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Moody's Talks - Emerging Markets Decoded

Episode 3
July 21, 2021

Credit risks for Sub-Saharan African sovereigns and banks rise; telecom sector a bright spot

Inside this episode

Elisa Parisi-Capone from the Sovereigns team and Peter Mushangwe from the Financial Institutions team join host Thaddeus Best to discuss how liquidity risks have risen for Sub-Saharan sovereigns with less-developed domestic capital markets, and the pandemic-induced asset quality deterioration of some of the largest regional banks. Also, Lisa Jaeger discusses one sector in the region experiencing growth: telecom companies.

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