WASHINGTON -- U.S. bankers should not be intimidatd by their experience in Latin America as they weigh lending opportunities in the Soviet Union, said Horst Schulmann, managing director of the Institute of International Finance.

'The Soviet Union has the economic wherewithal to service all debt," Mr. Schulmann said, adding that as of Oct. 2 it was current on all obligations.

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