Top Latin America Issuer Probing Samurai Market

Top Latin America Issuer Probing Samurai Market

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Foreign companies and governments have sold 1.7 trillion yen ($22 billion) of debt, known as Samurai bonds, a 60 percent increase from the 1.06 trillion yen issued in the same period of 2010, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.