April 12 - Economic risks remain high and the current situation is fragile, International Monetary Fund Chief Christine Lagarde said in a speech on Thursday. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Rough cut. No reporter narration. International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde delivers a speech at the Brookings Institution. Economic data in the U.S. are encouraging and have helped ease stress on financial markets, she said, but went on to warn Europe remains a risk.