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This isn’t a corporation: US Treasury’s debt maturity management

Acting like a tactical issuer would be unwise
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Argentina and Germany: two very different fiscal problems

Argentina and Germany: two very different fiscal problems

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Finding a responsible path forward will shape their destinies
German budget disarray sends out powerful ripples beyond Berlin

German budget disarray sends out powerful ripples beyond Berlin

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Olaf Scholz, encountering Liz Truss moment, could face early elections
Scotland must be serious about ‘kilts’ for it to make sense

Scotland must be serious about ‘kilts’ for it to make sense

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Any issuance at present is purely symbolic
Scaling up sustainability-linked bonds issuance in emerging markets

Scaling up sustainability-linked bonds issuance in emerging markets

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Innovative financing instruments are not only distinct, they are necessary to ensure sustainable development
What's behind the US bond sell-off

What’s behind the US bond sell-off

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High yields are a temporary market imbalance
MDBs should be sensitive about the price of hybrid capital

MDBs should be sensitive about the price of hybrid capital

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More sources of funding need to be unlocked
International demand for European safe assets a ‘zero-sum game’

International demand for European safe assets a ‘zero-sum game’

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European triple-A public sector bond market saturated with similar ambitions
Africa continues to lay the groundwork for climate action

Africa continues to lay the groundwork for climate action

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AFMI countries progress in incorporating ESG measures into their market infrastructure
Overhauling bank regulation will boost liquidity of government bonds

Overhauling bank regulation will boost liquidity of government bonds

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Hedge funds should be free to act as primary dealers in Europe
Finance minister Mario Marcel says Chile becoming green finance hub

Finance minister Mario Marcel says Chile becoming green finance hub

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Ambitious plans for sustainability-linked borrowing and renewable production
European DMOs step up retail issuance but not all are convinced

European DMOs step up retail issuance but not all are convinced

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Belgium’s record-breaking retail bond transaction likened to a ‘monetary policy operation’
Greece is back but the recovery is not over

Greece is back but the recovery is not over

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Investment grade status awarded for the first time in 12 years
How debt-for-nature swaps can affect sovereign credit

How debt-for-nature swaps can affect sovereign credit

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Buyback of sovereign bonds at discount can be viewed as default by Moody’s
Fitch downgrade of US is odd but not pointless

Fitch downgrade of US is odd but not pointless

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The decision hopefully signals a longer-term wake-up call
Increase in foreign investors will help to stabilise UK gilt market

Increase in foreign investors will help to stabilise UK gilt market

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Overseas gilt holders bring value in diversity

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