Loan bankers scramble to fill void left by failing Russia

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By Dan Alderson
21 Aug 2014

Loan bankers have every reason to be getting twitchy. Any lingering hopes of Russian deals getting a reprieve were finally extinguished this week as fighting continued in Ukraine and tensions with Russia escalated, writes Dan Alderson.

The prospect among loan bankers this week that the Russian market will be dead at least until the end of the year leaves a gaping hole in the second half pipeline and means banks are making a bold reassessment of their ability to meet targets, the ...

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