TITLE

Peru: Brady's Last Gasp

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Emerging Markets Monitor;2/26/2007, Vol. 12 Issue 44, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts of the Peruvian government to re-profile its external debt load. The author states that the government is also planning to buy back up to U.S.$3.6 billion of dollar denominated bonds. The author also mentions that the operation would be aimed at swapping or buying back their outstanding Brady bonds maturing from 2017 to 2027.
ACCESSION #
24199348

 

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