Christine Legarde resigned from post of head of International Monetary Fund

Date: 10:22, 17-07-2019.

Almaty. July 17. KazTAG - Christine Legarde has resigned from the post of head of the International Monetary Fund.
“I have met with the Executive Board and submitted my resignation from the Fund with effect from September 12, 2019. The relinquishment of my responsibilities as Managing Director announced previously will remain in effect until then. With greater clarity now on the process for my nomination as ECB President and the time it will take, I have made this decision in the best interest of the Fund, as it will expedite the selection process for my successor," she said in a statement.
“The Executive Board will now be taking the necessary steps to move forward with the process for selecting a new Managing Director. David Lipton remains our Acting Managing Director,” she said,

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