Bond Market Development

Hong Kong is a leading bond hub in Asia, ranking third in terms of issuance in Asia ex-Japan, after Mainland China and Korea1. The HKMA and the HKSAR Government have introduced various initiatives to promote the further development of Hong Kong’s bond market. These include the implementation of the Exchange Fund Bills and Notes Programme, Government Bond Programme and Government Green Bond Programme. Various tax concessions and incentive schemes are also available for eligible bond issuers and investors.

1 G3 and local currency issuance. Source: Asian Development Bank

Last revision date : 26 August 2019