In this case also, the BOJ may stand to experience capital losses, but as mentioned previously, it has adopted the "amortized cost method" (method of accounting equal amounts of losses every year until amortization of the government bond
) for its accounting standard, hence there is no need to accrue capital losses if the BOJ holds on to government bonds
The six government bond
indices are intended to reflect the performance of Philippine government, fixed-rate straight bonds denominated in Philippine pesos.
held by domestic banks dropped 14.
The IMF in its report said that domestic banks had become dominant buyers of government bonds
The World Government Bond
Index (WGBI) is a total return index that currently includes government bonds
from 22 countries.
Besides operating as a stand-alone index, Sri Lanka will also enter the Citigroup Asian Government Bond
Index (AGBI), joining Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, and Thailand.
The typical federal government bond
sold now in the United States has a yield of, say, 7 percent or 8 percent, which is several points higher than the rate of inflation, now averaging about 3 percent.
prices dropped below par for the first time since 1937.
6 billion 15-year Government Bonds
were offered today.
The South African Government Bond
Index has been included in the Citi World Government Bond
In addition to being available as a stand-alone index, Sri Lanka will also enter the Citigroup Asian Government Bond
Index (AGBI) effective with the April 2011 index profile, joining Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, and Thailand.
In the 630-day TL-denominated discounted government bond
auction, the Treasury sold nominal 2.
The government should not insist on a self-imposed target of restraining new government bond
issuance at less than 30 trillion yen a year, Noda said, adding it should take an aggressive fiscal policy if necessary.
NEW YORK -- Citi announced that the South African Government Bond
Index has become eligible for inclusion in its World Government Bond
ETF name: SPDR BofA Merrill Lynch 0-5 Year EM USD Government Bond
UCITS ETF, Asset class: government bonds