Asian bond markets: issues and prospects

BIS Papers No 30
November 2006

These papers were presented at a BIS/Korea University conference of central bankers, scholars and market participants held in Seoul on 21-23 March 2004. They should be read as reflecting market conditions at that time.

The views expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the BIS or the central banks represented at the meeting

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Introduction

Opening addresses

Overview

Lunch address

History, structure and prospects of East Asian bond markets

Dinner address

Credit risk management

Lunch address

Impediments, hedging supervision and clearing

Concluding panel discussion