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- U.S. assurances cited on bonds in Brazil deal. Kraus, James R. // American Banker;10/4/1993, Vol. 158 Issue 190, p22
Reports on the United States issuance of bonds to guarantee a debt-reduction deal for Brazil with commercial creditors bank. Brazil's seeking of an agreement with the International Monetary Fund; Amount needed by Brazil to buy zero coupon US Treasury bonds; Market purchases rejected.
- Russian debt may convert to eurobonds. // Budapest Business Journal;11/25/2002, Vol. 10 Issue 49, p21
Reports that Hungary would consider converting Russia state debt to Hungary into eurobonds, according to Imre Javorszky, head of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce in Moscow, Russia. Partial settlement of Russia's outstanding commercial debts; Trade surplus accumulated by Hungary of transferable...
- Turkey. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;1/21/2000, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p26
Discloses that the government has tapped the international markets for millions of dollars in Turkey's largest ever sovereign debt issue. Terms of the bond offering; Significance of the lower pricing for Turkish paper.
- External Debt Jumps. // Emerging Markets Monitor;1/9/2006, Vol. 11 Issue 37, p4
The article looks at the status of the external debts of Brazil, Turkey and the Philippines. A positive performance for the Brazilian US$Global 40 and the Turkish US$ Global 30 bonds is reported. A slow performance, on the other hand, is revealed for the Philippines US$ Global 25 bond.
- Ecuador Default Stirs Fear of a Ripple Effect
. KRAUS, JAMES R. // American Banker;9/3/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 170, p4
States that Ecuador and its creditors are unlikely to reach an arrangement on restructuring the country's international bonds by the end of September 1999. Impact of the failure on the global financial markets; Ecuador's failure to make a $96 million payment due on September 7; Ecuador's...
- EMM Launches Bond Index. // Emerging Markets Monitor;11/18/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 30, p1
Presents the bond sentiment index, a monthly gauge of how investment banks are weighing their external debt portfolios, of several regions as of November 2002. Asia; Latin America; Europe.
- Optimism Prevails. // Emerging Markets Monitor;9/26/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 24, p1
Presents an outlook for the bond and debt dynamics across emerging markets (EM) for 2005. Factors contributing to the EM debt asset class; Performance of the September Bond Sentiment Index; Outlook for the Latin American market.
- Optimal Portfolios for External Debt in Developing Countries: The Potential Role of Commodity-Linked Bonds. Meyers, Robert J.; Thompson, Stanley R. // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;May89, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p517
Investigates how commodity linked bonds could be used by developing countries to hedge the risks associated with their external debt position. Risks of general obligation loans; Characteristics of international financial instruments; Model of optimal external debt allocation.
- OUR REPUDIATED STATE DEBTS. Howland, Charles P. // Foreign Affairs;Apr1928, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p395
Eight of the sovereign States of the American Union owe large sums upon their bonds. They refuse to pay those sums, whether the face amount of the bonds or the amounts or benefits received by the States at the time they were issued, or any compromise amount. Many of these bonds are held by...