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     Emerging Markets Debt Daily
    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    China’s Emerging Industries PMI stayed in expansion territory in April, but details show that additional policy support is fully justified. Brazil’s Senate approved the “war budget” bill that allows the central bank to buy bonds.

    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 17, 2020

    Argentina Debt Proposal Arrived

    by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    Argentina submitted a broad outline of its external debt restructuring proposal. China’s Q1 GDP was predictably weak, but monthly domestic activity indicators show a rebound.

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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 16, 2020

    Debt Reprieve for Low Income Countries

    by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    G20 granted a temporary suspension of official bilateral debt payments to lower-income countries. Argentina is expected to present its external debt restructuring proposal later today.

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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 15, 2020

    IMF to the Rescue!

    by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    The IMF spring meeting started on a gloomy note, but there is noticeable progress in debt relief for lower-income countries. China’s central bank delivered a sizable 20bps cut in its 1-year Medium-Term Lending Facility.

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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 14, 2020

    China Trade Corroborates Recovery Story

    by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    China’s latest trade numbers, especially imports, support the gradual rebound narrative. South Africa surprised with an emergency 100bps rate cut.

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