IMF says Ukraine debt restructuring talks ‘on track’

By Thomson Reuters Jun 6, 2024 | 10:25 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ukraine’s debt restructuring talks with bondholders and other creditors are ‘on track,’ with discussions continuing, International Monetary Fund spokesperson Julie Kozack said on Thursday.

Kozack told a regular news briefing that the IMF board would consider a staff-level agreement for the latest review of Ukraine’s $15.6 billion IMF loan program in the coming weeks. The agreement, announced on May 31, would release a $2.2 billion disbursement to Kyiv.

(Reporting by David Lawder)