How to Help Cyprus Help Itself – Lenos Trigeorgis – Harvard Business Review

MODIS satellite image of Cyprus.

MODIS satellite image of Cyprus. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: University of Cyprus in Nicosia capit...

English: University of Cyprus in Nicosia capital of the Republic of Cyprus (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is an excellent article published as a Harvard Business Review blog (HBR). It is well worth a read. Check it out!

via How to Help Cyprus Help Itself – Lenos Trigeorgis – Harvard Business Review.

Personally, I agree with the argument and cite this an an example of the radical thinking now required to get Cyprus back to growth (see my earlier blog entitled Cyprus needs a New Strategy but what are the Implications?). Students of Finance will recognize the bond having two parts:

  • A basic loan interest rate based on international risk assessment/ rating agencies; and
  • A warrant to reflect the potential upside from oil and gas revenues of circa Euro 20 Billion.

 

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