Debt buyback (current US$)
Debt buyback is the repurchase by a debtor of its own debt, discounted or at par. In the event of a buyback of long-term debt, the face value of the debt bought back will be recorded as a decline in the long-term debt stock, and the cash amount received by creditors will be recorded as a principal repayment. Data are in current U.S. dollars. More info ยป
Data source: World Bank, World Development Indicators - Last updated April 23, 2013