government bonds: Gilts to shine brighter from tomorrow

Mumbai: From Friday, a new era of global interconnectedness begins for the Indian sovereign debt market with government bonds’ inclusion in an international bond index set to attract billions of dollars of foreign money and increase worldwide scrutiny on the country’s fundamentals. JP Morgan will include 27 fully accessible Indian government bonds in its GBI-EM … Read more

India’s JPMorgan bond index entry to suck $11 billion from S.Africa, Poland and Thailand

India’s imminent inclusion in the world’s most widely followed emerging market bond index, JPMorgan’s GBI-EM, is expected to draw a combined $11 billion away from South Africa, Poland and Thailand’s local markets, the bank’s analysts have estimated. The Wall Street lender said India’s entry, which starts on Friday and will take 10 months to complete, … Read more

JPMorgan: JPMorgan says India index inclusion on track, most clients ready

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is on track to include India in its emerging market debt index from June with most of its clients ready to trade, according to the firm’s global head of index research. “Based on the annual Index Governance Consultation process, market feedback so far has been largely positive, with the majority of … Read more