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Two Interesting Facts of the Chinese Bond Market Volatility

The S&P China Bond Index is targeted to provide global investors an independent, transparent and broad-based benchmark. A study of the index returns revealed two interesting facts on the Chinese bond market volatility. 1)      While the volatilities of most Asian bonds retreated in the past year, the Chinese bonds have actually become more volatile. The Read more […]

The Dim Sum Bond Market Expanded 57% YTD in 2014

On the back of strong issuance this year, the size of the dim sum (as known as Offshore Renminbi) bond market, that tracked by the S&P/DB ORBIT Index, rose 57% year-to-date (YTD) to currently CNH 264 billion. As shown in Exhibit 1, 68% of the dim sum bond market is composed of the credit issuers.  Note that the index Read more […]