Argentina seeks accelerated IMF disbursements

Tom Smith, Fund Manager, Neptune Investment Management

After a volatile month for emerging markets in aggregate, and for Argentina in particular, it is worth revisiting what has happened.

The run on the Argentine currency reaccelerated in August, with the peso falling by a further 30% against the dollar.

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