22-23 May 2023 - This year's forum will focus on challenges and opportunities for public debt managers in the current context of rising geopolitical uncertainties, normalisation of monetary policy and high borrowing needs.Read more
11 May 2022 - The 2022 edition of the OECD Sovereign Borrowing Outlook reviews the impact of the COVID-19 crisis for sovereign borrowing needs, funding conditions and funding strategies as well as outstanding debt for 2020 and 2021, and provides projections for 2022 for the OECD area.Read more
14 December 2022 - The OECD and TCX cordially invite you to a conference that will explore the roles of donors, lenders, and borrowers in building debt sustainability through improved currency risk management.Read more
Governments are amongst the major issuers of debt instruments in the global financial market. The OECD provides a unique policy forum for government debt managers to exchange views and experiences.
Public Debt Management in Wartime: Interview with Ukraine’s Yuriy Butsa
Public Debt Management Network Conference 2022
This event addressed challenges related to assessing debt sustainability in the post-COVID environment, the demand for government securities in the long term and debt management (re)actions during crisis times.
OECD-Italian Treasury-World Bank Public Debt Management Network
The Public Debt Management (PDM) Network offers a platform for building, sharing and developing knowledge on public debt management worldwide.
The rise in public debt caused by the COVID-19 crisis and the related challenges
Responding to COVID-19 Challenges: Cash Buffers for a Rainy Day
The COVID-19 pandemic is posing many challenges for the economy and public financial management systems. This post by Yasemin Hurcan, Fatos Koc and Emre Balibek discusses the use of “cash buffers” to help governments mitigate short-term liquidity needs.
Monitoring sovereign borrowing
Trends and developments associated with sovereign borrowing requirements and debt levels from the perspective of debt managers.
Sovereign debt and financial stability
In-depth analysis addressing the financial market dimension of sovereign debt challenges to assist policy makers in designing, adopting, and implementing appropriate policies.