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Global debt levels soared to a record high of $233 trillion in the third quarter of 2017, according to the Institute of International Finance (IIF). It however noted that robust economic growth meant debt-to-GDP ratios were declining.

Global debt levels soared to a record high of $233 trillion in the third quarter of 2017, according to the Institute of International Finance (IIF). It however noted that robust economic growth meant debt-to-GDP ratios were declining.

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