17.12.2015 - IMF Says Ukraine Bond Owned by Russia Is Official Sovereign Debt
The International Monetary Fundís executive board ruled that a bond sold by Ukraine to Russia should be considered official sovereign debt, putting pressure on Ukrainian officials to start restructuring talks with their Russian counterparts. The bond was acquired by and is held by Russiaís National Wealth Fund, an agency acting on behalf of the Russian government, according to a staff paper considered by the board. Russia bought a $3 billion bond from the government of former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych in 2013...............................................Full Article: Source
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