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Moody's Talks - Emerging Markets Decoded

Episode 5
May 27, 2020

G-20 debt relief plan no panacea for vulnerable emerging markets

Original publish date: May 27, 2020

Inside this episode:

  • Lucie Villa of the Sovereign team discusses a debt relief initiative for low-income countries grappling with liquidity pressures. 
  • Daniela Jayesuria of the Structured Finance team offers insights on coronavirus-related debt moratoriums for individual and corporate borrowers in Latin America, one of the biggest securitization markets in emerging markets.​​​​​

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