The Middle East and Africa have the lowest default rates in global infrastructure debt according to Moody’s data (albeit based on small sample sizes); Latin America and Eastern Europe have the highest.
New data from Moody’s shows which regions of the world have the highest and lowest default rates on infrastructure and other project finance debt investments.
Which regions of the world have the lowest default rates on infrastructure debt investments? (…Not the ones you are expecting)
Source: Moody’s Analytics 2020: Examining Infrastructure as an Asset Class