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Lowy warns on India ‘financing catastrophe’

Lowy warns on India ‘financing catastrophe’

November 11, 2019
By CHRIS WRIGHT

It was a bold call to launch a specialist credit business in Asia in 2009, but SC Lowy celebrates its 10th birthday as an established figure in distressed debt and high yield not just at home but also increasingly in Europe.

Country risk: Azerbaijan is on its way back

Country risk: Azerbaijan is on its way back

November 07, 2019
By JEREMY WELTMAN

Improving growth and twin surpluses should give some heart to potential investors eyeing recent political changes heralding economic reforms, but maintaining momentum is key.

Japan across the decades

Japan across the decades

November 07, 2019

There were times in the late 1970s and 1980s when Japan dominated entire editions of Euromoney.

Central and Eastern Europe more stories

VTB bets big on digital

VTB bets big on digital

October 11, 2019
By LUCY FITZGEORGE-PARKER

VTB has long lagged state-owned rival Sberbank in terms of profitability, but with sanctions limiting access to capital the pressure is on to close the gap – chairman Andrey Kostin explains why digital transformation and aggressive retail growth hold the key to success for Russia’s second-largest lender.

Turkey’s risk score still sliding

Turkey’s risk score still sliding

October 03, 2019
By JEREMY WELTMAN

Contributors to Euromoney’s country risk survey are even more negative on the sovereign’s outlook, just as Erdogan’s comments on Syria have weakened the lira.

Latin America more stories

Can credit pop Brazil’s fintechs?

Can credit pop Brazil’s fintechs?

November 04, 2019
By ROB DWYER

As the number of financial technology startups in Brazil balloons, there is a growing sense that the pin to puncture their growth is one critical area of operation: credit.

Middle East and Africa more stories

Euromoney Country Risk more stories

Country risk: Azerbaijan is on its way back

Country risk: Azerbaijan is on its way back

November 07, 2019
By JEREMY WELTMAN

Improving growth and twin surpluses should give some heart to potential investors eyeing recent political changes heralding economic reforms, but maintaining momentum is key.

Turkey’s risk score still sliding

Turkey’s risk score still sliding

October 03, 2019
By JEREMY WELTMAN

Contributors to Euromoney’s country risk survey are even more negative on the sovereign’s outlook, just as Erdogan’s comments on Syria have weakened the lira.