For the second year running, IFR hosted a well-attended seminar during the Asian Development Bank’s annual meeting, held this time in Kazakhstan’s gleaming new capital, Astana. Part of the ADB’s official knowledge-sharing programme, the luncheon event brought together a panel of experts to discuss the development of Asian bond markets at a time when the ADB and other public sector bodies are working hard to promote Asia’s capital markets as an alternative to traditional bank finance.
IFR Asia China Corporate Funding Roundtable 2014: Roundtable participants
IFR: I’m delighted to welcome everyone to the Thomson Reuters IFR Seminar, sponsored by Daiwa Securities, HSBC and Moody’s Investors Service. To kick off this debate, I’d like to ask each of our panellists to introduce themselves with a few words on how they see the development of Asia’s bond markets.