Asia’s bond markets are at the centre of a concerted marketing effort. From Pandas and Dim Sum bonds to Masalas and Formosas, many of Asia’s local debt products are already firmly established in the world’s financial lexicon.
IFR Asia Asian Development Bank Roundtable 2016: Roundtable participants
IFR ASIA: Welcome. Let’s start with a sort of general assessment of how global investors view Asia and Asia’s markets at the moment. I’m going to ask the bankers on the panel to open us up with that.
IFR ASIA: Let’s look at opening up some of the local currency markets. Mr Sriram, there has been a lot going on in the rupee market recently. What is the potential for offshore rupee Masala bonds?