Statement by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde on her Nomination as President of the European Central Bank
July 2, 2019
"I am honored to have been nominated for the Presidency of the European
Central Bank. In light of this, and in consultation with the Ethics
Committee of the IMF Executive Board, You have decided to temporarily
Relinquish my responsibilities as Managing Director of the IMF during the
nomination period. "
IMF Communications Department