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The default rate on bank loans is expected to increase in the euro zone

The number of eurozone businesses and households unable to repay their bank loans is set to rise, according to EY’s first European bank lending economic forecast. Loan losses are expected to reach a five-year high of 3.9% in 2023, although they will remain below the previous peak of 8.4% seen in 2013 during the eurozone […]

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Bank loan ETFs offer inflation-fighting potential

JThe Federal Reserve is two hikes away from its interest rate tightening cycle, and more – perhaps many, many more – could be on the way with inflation remaining elevated. So bond investors are feeling considerable pain. The widely followed Bloomberg US Aggregate Bond Index is down 10% year-to-date, and one of the most talked […]

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AII) raises to meet bank loan terms – The Market Herald

Find out more about this capital increase Be the first with news that moves the market It’s been a week since the brakes have definitely been on capital raisings, which is unsurprising given the overall market downturn. Exceptions, however, include Almonty Industries (AII) which announced that it had raised just under the $4.8 million needed […]

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The European Investment Bank’s largest loan for a railway project

The European Union (EU) to finance and support a project in Cameroon aimed at modernizing a 300 km railway line from Belabo to Ngaoundéré and increasing economic activity. At a previous meeting, it was announced that the European Investment Bank would provide a loan of €106 million and that the EU would provide a grant […]

Bank security

Off-duty officer shoots suspected robbers outside Chase Bank, security guard hospitalized

Robbery of armored truck turns into shooting at Chase Bank in North Harris County Authorities say a security guard was hospitalized after suspected thieves targeted an armored car in northern Harris County, where an off-duty officer allegedly fired on them. HOUSTON – Authorities say a security guard was hospitalized after suspected thieves targeted an armored […]

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Cameroon obtains $100 million loan from the World Bank to fight food insecurity

(Agence Ecofin) – In Cameroon, 8% of the GDP contribution to the agricultural sector is compromised each year due to the challenges facing the sector, according to the World Bank. This situation has a direct impact on the living conditions of nearly two million inhabitants. Therefore, local authorities try to solve the problems with the […]