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The Debt Market

Chapter Objectives

This chapter will enable you to develop an understanding of the following:

  1. Meaning, history and characteristics of the debt market

  2. Participants in the debt market

  3. Primary and secondary segments of the debt market

  4. The private corporate debt market

  5. The public sector undertaking bonds market

  6. The government securities market

  7. Tools for managing liquidity in the government securities market

  8. Infrastructure development of the government securities market

  9. Measures to strengthen the government securities market infrastructure

  10. Impact of reforms on the government securities market

INTRODUCTION

The debt market is one of the most critical components of the financial system of any economy and acts as the fulcrum ...

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