International Monetary Fund (IMF)

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