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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    Natalia Gurushina, Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income

    China introduces additional targeted measures to shield domestic demand. Turkey’s inflation looks OK for now, but cracks are appearing.

    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 02, 2020

    Debt Relief Moves to the Forefront

    by Natalia Gurushina, Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income

    Multilateral agencies started to work on the COVID-19 action plan for poorer countries. Colombia was downgraded by Fitch, and negative outlook implies that it might eventually lose investment grade status.

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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 01, 2020

    Turkey – I Want QE and I Want It Now

    by Natalia Gurushina, Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income

    Turkey announces its own asset purchase program. Indonesia introduces a sizable fiscal package, but already talks about bringing the budget deficit down once the crisis is over.

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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    March 31, 2020

    China Activity Gauges Bounce Back

    by Natalia Gurushina, Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income

    China’s official activity gauges rebounded in March, but this is not a signal that domestic activity returned to normal. Mexico started to use the FX swap line with the U.S. Federal Reserve.

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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    March 30, 2020

    China Scales Up Stimulus

    by Natalia Gurushina, Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income

    China’s central bank unexpectedly cut its 7-day reverse repo rate, while the Politburo authorized a wider fiscal deficit. Moody’s downgraded South Africa to sub-investment grade, which might lead to additional outflows due to index exclusion.

     

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