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Sovereign debt column: The Greek debt restructuring of 2012

By Lee Buchheit

20 March 2017

Athens was recently back in the headlines following a public disagreement between the Eurozone and the International Monetary Fund on future bailouts. In this edition of the sovereign debt column, Lee C Buchheit, a partner at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in New York, reflects back on Greece’s landmark 2012 debt restructuring, which he helped to craft.