Saturday, August 2, 2014

11 Countries Close To Bankruptcy

(H/T Aggedor)

As reported by Yahoo Finance, there are 11 countries which are close to going bankrupt.  After stating that Argentina recently failed make bond payment and thus defaulted on its debt, Yahoo notes:
Argentina is not the only country that has struggled, or even failed, to pay its debt in recent years. It is hardly the only country with a severely impaired credit rating either. Alongside Argentina, Moody’s currently lists 10 other countries with a rating of Caa1 or worse. A Caa1 rating is several notches below Ba1, which still carries substantial credit risk. Based on ratings from Moody’s Investors Service, these are the 11 countries at risk of default.
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