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Hedge funds are pouncing on companies infected by coronavirus

Mar 28, 2020 - 4:45 PM

Hedge funds are aiming to persuade clients that the current economic crisis and the uncertainties in fact present a unique investment opportunity

Argentina passes bill to end 15-year debt battle

Mar 31, 2016 - 3:32 PM

The vote clears the final legislative hurdle for the deal and paves the way for the government to pay off creditors that rejected Argentina s efforts to restructure its mountain of defaulted debt

DISCUSSING DEBT. Argentine senators debate the status of debt with several creditors in Buenos Aires, Argentina, March 30, 2016. Sturla Fernando/EPA

Argentina, 'vulture' funds end 15-year debt battle

Mar 01, 2016 - 11:02 AM

UPDATED The deal opens the door for the South American country to escape financial pariah status

Argentine bank notes pictured on December 7, 2011 in Buenos Aires. Daniel Garcia/AFP

New Argentine gov't resumes talks with 'vulture' creditors

Jan 14, 2016 - 8:02 AM

President Mauricio Macri says he hopes for a reasonable agreement with the creditors

Argentine bank notes pictured on December 7, 2011 in Buenos Aires. Daniel Garcia/AFP

US judge calls for Argentina to make next interest payment

Nov 11, 2014 - 9:09 AM

The judge said he was postponing a hearing that had been set for December 9 on the case to allow Buenos Aires to make payment

Argentine bank notes pictured on December 7, 2011 in Buenos Aires. Daniel Garcia/AFP

US court ruling on Argentine debt violates int'l law – Buenos Aires

Sep 30, 2014 - 7:50 AM

Argentina: The ruling by Judge Thomas Griesa saying that the Argentine Republic is in contempt of court violates international law the UN Charter and the OAS charter

Argentine bank notes pictured on December 7, 2011 in Buenos Aires. Daniel Garcia/AFP

Argentine leader seeks pope's backing for debt battle

Sep 19, 2014 - 8:18 AM

The hedge funds won a decision that derailed Argentina s bid to restructure its debt by barring it from paying creditors who had accepted 70 losses without also paying the plaintiffs the full 1 3 billion due

KIRCHNER. Argentinian president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner delivers a speech during a conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 11 September 2014.Ramiro Gomez/EPA

Argentine lawmakers OK debt payment alternatives

Sep 04, 2014 - 2:17 PM

Argentina s lawmakers approve a measure that would transfer the payment site for the country s restructured debt obligations from New York to Buenos Aires

The Argentinean Senate session in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 06 August 2014. Fernando Sturla/EPA

Buenos Aires moves to pay bondholders in Argentina – Kirchner

Aug 20, 2014 - 10:26 AM

Buenos Aires moves to pay bondholders domestically after a US bank left it unable to do so President Cristina Kirchner said

Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner speaks during a ceremony at the government house in Buenos Aires on July 31, 2014. Daniel Garcia/AFP

Hedge funds fail to clinch Argentina debt deal

Aug 14, 2014 - 9:59 AM

Negotiations break down over a possible bank purchase of the 1 3 billion in Argentine bonds owned by holdout funds that would allow the country to exit default

Argentine bank notes pictured on December 7, 2011 in Buenos Aires. Daniel Garcia/AFP

Asian stocks slip after major US sell-off

Aug 01, 2014 - 1:15 PM

Asian markets ends their recent rally after the Dow posts its biggest single sell off since February

SELL-OFF. Asian markets ends their recent rally on August 1 after the Dow posted its biggest single sell-off since February on weak eurozone data, news of Argentina's debt default, and a rise in US jobless claims shook the market. File photo from AFP

US judge urges Argentina, hedge funds to avoid default

Jul 23, 2014 - 7:23 AM

US judge: A default is the worst thing I don t want that People will be hurt

NO DEBT DEFAULT, SAYS KIRCHNER. Argentine bank notes pictured on December 7, 2011 in Buenos Aires. Daniel Garcia/AFP

Argentina won't make bond payment in US – official

Jun 19, 2014 - 11:11 AM

US District Judge Thomas Griesa earlier lifted a stay requiring Argentina to pay hedge funds that refused to join a restructuring of the country s debt

NO DEBT DEFAULT, SAYS KIRCHNER. Argentine bank notes pictured on December 7, 2011 in Buenos Aires. Daniel Garcia/AFP

US Supreme Court rejects Argentine debt appeals

Jun 17, 2014 - 10:18 AM

The justices effectively uphold an August 2013 New York appeals court ruling that ordered Argentina to pay NML Capital and other hedge funds that had refused to participate in a restructuring deal for debt on which Buenos Aires defaulted in 2001

NO DEBT DEFAULT, SAYS KIRCHNER. Argentine bank notes pictured on December 7, 2011 in Buenos Aires. Daniel Garcia/AFP

Yahoo! launches probe in CEO credentials flap

May 09, 2012 - 6:38 AM

Yahoo bows to pressure and creates a committee to further review its new CEO s background