New Developments 2005 New Developments 2005
New Developments 2005

Current | 2016 | 201520142013 | 20122011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 

December 21, 2005

Calculations for Payments on Uruguay VRR's Announced. 

December 19, 2005

Calculations for Payments on Mexico VRR's, Series D, Announced. 

December 15, 2005

Standard & Poor’s Upgrades Russian Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating to BBB. 

December 13, 2005

GMO Emerging Country Debt Investment Fund and GMO Emerging Country Debt Fund v. Argentina.  

EMTA Winter Forum in London to be Held on February 28, 2006. Details TBA.

December 7, 2005

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year's Holidays. 

2006 Holiday Schedule.  

2006 Batch Settlement Schedule for Certain Class I Loan Assets. 

December 6, 2005

New Barrier Option Supplement to the 1998 FX and Currency Option Definitions Published. 

December 1, 2005

Presentation by Fernando Zavala, Peru's Minister of Finance, at EMTA Annual Meeting.  

EMTA Annual Meeting Sell Side Panel - Market Views on Key Variables for 2006. 

EM Sovereign Bond Charts for Israel and Vietnam. 

November 30, 2005

EMTA's Fourth Quarter Bulletin is Now Available in our Bulletin Section.

November 29, 2005

Mexico VRR, Series D, Record Date of December 16 and Payment Date of December 31 Expected. Trades are ‘Ex-Dividend’ on December 14. Calculations for Payments on the VRR's will be Announced by the Fiscal Agent Shortly.

November 21, 2005

EMTA Announces 3Q 2005 Debt Trading Volume Stood at US$1.328 Trillion.  

EMTA Primer for the Detachment of Argentina GDP-Linked Securities, Which Includes Market Practice Recommendations, Detachment Procedures and Timelines. 

November 18, 2005

Mexico Announces the Results of Its Warrants Issue. 

November 17, 2005

Fernando Zavala, Minister of Finance, Republic of Peru, to Deliver Keynote Address at EMTA's Annual Meeting on Thursday, December 1, 2005. Click Here to Register.

November 9, 2005

Revised EM Bond Trading Holiday Schedule for US Veterans' Day.  

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for US Thanksgiving Holiday. 

October 31, 2005

Fiscal Agent Notice Regarding November 15, 2005 Payment on Nigeria Payment Adjustment Rights. 

October 26, 2005

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for US Veterans' Day Holiday. 

October 19, 2005

FRBNY Releases Statement on Credit Derivatives in Response to Industry Letter. 

October 11, 2005

EMTA's Annual Meeting in New York City to be Held on December 1, 2005. Details TBA.

October 5, 2005

Calculations for Payments on Venezuela Oil Obligations Announced. 

October 3, 2005

MarketAxess Charity Trading Day, Developed in Partnership with EMTA, Raises $200,000 for Emerging Markets Charities.  

Emerging Markets Benefit to be Held in New York City on December 1, 2005. Click Here for the Invitation.

September 28, 2005

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for US Columbus Day Holiday. 

September 22, 2005

List of Live Auction and Silent Auction Items for EM Benefit to Be Held in London on September 30, 2005 Now Available.

September 21, 2005

EMTA Market Recommendation Regarding Venezuela Oil Obligations. 

September 19, 2005

EMTA's Third Quarter Bulletin is Now Available in our Bulletin Section.

Calculations for Payments on Mexico VRR's, Series D, Announced. 

September 15, 2005

Brazil to Redeem All Outstanding C-Bonds on October 15, 2005.  

September 14, 2005

MarketAxess, in Partnership with EMTA, to Hold Second Annual Charity Trading Day on Wednesday, September 21, 2005. Proceeds to Benefit Katrina Victims and EM Charities.  

Venezuela Oil Obligations Record Date of September 30 and Payment Date of October 17 Expected. Trades are "Ex-Dividend" on September 28. Calculations for Payments on the Oil Obligations will be Announced by the Fiscal Agent Shortly.

September 12, 2005

EMTA Fall Forum in New York City to Be Held on October 6, 2005. Click Here to Register.

August 25, 2005

Fitch Upgrades South Africa's Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating to BBB+. 

August 22, 2005

EMTA Announces 2Q 2005 Debt Trading Volume Stood at US$1.363 Trillion. 

August 17, 2005

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for UK Summer Bank and US Labor Day Holidays.  

Fitch Upgrades Bulgaria's Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating to BBB. 

August 12, 2005

Standard & Poor's Raises Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating on Venezuela at B+. 

August 10, 2005

Mexico VRR, Series D, Record Date of September 15 and Payment Date of September 30 Expected. Trades are 'Ex-Dividend' on September 13. Calculations for Payments on the VRR's will be Announced by the Fiscal Agent Shortly.

