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OSC Glossary


Acronym Category Description
Zone A Markets 

Zone A are countries which are:

a)         An EEA State;
b)         Full members of the OECD; or
c)         Have concluded special lending arrangements with the IMF, associated with the IMF’s general arrangements borrow (GAB).

(Source: Allen & Overy Briefing Papers Glossary)

Zone B Markets

Zone B is made up of countries not in Zone A.

(Source: Allen & Overy Briefing Papers Glossary)