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30 August 2013
Eurozone surprises with a cautious recovery and Latin America concludes its free trade agreement
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19 August 2013
David Godfrey takes over from David Havelock as UK Export Finance (UKEF) chief executive from 9 September 2013. Formerly chief risk officer at Pension Insurance Corporate, Godfrey has a strong...
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13 August 2013
If China is the global economy’s engine of growth, then the US is most definitely the foundation that supports its stability says ADRIAN LEWERS In the US, and even in Europe, economic data...
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2 August 2013
UK: Positive surprise on growth Growth accelerated in Q2, to +0.6% q/q, slightly above EH forecasts, after +0.3% in Q1. All the main industry sectors improved for the first time since Q2 2010,...
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23 July 2013
While south-south trade flows between Latin America and Asia are generating business opportunities, corporates need to manage the risks more closely, say THOMAS KRIEGER and AGNES VARGAS
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19 July 2013
China’s trade down in Q2 and Brazilian Central Bank increases benchmark interest rate  by 50 bps to 8.5%       China: Second quarter of deceleration In Q2, GDP...
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9 July 2013
Economists at Coface's 2013 Country Risk Conference held on 13 June at London's British Library downgraded their GDP growth forecasts for not only the eurozone but BRIC economies as well.
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8 July 2013
The updated pricing matrix set out below shows the average range of prices that insurers would provide for comprehensive borrower non payment in each of the countries listed, for an average tenor...
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29 June 2013
Gold tumbles -24.5% since the beginning of 2013 and Qatar leadership moves from father to son Eurozone:  ESM – the devil is in the detail On 21 June, the Eurogroup established the...
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21 June 2013
Hassan Rohani wins Iran election and domestic consumption rather than exports drives Turkish Q1 growth   Eurozone: Demand remains weak Industrial production increased by +0.4% mo/mo in...
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17 June 2013
Japan's Q/Q Q1 GDP up 1% but Venezuela's decelerates to 0.7%
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6 June 2013
OPEC's oil output target still 30 million bbl/d and political risk in Turkey puts its investment grade status on hold
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31 May 2013
Financing for eurozone non financial corporations remains challenging and Ghana's key policy interest rate rises to 16%
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29 May 2013
Marina Polunina has extended her role at IBcontacts Holdings as a full partner in the four newly-established daughter companies of the Ukraine-consulting firm:
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24 May 2013
Global insolvencies forecast +8% and Russian Q1 growth slows
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20 May 2013
 China has a strong y/y April and Pakistan elects Nawaz Sharif Eurozone: Q1 GDP and outlook GDP contracted by -0.2% q/q in Q1—slightly below consensus expectations (-0.1%) and the...
Kateryna Barabash
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14 May 2013
IBcontacts Kateryna Barabash talks to CLARISSA DANN about growing up in pre- and post-Soviet Ukraine, export credit risk, and a large red cat
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9 May 2013
US non-farm payrolls up in April and incumbent PM Najib Razak wins Malaysia election with a reduced majority France: Economy on probation One year after his electoral success, President...
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