debt management

Debt Management

Any strategy that helps a debtor to repay or otherwise handle their debt better. Debt management may involve working with creditors to restructure debt or helping the debtor manage payments more effectively. A debtor may appeal to a debt management company if he/she does not know how to manage the debt himself/herself or if there is so much debt that outside management becomes necessary.

debt management

The regulation of the size and handling of the structure of the public debt. Actions taken to manage the debt have significant effects on the financial markets because government securities compete with private securities for limited funds in the capital market.
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1675, also to be known as the Comprehensive Government Debt Management Reform Act, the State shall pursue a Comprehensive Debt Management System that will "holistically manage all government borrowings through a unified government debt management policy.
Leila de Lima has filed a bill seeking the establishment of a "Comprehensive Debt Management System'' that ensures transparency and accountability on all government borrowings in order to save the country from a debt trap.
ISLAMABAD -- Amid Pakistan's delay in releasing the debt management report, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has termed a regular assessment of the debt structure 'important', hoping Islamabad will soon release its progress in managing fiscal constraints.
The establishment of the Sukuk programme comes as a part of the Debt Management Office's role in securing the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's financing needs with best financing costs.
THE Government has kicked off the process of shifting the nation's debt management from the RBI to an independent agency by setting up a Public Debt Management Cell which will be made a statutory body in two years.
Global Banking News-May 31, 2016--Saudi Arabia to set up new debt management office
Summary: In an interview with African Manager Wednesday, Finance Minister Slim Chaker announced the creation of an agency in charge of debt management by the end of 2016.
The Ombudsman receives constant complaints from people who have been paying a debt management firm for help to get on top of what they owe, but are unhappy with the service.
The Ombudsman receive constant complaints from people who have been paying a debt management firm for help to get on top of what they owe but are unhappy with the service.
Debt management is a tailored repayment program designed by a third-party finance management professional to help consumers, buried by unsecured debt and high interest rates, pay off that debt.
Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar said this while chairing a meeting to review the status of public debt and the arrangements in place for debt management,said a statement issued by Ministry of Finance here.
PEOPLE desperate for help with their debt problems are being recommended plans by debt management firms where it would take more than a century to clear what they owe, an investigation by the City regulator has found.