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Deals of the year 2020

Deals of the Year 2020 - Middle East

May 1, 2020

A celebration of the top deals in the Middle East over the past year.

How to fund crisis recovery while protecting the climate

April 14, 2020

The EU could finance a response to Covid-19 and expand its climate commitments.

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Crédit Agricole becomes a European panda bond pioneer

April 13, 2020

Crédit Agricole envisages its debut panda bond, which will fund its Chinese subsidiary, to be the first of many. 

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Barclays breaks records with Italian and Greek issuances

April 13, 2020

Timing was of the essence to achieve a strong performance on Italian and Greek sovereign issuances, on both of which Barclays was a joint bookrunner. 

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Can Norway’s Oil Fund chart a course to a greener future?

April 10, 2020

Norway’s sovereign wealth fund is trying to reconcile its dependence on fossil fuels and a green future. Peter McGill reports.

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BMO Capital Markets CEO focuses on community responsibility

April 10, 2020

BMO Capital Markets’ CEO talks about the importance of building strong relationships with customers and being a good corporate citizen for delivering long-term value.

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The Maldives makes its capital markets move

April 8, 2020

The Maldives Stock Exchange may be small by international standards, but it has big ambitions to expand the country’s capital markets and boost innovation in the process.  

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Is Guyana’s oil boom good news or bad for its economy?

April 6, 2020

The discovery of oil will likely transform Guyana’s economy. But there are downsides to sudden resource-related wealth, as other developing economies have learned. 

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A drastic shift in fortunes for leveraged finance

April 6, 2020

Covid-19 has slammed the brakes on what had been a very busy start to 2020 for high-yield bond and leveraged loan issuance. 

How prepared are G7 banks to cope with coronavirus?

March 17, 2020

Banks across the G7 are entering this period of significant turbulence from differing starting positions.

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