August 9, 2005

Standard & Poor's Raises Morocco's Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating to BB+. 

August 3, 2005

Fitch Upgrades Russia to BBB. 

August 2, 2005

Forward Trading in Argentina GDP-Linked Securities: EMTA Memo, Forms of Confirmation and Bilateral Netting Agreement. 

August 1, 2005

Standard & Poor's Raises South Africa's Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating to BBB+. 

July 28, 2005

Iraq Announces Terms of Commercial Debt Settlement Offer. 

July 21, 2005

Statement from the People's Bank of China on Reforming the RMB Exchange Rate Regime.  

Malaysia Adopts Managed Float for Ringgit. 

July 20, 2005

Standard & Poor's Raises Long-Term Rating on China to A-. 

July 19, 2005

Fontana v. Argentina and Applestein v. Buenos Aires, Second Circuit Decisions Re: Bondholder Standing to Sue.

July 18, 2005

Emerging Markets Benefit to Be Held in London on September 30, 2005. Click Here for the Invitation.

July 7, 2005

EMTA Summer Forum: In the Eye of the Bull." July 7, 2005 - Tulio P. Vera (Merrill Lynch). 

July 5, 2005

EMTA Fall Forum October 6, 2005 in New York. Details TBA.

July 1, 2005

EMTA, SFEMC and FXC Jointly Announce Template Terms for MYR/USD Non-Deliverable FX Documentation.  

  • Click Here for SFEMC/EMTA/FXC Joint Announcement
  • Click Here for EMTA NDF Market Practice 36
  • Click Here for MYR Template Terms
  • Click Here for Amendments to Annex A
  • Click Here for SFEMC Indicative Survey Methodology
  • Click Here for Addendum to 2004 Asian Currency Non-Deliverable FX Documentation dated July 15, 2005

IPMA and ISMA Merge to Create International Capital Market Association (ICMA). 

June 29, 2005

Paris Club Sets Naples Terms for Nigeria.  

EMTA Summer Forum Sell Side Panel - Market Views on Key Variables for 2005. 

June 27, 2005

Bulgaria to Redeem Outstanding Brady Bonds -- Tranche A and B Front-Loaded Interest Reduction Bonds -- Fiscal Agent Notice.  

June 22, 2005

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for US Independence Day Holiday.  

June 17, 2005

EMTA Market Recommendation Regarding Venezuela Oil Obligations and Revised Primer.  

Calculations for Payments on Uruguay VRR's Announced.  

EMTA's Second Quarter Bulletin is Now Available in our Bulletin Section. 

June 16, 2005

Calculations for Payments on Mexico VRR's, Series C, Announced  and Revised Primer. 

June 15, 2005

SAVE THE DATE! Annual EM Benefit in London Scheduled for September 30, 2005. 

June 10, 2005

Argentina's Ministry of Economy Issues Statement on Conclusion of Debt Exchange. 

June 3, 2005

Argentina Bonds Credited by Euroclear to Bondholder Accounts; Settlement Date for W/I Trades is June 9.

June 2, 2005

Argentina's Ministry of Economy Issues Statement on Conclusion of Debt Exchange.  

Primer for Settlement of W/I Trades in Argentina Par and Discount Bonds. 

Memorandum of Law in Support of Plaintiff's Motion to Dismiss Counterclaim in NML Capital v. Argentina. 

June 1, 2005

Standard & Poor's Upgrades Argentina's Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating to B-. 

May 31, 2005

EMTA Annual Summer Forum in London to be Held on June 29, 2005. Click Here to Register.

May 27, 2005

Euroclear Fact Sheet for Argentina Closing. 

May 26, 2005

EMTA Announces 1Q 2005 Debt Trading Volume Stood at US$1.408 Trillion. 

May 25, 2005

EM Ltd. and NML Capital Motion for Recall of Mandate and Stay of Vacatur. 

May 24, 2005

District Court Upholds Vacation of Attachment Order and Restraining Notice in Argentina Litigation.  

Revised Primer on Nigeria Payment Adjustment Warrants. 

EM Sovereign Bond Chart for Dominican Republic. 

May 23, 2005

Motion for Immediate Issuance of Mandate Affirmed by Second Circuit in EM Ltd. and NML Capital v. Argentina Litigation.  

Mexico VRR, Series C, Record Date of June 15 and Payment Date of June 30 Expected. Trades are ‘Ex-Dividend’ on June 13. Calculations for Payments on the VRR's will be Announced by the Fiscal Agent Shortly.

May 20, 2005

New and Amended Russian Ruble Rate Source Definitions Announced by EMTA, ISDA and the FXC.  

Fiscal Agent Notice Regarding May 15, 2005 Payment on Nigeria Payment Adjustment Rights.  

