Our selection of emerging markets-focused commentary on markets, economics and international policy, updated throughout the week
The East African ride to Middle Income - Africa Can End Poverty (World Bank blogs)
Global Monetary Relief From Asia - Economonitor
China: investing too little? - Beyond Brics
Trinidad and Tobago plans to achieve its target to balance its budget next year by cutting current spending rather than racking debt on the capital markets despite enthusiasm from investors for its paper.
Africa has been on the cusp of mainstream capital markets for years. While the continent made a breakthrough in the variety of issuance it produced in 2012-13, 2014 looks like it will be the year when African borrowers finally become established
Seen and heard in the corridors of the Annual Meetings
Emerging market bond markets may be heading for serious disruption in coming months even if the US Federal Reserve raises interest rates slowly and gently, bankers warned yesterday.
There is still pessimism in the business community but I feel the central bank and finance ministry are trying to get closer to the private sector in order to lift confidence
Paulina Yazigi Salamanca, Credicorp
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