a pioneer in security software and solutions, today announced Tom Kellermann, the company's vice president of cyber security, will serve as a panelist at the 2013 World Bank Group (WBG) - International Monetary Fund (IMF) Annual Meetings. The session, "Dealing with the Challenges of an Unregulated Virtual Economy," seeks to bring global awareness...

2013-08-09 12:21:50

IMF Facility to Provide Needed Imports and Support Social Safety Net WASHINGTON, Aug. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Jamaican government has launched an ambitious program of economic structural reform aimed at increasing production, employment and foreign investment and ensuring political and social stability, Jamaican Ambassador Stephen Vasciannie told Qorvis Focus Washington. Jamaica recently received an IMF loan of $932 million, funds that "are being used for balance of...

2013-06-19 00:21:56

Organizations collaborate to improve understanding of economic policy issues by governments and individuals around the world WASHINGTON and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and edX, the not-for-profit online learning initiative composed of the leading global institutions of the xConsortium, announced a collaboration today to strengthen economic expertise worldwide. The collaboration will extend the reach of the IMF's training...