Imf Establishment Agreement

2. If the commitment that remains at the Fund`s expense after the imposition under Article XXIV, Section 2, Point b), and no agreement is reached within six months of the closing date, the terminating member commits to it within three years of the end or within the longer period set by the Fund. The terminating participant fulfils this obligation, for example: (a) by paying a currency freely usable to the Fund, or b) by obtaining special drawing rights in accordance with Article XXIV, Section 6, of the General Resource Account, or in agreement with a participant designated by the Fund or another holder, and by compensating for these special drawing rights. 1. If the remaining commitment to be pending after the imposition pursuant to Article XXIV, point b), is notified to the terminating participant and if the agreement on liquidation between the Fund and the terminating member is not reached within six months of the termination date, the Fund terminates this balance of special drawing rights in equal semi-annual tranches within a maximum of five years from the closing date. The Fund maintains this balance, as it determines: (a) by paying the terminated member the sums made available by other fund participants in accordance with Article XXIV, Section 5, or (b) by allowing the terminating subscriber to use his special drawing rights to obtain his own currency or currency freely usable from a participant designated by the Fund. , the general resource account or another owner. The scientific consensus is that IMF decision-making is not just technocratic, but also driven by political and economic concerns. [146] The United States is the most powerful member of the IMF, and its influence extends even to decision-making on individual credit contracts.

[147] In the past, the United States has openly opposed the loss of what Finance Minister Jacob Lew described in 2015 as the “leader” of the IMF and the “ability of the United States to develop international standards and practices.” [148] The money the Fund receives from a resilient participant is used by the Fund to exchange the special drawing rights of participants in proportion to the amount that each participant`s participation in the Special Drawing Rights at the time of receipt of the currency from the Fund exceeds its cumulative net allocation. Special drawing rights thus collected and special drawing rights received by a participant terminate, in accordance with the provisions of this agreement, in order to satisfy any waterproofing agreement or scheduleD rates due and charged at this rate are void. 5. When a member has reached an agreement with the Fund covered in point 3, the Fund uses the currencies of other members assigned to that member in accordance with point 2 (d) to pay the member`s currency, the other members who have entered into agreements with the Fund under 3, under 3.