Greg Makoff on Default: The Landmark Court Battle over Argentina’s $100 Billion Debt Restructuring

Wed 22 May 2024

Greg, a senior fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation, will talk about his book Default, the riveting story of Argentina’s sovereign debt drama, which reveals the obscure inner workings of sovereign debt restructuring. It describes the intense fight over the role of the IMF in Argentina’s 2005 debt restructuring and the ensuing bitter decade of litigation with holdout creditors, demonstrating that outcomes for sovereign debt are determined by a complex interplay between financial markets, governments, the IMF, the press, and the courts.

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Upcoming event: On Wednesday 19th June 2024 May East will talk about Urban planning errors. The double mistake of modernism and the motorisation of our lifestyles…

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Paul Kosmetatos: Anglo-Dutch financial connections and contrasts

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The Library of Mistakes Course

Advanced Valuation in Financial Markets

The online version of our renowned course, is available for both finance professionals and nonprofessionals.

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In conjunction with Heriot-Watt University

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