Aug 11 2022
Cost of borrowing - sovereign debt in Africa with Gregory Smith
In this episode, Emerging Markets Fund Manager at M&G Investments Gregory Smith. We discuss China's evolving role in and engagement with African countries, debt relief, Eurobond issuances and the importance of debt transparency. Gregory recently published a book "Where Credit is Due" that draws from his analysis of various African economies' transitions over the last 10-15 years. He unpacks the complexity of the African debt and provides forward-thinking solutions that can help preserve African countries' international market access while meeting development goals.