IMF granted Board approval for Zambia's US$1.3bn ECF and published the DSA that will serve as basis for restructuring
Calls for 35-45% NPV cut on external debt and US$8.4bn of cashflow relief from 2022-25, roughly = to maturities over ECF
Implies recovery value in low 60s to mid-70s, with upside if bondholders can negotiate better terms; upgrade to Buy
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