04.02.2011 - Middle East debt insurance costs rise, Markit says
From Arabianbusiness.com: The cost of insuring Egyptian and other Middle Eastern debt against default rose on Thursday after supporters of president Hosni Mubarak killed at least five anti-government protestors in Cairo. Egypt's five-year credit default swaps rose twelve basis points from Wednesday's close to 400 bps, according to Markit, but remain below nearly-two-year highs of 450 bps hit earlier this week..............................................Full Article: Source
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