May 18, 2005

EM Sovereign Bond Chart for Uruguay. 

May 13, 2005

EM Ltd. and NML Capital v. Argentina Second Circuit Decision.  

Argentina to Challenge Unfavorable ICSID Ruling in First of Several FDI Investor Suits Brought Before World Bank Tribunal. Commentary from CSFB and Goldman Sachs.

Paris Club Accepts Russia's Offer to Prepay US$ 15 Billion of Its Debt. 

May 11, 2005

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for US Memorial Day and UK Spring Bank Holidays.  

May 9, 2005

Dominican Republic Announces Final Results of its Exchange Offer. English Version.Español. 

May 3, 2005

EMTA publishes standard terms (and related documentation) for Russian Ruble/U.S. Dollar non-deliverable foreign exchange transactions, and in conjunction with the Chicago Mercantile Exchange updates the methodology for the daily CME EMTA Reference Rate.

  • Click Here for NDF Market Practice 35
  • Click Here for the RUB/USD Template Terms for Non-Deliverable FX Transactions
  • Click Here for updated CME/EMTA Reference Rate Methodology
  • Click Here for EMTA RUB Indicative Survey Rate Methodology
 

April 26, 2005

EM Ltd. and NML Capital v. Argentina Oral Argument Schedule in Second Circuit. 

April 22, 2005

ISMA/IPMA Announce Global Partnership with TBMA. 

EMTA Summer Forum June 29, 2005 in London. Details TBA.

April 21, 2005

"Gauging Growth," Presentation by Dr. Ricardo Hausmann (Harvard University) at EMTA Spring Forum.  

Market Reacts to Ouster of Ecuador's President Lucio Gutierrez. Commentary from CSFB, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley. 

April 20, 2005

EM Ltd. v. Argentina Reply Brief.  

NML Capital v. Argentina Reply Brief.  

Amicus Brief by the Clearing House Association on Behalf of Argentina in Connection with the EM Ltd. Litigation.  

Amicus Brief by the Clearing House Association on Behalf of Argentina in Connection with the NML Capital Litigation.  

Amicus Brief by Argentina Pension Fund on Behalf of Argentina.  

Amicus Brief by Fintech Advisory Inc. on Behalf of Argentina in Connection with the EM Ltd. Litigation. 

Amicus Brief by EMCA in Connection with NML Capital v. Argentina Litigation. 

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for UK May Day Bank Holiday.  

April 14, 2005

Fiscal Agent Notice Regarding November 15, 2004 Payment on Nigeria Payment Adjustment Rights (With Default Interest). 

April 13, 2005

EM Ltd. v. Argentina Appellee Brief. 

April 7, 2005

NML Capital v. Argentina Appellate Brief. 

April 6, 2005

EM Ltd. v. Argentina Appellate Brief. 

April 5, 2005

EMTA Spring Forum in New York to be Held on April 21, 2005. Click Here to Register.

April 4, 2005

Dominican Republic's Central Bank Issues Statement on Coupon due on March 27, 2005.  

Second Circuit Motions Panel Granted the NML and EM Ltd. Motions for an Expedited Appeal in Litigation Against Argentina. Proposed Filing Schedule: Appellants' Brief and Appendix Due on April 6; Appellee's Brief in Opposition Due on April 13; Reply Brief Due on April 20; Appeal Ready for Argument Week of April 25.

Calculations for Payments on Venezuela Oil Obligations Announced. 

April 1, 2005

Certification Orders in NML Capital and EM Ltd. v. Argentina Actions. 

New Class Action Certifications in Litigation Against Argentina.  

March 31, 2005

Transcript of Oral Argument in NML Capital v. Argentina. 

March 30, 2005

EM Sovereign Bond Chart for Serbia. 

March 29, 2005

Attachment Proceedings in NML Capital v. Argentina. 

Restraining Notice in EM Ltd. v. Argentina. 

Serbia Exchange Offer to Close April 8, 2005 [Due to the Fact that There is No U.S. Tranche, the Offering Circular is Not Available for Posting on EMTA's website].

March 23, 2005

Mexico VRR, Series C, Record Date of June 15 and Payment Date of June 30 Expected. Trades are ‘Ex-Dividend’ on June 13. Calculations for Payments on the VRR's will be Announced by the Fiscal Agent Shortly. 

March 18, 2005

Market Practice Recommendations for the Trading and Settlement of Argentina Par and Discount Bonds.  

Argentina Announces Results of Exchange Offer. 

March 17, 2005

Calculations for Payments on Mexico VRR’s, Series C, Announced. 

March 16, 2005

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for Good Friday/Easter Monday Holiday.  

