Creditors including those based in China are likely to take a haircut from Sri Lanka’s debt restructuring.
Some have accused Sri Lanka of falling into China’s “debt trap", but the South Asian nation refuses to put all of its eggs in China’s basket.
A Sri Lankan government delegation is on the road seeking to overcome investor reservations about the formerly war-torn country – one that does have its foreign supporters.
Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka are new markets for the UK fund manager. Meanwhile, algorithms need to adapt to new trading hours in the region, says its Asia head of trading.
The Cayman Islands-based investment company has finished fundraising for its Cambodia fund and launched two Sri Lanka funds.