Deputy Director of IMF Lipton arrived in Kiev

Came to Kiev the first Deputy managing Director, International monetary Fund (IMF) David Lipton. It is reported by the IMF resident representative office in Ukraine.

It is expected that Lipton will be in Kiev on an official visit until September 14.

Recall, the IMF approved a four-year program of crediting Ukraine’s economy EFF 17.5 billion. in March of 2015. In this programme, our country has received from Fund of four loan tranches in the total amount of 8.7 billion dollars.


  • The IMF mission today arrived in Ukraine

According to the results of the third review of the EFF, the international monetary Fund called on Ukrainian authorities to achieve more rapid and sustainable growth to accelerate structural reforms, starting with privatization and market development of agricultural lands, and noted the lack of concrete results in the fight against corruption.

As reported, despite the fact that land reform IMF officials were allowed to push for the end of the year, is still actual changes in the pension system, privatization and fight against corruption. Today” has learned when and how are we going to give the IMF money, and how it will affect the hryvnia exchange rate.