Latest Update: April 25, 2014 11:28 (Manila Time)

ASIA BOND MONITOR

March 2014

Asia's local currency bond markets have been relatively unaffected by the global financial turmoil, but they still face rising risks from market contagion, tighter liquidity conditions, and potential currency depreciation, says the latest quarterly Asian Bond Monitor from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Market Watch
LCY 10 Year Government Bonds Latest Yield YTD Change (BP) MTD Change (BP)
CN 4.390 23.0 12.0
HK 2.218 8.7 8.5
ID 8.094 35.8 10.4
JP 0.616 12.5 2.6
KR 3.547 3.8 2.7
MY 4.087 4.1 2.2
PH 4.150 55.0 5.0
SG 2.480 8.0 1.0
TH 3.501 39.6 20.2
US 2.699 33.0 1.9
VN 8.817 23.3 9.2
Bond Market Indicators
Size and Composition: Size of LCY Bond Market in % GDP (Sep 2013)
Credit Risk Watch
Weekly Emerging East Asian Credit Default Spread - Senior 5-year
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