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Why older Americans are taking on more debt

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The FINANCIAL -- Older Americans are accumulating more debt as they near retirement, according to recent research that reveals a troubling trend in personal finance among people in their 50s and early 60s.…

Total external debt of least developed countries climbed to a record $744 bln in 2019

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The FINANCIAL — In response to an urgent need for greater debt transparency, the latest edition of the International Debt Statistics (IDS) report provides more detailed and more disaggregated data on external debt than ever before in its nearly 70-year history—including breakdowns of what each borrowing country owes to official and private creditors in each…