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Ukraine faces a possible default

Ukraine may not avert a default without an extra financial assistance programme on top of the existing ones. The financial crisis and fights with Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine are the most pressing challenges...

The International Monetary Fund cuts its global growth forecast

The International Monetary Fund cuts its global growth forecast

The International Monetary Fund in the update to its World Economic Outlook cut the global growth forecast by 0.2 percentage points for both 2013 and 2014, to 3.1 per cent and 3.8 per cent,...