March 10, 2005

EM Sovereign Bond Charts for El Salvador and Poland. 

March 9, 2005

Mexico VRR, Series C, Record Date of March 16 and Payment Date of March 31 Expected. Trades are ‘Ex-Dividend’ on March 14. Calculations for Payments on the VRR's will be Announced by the Fiscal Agent Shortly.

March 8, 2005

Argentina Ministry of Finance Commentary on its Debt Exchange.  

Revised Recommended Argentina WI Confirmation Forms for ARS Par and Discount Bonds. 

March 3, 2005

Revised Recommended Argentina WI Trading Documentation: EMTA Memorandum, WI Confirmation Forms and Bilateral Netting Agreement.  

Uruguay to Redeem Series B Fixed Rate Notes -- Fiscal Agent Notice. 

March 1, 2005

Recommended Argentina WI Trading Documentation: EMTA Memorandum, WI Confirmation Forms and Bilateral Netting Agreement. 

EMTA's First Quarter Bulletin is Now Available in our Bulletin Section. 

February 28, 2005

EMTA Announces 2004 Annual Emerging Markets Debt Trading Rises to US$4.645 Trillion.  

Calculations for Payments on Venezuela Oil Obligations Announced. 

February 24, 2005

Commentary from JP Morgan on Belgian Legal Reform's Effects on Argentine Debt Restructuring.  

February 18, 2005

Venezuela Announces Oil Payment. 

February 16, 2005

EMTA Advisory Regarding Trading in Existing Argentina Bonds.  

Rabbi Jacob Joseph School v. Province of Mendoza Opinion. 

February 15, 2005

GCAB: ICSID Position Paper. 

February 11, 2005

EM Sovereign Bond Charts for Lithuania and Poland. 

February 10, 2005

Greylock v. Province of Mendoza Opinion. 

February 9, 2005

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for US Presidents' Day Holiday.  

February 8, 2005

EMCC Closure Announced; Last Trading Day is February 15, 2005. 

February 2, 2005

International Primary Market Association (IPMA) and International Securities Market Association (ISMA) Announce Merger. 

February 1, 2005

Dominican Republic Letter of Intent.  

January 31, 2005

Standard & Poor’s Upgrades Russian Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating to Investment Grade.  

Standard & Poor’s Upgrades Mexico’s Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating to BBB.  

January 28, 2005

Rabbi Jacob Joseph School v. Province of Mendoza. Plaintiff's and Defendant's Memoranda of Law in Support of their Respective Motions for Leave to Join Additional Defendants.

EMTA Spring Forum in New York to be Held on April 21. Details to follow.

January 27, 2005

Statement from Venezuelan Finance Ministry on Oil Obligations.  

January 25, 2005

Fiscal Agent Notice Regarding May 15, 2003 Payment on Nigeria Payment Adjustment Rights. 

January 24, 2005

Commentary from CFSB on Venezuela Oil Obligations.  

EM Sovereign Bond Chart for Argentina (Prospectus Supplement). 

January 20, 2005

EMTA Winter Forum Sell Side Panel - Market Views on Key Variables for 2005.  

Commentary from JP Morgan on Venezuela Oil Obligations. 

Citibank, as Fiscal Agent, Requests FRBNY, as Collateral Agent, to Release Interest Collateral on Argentina's USD Discount Series L Bonds. Record Date of February 4, 2005 and Payment Date of February 11 Expected.

"Nigeria: Waiting It out on the Oil Warrants." Alex Garrard (UBS). 

January 19, 2005

Statement from Venezuelan Finance Ministry and Associated Press on Paying Oil Obligations. 

January 18, 2005

Standard & Poor’s Lowers Venezuela’s Long- and Short-Term Foreign Currency Ratings to ‘SD’ from ‘B’.  

Excerpts from Venezuela Oil Obligation Certificate, Venezuela Discount and Par Bonds and Fiscal Agency Agreement. 

EMTA's Primer on the Oil Obligations.

January 13, 2005

Market Reacts to the Argentine Debt Restructuring Offer. Commentary from CSFB, Goldman and JP Morgan.

January 12, 2005

EM Sovereign Bond Chart for Argentina (Post-Effective Amendment No. 1). 

January 10, 2005

EMTA Winter Forum in London to be Held on January 20, 2005. Click Here to Register.

January 6, 2005

Greylock v. Province of Mendoza. Plaintiff's and Defendant's Memoranda of Law in Opposition to their Respective Motions for Summary Judgment. 

January 5, 2005

Holiday Schedule for EM Bond Trades for Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday.  

The Tsunami Disaster and Relief Efforts -- A Message from UNA-USA. 

EMPower Message Regarding Tsunami Disaster. 

Current | 2016 | 2015 | 20142013 | 20122011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000