What is International Monetary Fund (IMF)?
International Monetary Fund (IMF) meaning
| established – 22 July 1944; effective – 27 December 1945|
aim – to promote world monetary stability and economic development; a UN specialized agency
members – (188) includes all UN member countries except Andorra, Cuba, North Korea, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Nauru; plus Kosovo; note – includes the following dependencies or areas of special interest: China (Hong Kong and Macau), Netherlands (Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten)
reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html