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- Ukraine Will Need More Bailout Funding, IMF’s Lagarde Says
Ukraine will need additional bailout financing from outside the International Monetary Fund to keep the war-torn economy afloat, the head of the IMF said Thursday. The cost of the conflict with Russia-backed separatists has changed the country’s cash nee ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 10/09/2014 - 22:37 - 0 comments
- Ukraine's KVV Group To Buy Latvia's Insolvent Steelmaker
Ukraine's KVV Group has offered to buy Latvia's insolvent steelmaker Liepajas Metalurgs for 107 million euros ($138 million), the insolvency administrator said on Tuesday, Reuters reported. Liepajas Metalurgs, the only producer of rolled steel ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 09/09/2014 - 22:19 - 0 comments
- Ukraine May Need Additional Financing if Fighting Continues, IMF Says
Ukraine is facing a $3.5 billion funding gap and could need additional financing worth $19 billion next year if fighting continues through 2015, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday in its latest review of the emergency bailout, The Wall Street ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 09/02/2014 - 22:38 - 0 comments
- Ukraine Seeks Swiss Help in Recovering Former Regime's Frozen Assets
Ukraine has asked Switzerland for help in recovering assets moved to the Alpine country by members of ousted leader Viktor Yanukovych's inner circle, according to a Swiss official, The Wall Street Journal reported. Since the start of the summer, ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 08/19/2014 - 21:31 - 0 comments
- Ukraine Holds Talks With Creditors About Possible Debt Restructuring
Ukraine's government held informal talks with private bondholders about the possibility of extending the maturities of its debt to help buy the country breathing room to repair its economy, a top banking industry group said Thursday, The Wall Stre ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 06/19/2014 - 23:04 - 0 comments
- World Bank Approves $1.5 Billion in Development Projects for Ukraine
The World Bank on Thursday approved $1.5 billion in funding for three Ukraine development projects as part of a larger international financing package, The Wall Street Journal reported. "We are stepping up our assistance to Ukraine because we wa ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 05/22/2014 - 22:19 - 0 comments
- Ukraine Carve-Up Risks Debt Default
Ukraine could be forced to restructure or reissue its debt if further devolution of its provinces takes place, according to a new report, Forbes reported. Today Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyst Vadim Khramov outlined a range of separation scenar ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 05/13/2014 - 21:59 - 0 comments
- IMF Board to Consider $17 Billion Ukraine Bailout April 30
The International Monetary Fund's executive board is tentatively scheduled to consider a $17 billion bailout for Ukraine on April 30, two people familiar with the matter said Wednesday, The Wall Street Journal reported. IMF staff are currently v ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 04/23/2014 - 22:05 - 0 comments
- Without Reforms Ukraine To Default In 2014
Kiev must impose tough reforms and austerity, otherwise even with billions of dollars of aid Ukraine will default in 2014, the coup-imposed Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk warns. It comes after the IMF agreed a bailout package worth up to $18 billion, R ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/27/2014 - 22:11 - 0 comments
- IMF Rushes Through $15 Billion Ukraine Bailout
The International Monetary Fund is expected to announce a rescue package for Ukraine of about $15bn as early as Thursday in hopes that the initial aid payments could be made by the end of April, according to officials involved in the negotiations, the ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/26/2014 - 20:50 - 0 comments