Infrastructure Financing and Bond Markets
5-6 December 2013, Washington DC, USA
Discussions at the 14th IMF-OECD-World Bank Global Bond Market Forum focused on how capital markets can help enhance infrastructure financing. Infrastructure needs are large in advanced and emerging countries and even more so in low income countries. There is therefore a need to attract a stable investor base to fund infrastructure projects.
Discussions focused on the following questions and issues:
This event was attended by senior level officials from debt management offices, ministries of finance, central banks, and capital market regulators from OECD countries and emerging markets, and private sector representatives.