Fitch cuts view on global sovereign debt

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Fitch cuts view on global sovereign debt

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LONDON : Credit rating agency Fitch downgraded its view on sovereign debt on Thursday on concerns about the rise in global borrowing costs and the potential for a flurry of new defaults.

"Most exposed are emerging market (EM) sovereigns, but some highly indebted developed markets are at risk as well, including in the euro zone".

The number of countries seeing their credit ratings cut has begun to rise again this year as the pressures have built.

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Topics: Mccormack Ratings Mediacorp Costs Sovereign Countries Inflation Credit Sovereigns Global Fitch

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Published On: 2022-07-01, 00:38:55

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