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:

Note on the Data:

The data is broken down into government bonds and corporate bonds. Government bonds include debt issued by the Bureau of the Treasury (treasury bills, treasury bonds, and retail treasury bonds) and debt issued by government-owned and -controlled corporations such as Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management, National Food Authority, National Power Corporation. Corporate bonds are issued mostly by publicly-listed companies, including financial institutions.

1. LCY bonds outstanding data obtained from the Bureau of the Treasury and Bloomberg, LP.

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