Standard Chartered in Talks on $2 Billion Iraq Bond Sale

  • Iraq to revive bond sale after government halted plans in 2015
  • Country expects to receive $6 billion from IMF, World Bank

Standard Chartered Plc is in talks with Iraq’s Finance Ministry to take part in a $2 billion bond sale this year after OPEC’s second-biggest producer revived plans to tap international debt markets to finance its budget deficit.

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