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Deal on Bank Debts should ease Eurosceptic momentum across Europe

The year 2008 proved to be a landmark in Europe’s economic meltdown, a year in which policy makers began to realise the true losses on loans advanced by banks across peripheral Europe. 916 more words

Economic Affairs

Use of Sovereign Bonds may help stem corruption in African Governments

By Bernard Wainaina
CEO,Profarms Consultants®

Can international sovereign bonds change the way African governments manage public funds and stem
or end corruption?

The answer is yes and no. 607 more words


US Debt emerges as one of the best performing assets so far in 2014

  • Long-dated US sovereign bonds have arisen as one of this year’s strongest performing assets, eclipsing gains in the benchmark S&P 500 stock index and commodities including oil and gold.
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Watch out, Argentina—Puerto Rico is vying for your crown as the world's least reliable borrower

For the better part of two years, Argentina has been a byword for bad government finances. And investors have bet that it was the country most likely to default on its debt. 319 more words