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  • October 12, 2018

    Campaigners say the conditions of a new loan 'would crush poor people'.

  • October 9, 2018

    New analysis from the Jubilee Debt Campaign show that China accounts for one-fifth of external debt owed by African governments. Recent  reports have claimed that China is responsible for causing new debt traps on the African continent. The new figures show that China’s role has indeed been growing, but its relative importance is less than often stated, especially in regard to countries currently in debt crisis.

  • July 31, 2018

    The  Financial Conduct Authority have published their ''Assessing creditworthiness in consumer credit' policy statement. It coincides with the Bank of England revealing the amount of credit held by UK households increased by £3.7 billion in June and the rate of credit card lending has risen by 11 per cent in the last three months.

  • February 8, 2018

    British consumers are increasingly struggling to cope under an ever-growing mountain of credit card debt, warns the New Economics Foundation.

  • October 12, 2016

    Ghana is in a debt crisis. Having had significant amounts of debt cancelled a decade ago, the country is losing around 30 per cent of government revenue in external debt payments each year according to a new report from Jubilee Debt Campaign (JDC)