Venezuelan debt is by far the most risky, costing twice as much as Greek or Ukrainian debt to insure. They are followed by Pakistan and Egypt. Sixth place is occupied by Cyprus, Russia hits the seventh, eighth - Brazil, ninth - Kazakhstan. Turkey closes the antitop 10.
The top 10 of the most stable and creditworthy countries includes: Germany, Switzerland, Sweden, the USA, UK, France, New Zealand, Australia, Japan and South Korea. July 24, Ukraine effected regular payments on Eurobonds in the amount of $120 million and managed to avoid a technical default.