Assessing External Liquidity Risk

November 2007
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Nov2007, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p10
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The article presents an economic outlook for the Baltic states. According to estimates, official reserves in Latvia cover only 33 percent of debt falling due within a year, the same ratio for Estonia is 36 percent and for Lithuania 55 percent. The article notes that Baltic governments have low debt ratios, domestic capital markets are small in size and foreign participation in them are modest.


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