LTP Trade Finance IndexÖ - October performance update

LTP Trade Finance IndexÖ prices remain broadly stable in October.

The LTP Trade Finance IndexÖ - the independent total return index covering the trade finance asset class - was little changed in October. In general, secondary market prices for trade-related paper have remained broadly stable since the events of September 11th, despite a rapidly worsening outlook for the global economy. Of course, there have been some exceptions, notably in Argentina where plans for another debt restructuring have left observers scratching their heads as to whether this will constitute default. Argentine credit spreads rose within an uncertain and illiquid market, with an accompanying but far more muted increase in Brazilian spreads. Pricing in the other main trade finance markets remained broadly unchanged, although there are renewed...

FinanceAsia has updated its subscription model.

Registered readers now have the opportunity to read 5 articles from our award-winning website for free.

To obtain unlimited access to our award-winning exclusive news and analysis, we offer subscription packages, including single user, team (2-10 users), or office-wide licences.

To help you and your colleagues access our proprietary content, please contact us at subscriptions@financeasia.com, or +(852) 2122 5222

Article limit is reached.

Hello! You have used up all of your free articles on FinanceAsia.

To obtain unlimited access to our award-winning exclusive news and analysis, we offer subscription packages, including single user, team (2-10 users), or office-wide licences. To help you and your colleagues access our proprietary content, please contact us at subscriptions@financeasia.com, or +(852) 2122 5222