Articles of Agreement of the International Monetary Fund. Adopted at the United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference, Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, July 22, 1944. Entered into force December 27, 1945. Amended effective July 28, 1969...; amended effective April 1, 1978...; and amended effective November 11, 1992...
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International Monetary Fund
Published Date:
September 1993
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Adopted at the United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference, Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, July 22, 1944. Entered into force December 27, 1945. Amended effective July 28, 1969, by the modifications approved by the Board of Governors in Resolution No. 23-5, adopted May 31, 1968; amended effective April 1, 1978, by the modifications approved by the Board of Governors in Resolution No. 31–4, adopted April 30, 1976; and amended effective November 11, 1992, by the modifications approved by the Board of Governors in Resolution No. 45-3, adopted June 28, 1990.

International Standard Book Number: ISBN 9781557752765

April 1993

Reprinted June 1998

Reprinted March 2000

Reprinted December 2004

Articles of agreement of the International Monetary Fund (1944).

Protocols, etc., 1992

Articles of agreements of the International Monetary Fund, adopted at the United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference, Bretton Woods. New Hampshire. July 22, 1994, entered into force December 27, 1945, amended effective July 28, 1969, by the modifications approved by the Board of Governors in Resolution No. 23–5… and amended effective November II. 1992, by the modifications approved by the Board of Governors in Resolution No. 45-3, adopted June 28, 1990,—Washington. DC. : International Monetary Fund. 1992.

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ISBN 1-55775-276-1

I. International Monetary Fund. I. Title: Articles of agreement of the International Monetary Fund. II. United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference (1944 : Bretton Woods. N.H.) HG388I 5.I58A6 1992

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Articles of Agreement of the International Monetary Fund

The Governments on whose behalf the present Agreement is signed agree as follows:

Introductory Article

  • (i) The International Monetary Fund is established and shall operate in accordance with the provisions of this Agreement as originally adopted and subsequently amended.

  • (ii) To enable the Fund to conduct its operations and transactions, the Fund shall maintain a General Department and a Special Drawing Rights Department. Membership in the Fund shall give the right to participation in the Special Drawing Rights Department.

  • (iii) Operations and transactions authorized by this Agreement shall be conducted through the General Department, consisting in accordance with the provisions of this Agreement of the General Resources Account, the Special Disbursement Account, and the Investment Account; except that operations and transactions involving special drawing rights shall be conducted through the Special Drawing Rights Department.

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