Asian Local Currency Bond Markets

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Guorong Jiang

Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

Robert N. McCauley

University of Oxford - Oxford Centre for Global History; Boston University, Global Development Policy Center

Date Written: June 1, 2004

Abstract

The liquidity of Asian local currency bond markets varies with overall size, turnover, issue size and dispersion of holdings. Recently, returns on higher-yielding instruments have led local currency bonds to outperform US Treasuries in aggregate.

JEL Classification: E440, G150, H630, O160

Suggested Citation

Jiang, Guorong and McCauley, Robert N. and McCauley, Robert N., Asian Local Currency Bond Markets (June 1, 2004). BIS Quarterly Review, June 2004, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1968410

Guorong Jiang

Bank for International Settlements (BIS) ( email )

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Robert N. McCauley (Contact Author)

Boston University, Global Development Policy Center ( email )

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United States

University of Oxford - Oxford Centre for Global History ( email )

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