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Flight of ‘Black Elephants’ Has Ukraine’s Gontareva on Alert

  • Global economy faces ‘very dangerous’ times, Gontareva says
  • IMF shielding Ukraine, central bank governor says in interview
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The outlook for the global economy is so unpredictable that even crisis-ridden Ukraine’s central bank governor is grappling for new metaphors to describe it.

“The situation is very dangerous and nervous everywhere,” Valeriya Gontareva said in interview in Kiev on Wednesday. “All these uncertainties, they are no longer black swans, they are black elephants flying around the world.”