Asia Bond Monitor - First Quarter 2009

Date: February 2009
Type: Reports
Series: Asia Bond Monitor
ISBN: 978-971-561-766-6 (print)
ISSN: 2219-1526 (print)


The Asia Bond Monitor (ABM) reviews recent developments in East Asian local currency bond markets along with the outlook, risks, and policy options. The ABM covers the 10 Association of Southeast Asian Nations member countries plus the People's Republic of China; Hong Kong, China; and the Republic of Korea.


  • Recent Bond Market Developments
    • Size and Composition
    • Issuance
    • G3 Currency Issuance
    • Turnover
    • Bond Yields
    • Foreign Holdings
    • Debt Financing in 2009
    • Bond and Equity Market Returns
    • Equity and Bond Markets
    • Policy and Regulatory Developments
  • Market Summaries
    • People's Republic of China
    • Hong Kong, China
    • Indonesia
    • Republic of Korea
    • Malaysia
    • Philippines
    • Singapore
    • Thailand
    • Viet Nam