Definition of 'sovereign debt'
Example sentences containing 'sovereign debt'
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Companies are watching the sovereign debt crisis in Europe with concern.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
This national fiscal responsibility enabled the vicious spirals of bank losses and sovereign debt distress in periphery Europe.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Sometimes it manifested itself as a sovereign debt crisis, but they are in part two sides of the same coin.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Brazil has said that all the Bric countries are suffering slowing growth because of the euro area's failure to resolve its sovereign debt crisis.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The UBS loss comes at a time when banks are particularly vulnerable to the sovereign debt issue and a Greek default.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Definition of sovereign debt from the Collins English Dictionary
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