Middle East Economic Survey


No 9



Iraq Appoints Financial Advisers For 2005 Bilateral Debt Talks

Iraqs Ministry of Finance and Central Bank announced at the end of January that Iraq has appointed two financial advisers to assist in its negotiations with its bilateral creditors in 2005. Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin will advise Iraq with its debt talks with its 45 non-Paris Club creditors, while Lazard will advise it in its talks with its 17 Paris Club...