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Market Watch
Close of May 24, 2018 Change From
Govt. Bond Yields
(10 Year)
Latest Closing Previous Day Previous Week YTD
CN 3.760     0.0 5.0 26.0
HK 2.327 6.1 2.5 49.3
ID 7.579 4.4 36.4 126.0
JP 0.049 0.3 1.4 0.1
KR 2.720 2.0 7.7 25.3
MY 4.223 2.3 2.0 30.9
PH 6.280 1.5 37.7 58.2
SG 2.613 1.6 7.0 60.9
TH 2.694 0.7 7.0 37.0
US 2.977 1.7 13.4 57.2
VN 4.618 0.5 0.5 58.6
* Government bond yield changes are expressed in basis points. 
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Currencies Latest Closing Previous Day Previous Week YTD
BND per USD 1.333 0.3 0.2 0.4
CNY per USD 6.378 0.2 0.2 2.0
HKD per USD 7.848 0.0 0.0 0.4
IDR per USD 14,133.000 0.5 0.5 4.3
JPY per USD 109.260 0.7 1.4 3.0
KHR per USD 4,067.355 0.1 1.4 0.8
KRW per USD 1,079.600 0.1 0.1 1.1
LAK per USD 8,351.950 0.1 0.1 0.7
MMK per USD 1,349.000     0.0 0.4 0.9
MYR per USD 3.980 0.1 0.3 1.7
PHP per USD 52.560 0.2 0.5 5.4
SGD per USD 1.339 0.3 0.2 0.2
THB per USD 31.998 0.3 0.3 1.8
VND per USD 22,772.000 0.0 0.0 0.3
* Exchange rate changes are expressed as a percentage change. 
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Policy Rates
Change From
Policy Rates Market Latest Rate Previous Rate YTD
1-Year Deposit Rate CN 1.500 25.0     0.0
1-Year Lending Rate CN 4.350 25.0     0.0
Discount Window Base Rate HK 2.000 25.0 25.0
Bank Indonesia 7-day Reverse Repo Rate ID 4.500 25.0 25.0
Target Uncollateralized Overnight Call Rate

*Set at a range of 0 to -0.1%
JP -0.100     0.0     0.0
BOK Base Rate KR 1.500     0.0     0.0
Overnight Policy Rate MY 3.250 25.0 25.0
BSP Overnight Borrowing (Reverse Repo) Rate PH 3.250 25.0 25.0
BSP Overnight Lending (Repo) Rate PH 3.750 25.0 25.0
1-day Repurchase Rate TH 1.500     0.0     0.0
US Fed Fund Target Rate

*Set at a range of 1.25% to 1.5%
US 1.500     0.0     0.0
Refinancing Rate VN 6.250     0.0     0.0
* Policy rate changes are expressed in basis point change. 
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Sovereign Ratings
  Regional Rating Institutions  
Market RAM R&I
bn A1 stable
cn AA3 stable A+ stable
hk AA+ stable
id BBB2 stable BBB stable
jp A stable AA+ negative
kh B1 stable
kr AA stable A+ stable
la B2 stable
mm B2 stable
my A2 stable A stable
ph gBBB3(pi) positive BBB stable
sg AAA stable AAA stable
th BBB1 stable BBB+ negative
vn BB3 stable BB- stable
Non-Regional Rating Institutions
Market Fitch S&P
bn
cn A+ stable A+ stable
hk AA+ stable AAA negative
id BBB stable BBB- stable
jp A stable A+ stable
kh B+ stable
kr AA- stable AA stable
la
mm
my A- stable A- stable
ph BBB stable BBB stable
sg AAA stable AAA stable
th BBB+ stable BBB+ stable
vn BB- positive BB- stable
No data available.
LCY Government Bond Yield Movements
Weekly Debt Highlights
May 21, 2018

In a meeting held on 16–17 May, the Board of Governors of Bank Indonesia decided to raise by 25 basis points (bps) the 7-day reverse repurchase rate to 4.50%, the deposit facility rate to 3.75%, and the lending facility rate to 5.25%. The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Thailand decided to keep its policy rate steady at 1.50% in its meeting held on 16 May. Japan’s economy contracted 0.2% quarter-on-quarter (q-o-q) in the first quarter (Q1) of 2018, following growth of 0.1% q-o-q in the previous quarter, based on preliminary estimates from the Cabinet Office. Malaysia’s economy expanded 5.4% y-o-y in Q1 2018, underpinned by strong private sector expenditure and a buoyant external sector. Consumer price inflation in Japan eased to 0.6% y-o-y in April from 1.1% y-o-y in March.

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