Bloomberg Anywhere Login


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

IMF Says U.S. Needs Clear Fiscal Plan Over Medium Term

Oct. 24 (Bloomberg) -- The International Monetary Fund wants the U.S. to find a lasting plan for dealing with its fiscal woes, while the fund welcomes the temporary agreement on raising the borrowing limit, a spokesman said.

“There needs to be a durable solution to the debt ceiling and uncertainty is not a healthy condition,” the IMF’s William Murray said at a press conference in Washington. “The U.S. needs to come up with a clear medium-term plan for dealing with its fiscal challenges.”

To contact the reporter on this story: Sandrine Rastello in Washington at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Chris Wellisz at

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.