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- 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
- Canadian Sanctions Target Former Ukrainian Government Officials
The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) has issued a notice dated March 5, 2014, directing banks, trust companies, insurers and other federally regulated financial institutions (FRFIs) to immediately freeze assets of the former ...
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- What Could Cause a Ukraine Default?
Ukraine’s economic and political crisis may be heating up, but Kiev still has enough emergency cash reserves to cover its obligations for the next two months, The Wall Street Journal Real Time Economics blog reported. But what would it take to push t ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/03/2014 - 22:42 - 0 comments
- Russia Gas Threat Shows Putin Using Pipelines to Press Ukraine
OAO Gazprom’s threat to end natural gas discounts for Ukraine adds to the financial burden on the near-bankrupt government in Kiev and makes Europe’s energy supply part of the escalating crisis, Bloomberg News reported. Russia’s gas-export monopoly said ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/02/2014 - 19:19 - 0 comments