Latest External debt Stories

2011-03-01 03:59:00

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Debt Collections Handbook which will be released by Atradius Collections in its fourth edition next month reveals the enormous differences in debt expiring in based on statute of limitations. The International Debt Collections Handbook is created by experts in country-specific debt collection procedures and legislation that present a major challenge for businesses.

2010-09-28 18:23:34

Researchers from North Carolina State University have identified a “tipping point” for national debt – the point at which national debt levels begin to have an adverse effect on economic growth.

2010-09-22 07:59:00

ITASCA, Illinois, September 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest "Global Collections Review" survey, undertaken by leading credit management and collections specialist Atradius Collections, assesses the current commercial debt collection trends and practices with almost 4,000 companies in 22 countries across Europe, the Americas and the Asia Pacific region, one of which is the US. This third study is the most comprehensive to date and not only includes data on two new countries, Hungary...

2010-05-05 06:02:00

LONDON, May 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Why a Decisive Election Outcome is Imperative - We Need 'Action This Day' - We Must Tackle the Deficit - a Hung Parliament Will Result in Dangerous Indecision The British electorate needs to be decisive on 6th May, since it is imperative that government signals positive intent to the markets by taking immediate and resolute action over excessive public spending and a spiralling national debt.

2010-03-03 07:00:00

AMSTERDAM, March 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Atradius Collections, the global expert in domestic and cross-border debt collections, releases today the new extended edition of its International Debt Collections Handbook. With cash flow improvements still on the priority list of businesses this year, the Atradius International Debt Collections Handbook provides practical information on different facets of the collections process in countries around the world - from amicable to legal, as well...

2006-01-03 19:32:49

By Damian Wroclavsky BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (Reuters) - Argentina canceled its entire $9.5 billion debt to the International Monetary Fund on Tuesday, effectively cutting free from the Washington-based lender after years of bitter clashes.

2005-10-20 01:14:56

PARIS (Reuters) - The Paris Club of sovereign creditors has signed a comprehensive debt relief deal with Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation, a source close to the 19-member Club said on Thursday. "The deal is done," the source said.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.