Debt swap

Why convertible bonds are the asset class of the time

July 10, 2021 IN THE MIDDLE March of last year, as the coronavirus pandemic was setting in, a U.S. private equity boss was asked how his industry would cope with the shock. Companies owned by buyout companies would first seek to get into debt wherever and whenever they could. Raising …

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Priority to intermediate imports of capital goods – CB

The government and the Central Bank have ensured that trade is not unduly disrupted and that imports of intermediate goods and equipment are given priority over imports, Central Bank Governor Professor WD Lakshman said. government’s ability to meet its obligations. He said reports published or disseminated by some media indicate …

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Pakistan in troubled waters: La Tribune India

G Parthasarathy Chancellor, Jammu Central University and Former High Commissioner to Pakistan Five decades after its surrender in Dhaka, Pakistan observes that Bangladesh, which remained poor due to its exploitation by West Pakistan, is today a dynamic and increasingly prosperous country. Bangladesh, with a population of 160 million, now competes …

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