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CMC Meets with IMF Official

CMC met with a senior officer from IMF’s public relations team to discuss issues of global importance in the financial regulatory space. In addition to financial regulation, other topics that were discussed at the meeting included the U.S. debt ceiling and fiscal situation, the Eurozone crisis, commodities prices and the rise of Asian economies.