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Demand Projections for the Fund's Concessional Resources

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Source: Demand Projections for the Fund's Concessional Resources

Volume/Issue: 2011/019

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2011

ISBN: 9781498339155

Keywords: Concessional aid, Demand, Extended Credit Facility, Forward commitment capacity, Fund facilities, General Resources Account, Low-income developing countries, Policy Support Instrument, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Resource mobilization

Projections of demand for concessional loans under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust (PRGT) are subject to a high degree of uncertainty. The Fund's financial support to low-income countries (LICs) is both cycl...

Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessinal Financing

Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessinal Financing »

Source: Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessinal Financing

Volume/Issue: 2013/020

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 2013

ISBN: 9781498342124

Keywords: Access limits, Access to Fund general resources, Executive Board decisions, Exogenous Shocks Facility, Fund facilities, Lapse of time approval, Lapse of time consideration, Low-income developing countries, Overdue obligations, Policy Support Instrument

During the 2012 Review of Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust (PRGT) Eligibility, Executive Directors expressed a number of concerns about the eligibility framework. The Board decided to bring forward the next revie...

Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessional Financing

Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessional Financing »

Source: Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessional Financing

Volume/Issue: 2012/002

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Policy Development and Review Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2012

ISBN: 9781498340991

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, Access to Fund general resources, Concessional aid, Conditionality, Cross country analysis, Economic conditions, Executive Board decisions, Fund facilities, Lapse of time approval, Low-income developing countries

This paper proposes to maintain the Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust (PRGT)-eligibility criteria established in early 2010 and considers, based on the application of such criteria, whether updates to the eligibil...

Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessional Financing - Republic of South Sudan

Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessional Financing - Republic of South Sudan »

Source: Eligibility to Use the Fund's Facilities for Concessional Financing - Republic of South Sudan

Volume/Issue: 2012/066

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. African Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 August 2012

ISBN: 9781498340083

Keywords: Access to Fund general resources, Concessional aid, Executive Board decisions, Fund facilities, Lapse of time approval, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, South Sudan, External debt, National income, Central bank organization

Having become a Fund member in April 2012, South Sudan can now be considered for PRGT eligibility. In February 2012, the Executive Board reviewed the framework for eligibility to use the Fund's concessional financi...

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative - Statistical Update

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative - Statistical Update »

Source: Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative - Statistical Update

Volume/Issue: 2014/089

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498342490

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Debt relief, Government expenditures, HIPC Initiative, Multilateral debt relief initiative, Poverty reduction, Statistical annexes, External sector data, Economic integration, Economic reforms

The HIPC Initiative and MDRI are nearly complete with 35 countries having already reached the completion point under the HIPC Initiative. One country, Chad, remains in the interim phase. Debt relief under the Initi...

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative-Statistical Update

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative-Statistical Update »

Source: Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative-Statistical Update

Volume/Issue: 2016/019

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 March 2016

ISBN: 9781498345873

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Debt relief, Government expenditures, HIPC Initiative, Multilateral debt relief initiative, Poverty reduction, Statistical annexes, Multilateral debt, Heavily indebted poor countries, External sector data

The HIPC Initiative and MDRI are nearly complete, with 36 countries having already reached the completion point under the HIPC Initiative. Chad, in April 2015, is the latest country to reach the completion point. D...

IMF and the Banque de France Sign SDR 2 billion Agreement to Support Lending to Low-Income Countries

IMF and the Banque de France Sign SDR 2 billion Agreement to Support Lending to Low-Income Countries »

Source: Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust - 2018 Borrowing Agreement with the Banque de France

Volume/Issue: 2018/010

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2018

ISBN: 9781498307277

Keywords: Borrowing agreements, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Poverty reduction, Borrowing, Loans, SDR interest rates, Debt relief, concessional, loan, maturity date

"The Fund, as Trustee of the Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust (PRGT or Trust), has entered into a new borrowing agreement (the 'Agreement') with the Banque de France (hereafter France), effective on February 1, 2...

IMF Establishes a Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust to Enhance Support for Eligible Low Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters

IMF Establishes a Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust to Enhance Support for Eligible Low Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters »

Source: Proposal to Enhance Fund Support for Low-Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters

Volume/Issue: 2015/007

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2015

ISBN: 9781498344937

Keywords: Debt relief, Emergency assistance, Emergency financing mechanism, External shocks, Fund facilities, Low-income developing countries, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Balance of payments, Public health, Low income countries

The Fund's existing facilities for low-income countries (LICs) provide a vehicle for the speedy provision of financial assistance to member countries hit by natural disasters, either through the Rapid Credit Facili...

IMF Executive Board Adopts Decision to Enhance the Financial Safety Net for Developing Countries Hit by Large Natural Disasters

IMF Executive Board Adopts Decision to Enhance the Financial Safety Net for Developing Countries Hit by Large Natural Disasters »

Source: Large Natural Disasters--Enhancing the Financial Safety Net for Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2017/022

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2017

ISBN: 9781498346832

Keywords: Balance of payments need, Poverty reduction, Developing countries, Financial safety nets, Credit, RCF, large natural disaster, RFI, credit facility, damage threshold

The Rapid Credit Facility (RCF) and Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI) are valuable components of the disaster risk financing tool kit for Fund members, especially developing countries. They help to meet urgent balan...

Demand Projections for the Fund's Concessional Resources

Demand Projections for the Fund's Concessional Resources »

Volume/Issue: 2011/019

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498339155.007

ISBN: 9781498339155

Keywords: Concessional aid, Demand, Extended Credit Facility, Forward commitment capacity, Fund facilities, General Resources Account, Low-income developing countries, Policy Support Instrument, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Resource mobilization

Projections of demand for concessional loans under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust (PRGT) are subject to a high degree of uncertainty. The Fund's financial support to low-income countries (LICs) is both cycl...