Delivers news, company and financial data direct from more than 80 emerging markets in Asia, Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa. It gives emerging market specialists worldwide one-stop Internet access to mission-critical information straight from the local markets and from over 16,000 publications.
Part of ISI Emerging Markets, IFIS is an information service designed to meet the needs of Sharia-compliant finance industry participants. It provides information on market opportunities in the world of Islamic finance and includes top news, company information, financial markets data, research reports, legal & current affairs, deal details and league tables and Sharia rulings.
Provides access to Fitch's global credit ratings and research. The four sectors to which Bank Group and IMF staff currently have access via this service are Banks, Insurance, Sovereigns & Subnationals, and European & Int'l Structured Finance.
The Institutional Repository of Fund Documents is an electronic library providing access to Executive Board documents and certain others including technical assistance reports (subject to document security policies).
Convened in April 1999, at the initiative of G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors, to promote international financial stability, improve the functioning of financial markets and reduce the tendency for financial shocks to propagate from country to country, thus destabilizing the world economy.