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     Emerging Markets Debt Daily
    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    China’s activity gauges show that weak global growth poses near-term risks for recovery. Turkey’s trade deficit continues to widen as the central bank’s interventions keep the currency artificially strong.

    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 29, 2020

    Turkey – What’s Next for the Lira?

    by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    Turkey continues to waste the international reserves to support the currency. The external backdrop for EM growth remains challenging.

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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 28, 2020

    Brazil Gets a Reprieve

    by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    Brazil suspends the controversial post-COVID program, calming the market. Mexico’s trade surplus increases on weaker domestic demand.

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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 27, 2020

    Brazil – On the Crossroads

    by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    Brazil’s political risks are still elevated, despite some positive headlines. Mexico’s surprisingly low unemployment was probably due to technical factors rather than the worsening data quality.

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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 24, 2020

    Brazil – Politics Gets in the Way

    by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    Brazilian assets were hit by heightened political risk. Russia and China introduced additional monetary accommodation.

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