BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//eluceo/ical//2.0/EN VERSION:2.0 CALSCALE:GREGORIAN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:8b0482252b6a6cae79749fd1892be206 DTSTAMP:20240419T152923Z SUMMARY:7th Annual Sovereign Debt Restructuring Conference DESCRIPTION: \n\nHIGH INTEREST RATES\, DEBT DISTRESSES AND SOVEREIGN DEBT\n RESTRUCTURINGS: HAVE WE REACHED PEAK?\n\nThe increase in interest rates ov er the past two years has led to\nhigher borrowing costs and sovereign deb t servicing. This\, along with\na strong U.S. dollar and slowing global ec onomic growth\, has resulted\nin a growing number of developing countries ’ debt distresses and\nrestructurings\, including Ghana\, Sri Lanka and Malawi.\n\nCurrently\, governments\, International Financial Institutions and\nmarket analysts expect that inflation\, the underlying force of the\n prevailing high interest rates\, will subside soon and subsequently\ninter est rates. Such developments will provide a respite to current\ndebt press ures and push for restructurings.\n\nThe conference intends to provide a f orum for exchanging views on the\ncurrent state of affairs and offer insig hts for future developments.\n DTSTART:20240222T133000Z DTEND:20240222T180000Z LOCATION:Gerri C. LeBow Hall\, 3220 Market Street\, 722\, Philadelphia\, PA 19104 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR