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     Emerging Markets Debt Daily
    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

    The Turkish lira broke through the 7/U.S. Dollar level despite weeks of interventions. The U.S./China tensions are spiking up again.

    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    May 04, 2020

    Turkey Inflation Dips Lower – More Rate Cuts?

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

    Turkey’s inflation moderated further in April, leaving more room for rate cuts. Mexico’s remittances were surprisingly strong, but the World Bank expects a 20% decline in global remittances in 2020.

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    Emerging Markets Debt Daily

    April 30, 2020

    China Activity – Stronger External Headwinds

    by 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.

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    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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