|Project Name||Enhance AsianBondsOnline as the Primary Bond Information Platform in ASEAN+3|
Korea, Republic of
Lao People's Democratic Republic
China, People's Republic of
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
|Sector / Subsector||
Finance / Money and capital markets
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||No gender elements|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy|
|Impact||Investor awareness of regional bond markets enhanced|
|Description of Outcome||
1. access to information on regional bond market improved; and
2. knowledge of regional bond market development promoted.
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs||
Dissemination of information on ASEAN+3 bond markets strengthened.
Knowledge sharing about ASEAN+3 bond market increased
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Geographical Location||Brunei Darussalam - Nation-wide; Cambodia - Nation-wide; China - Nation-wide; Indonesia - Nation-wide; Korea, Republic of - Nation-wide; Lao People's Democratic Republic - Nation-wide; Malaysia - Nation-wide; Myanmar - Nation-wide; Philippines - Nation-wide; Singapore - Nation-wide; Thailand - Nation-wide; Viet Nam - Nation-wide|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design||Under the guidance of the ABMI Roadmap, which was endorsed by ASEAN+3 governments in May 2019.|
|During Project Implementation|
|Consulting Services||A total of 375 person-months of consulting services, including 10 resource persons, will be required to implement the TA as follows: (i) 35 person-months for 11 international individual consultants; and (ii) 337 person-months to 11 national individual consultants; and (iii) 3 person-months for about 10 resource persons (with maximum 10 working days per engagement)|
|Procurement||The TA will use direct procurement for database services for bond market statistics including bond yields, interest rates, and credit spreads for all markets, key financial market condition indicators and government and corporate bonds where official data is not available. ADB will use the shopping method to procure non-consulting services in organizing trainings, workshops, and knowledge disseminations events.|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Tian, Shu|
|Responsible ADB Department||Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||ERMR|
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
|Concept Clearance||04 Oct 2019|
|Approval||11 Mar 2020|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||17 Mar 2020|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|11 Mar 2020||-||11 Mar 2020||30 Jun 2023||-||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|0.00||2,000,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||2,000,000.00||11 Mar 2020||308,149.08|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Enhance AsianBondsOnline as the Primary Bond Information Platform in ASEAN+3 : Technical Assistance Report||Technical Assistance Reports||Mar 2020|
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