Bond Market Data
Monthly Bonds Outstanding in USD
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Monthly Bonds Outstanding in USD

This indicator shows the absolute amount of local currency (LCY) bonds outstanding (USD equivalent) on a monthly basis.
Data available:

Monthly.
Note on the Data:

This indicator shows the absolute amount of total local currency (LCY) bonds outstanding (USD equivalent) in Japan on a monthly basis. It covers both government bonds and corporate bonds. Government bonds include obligations of the central government, local governments, the central bank, and state-owned entities. Corporate bonds include issues from public and private companies, including financial institutions and international organizations. Financial institutions comprise both private and public sector banks, and other financial institutions.
Bonds are defined as long-term bonds and notes, treasury bills, commercial paper, and other short-term notes.

1. LCY bonds outstanding data obtained from Japan Securities Dealers Association.

2. End-of-period exchange rates used are from Bloomberg LP.