frontier markets

Vietnam: an emerging market in waiting

To qualify for emerging market status in MSCI’s suite of indices, and maybe FTSE's too, Vietnam needs to do more to attract foreign investors. A landmark new securities law comes not before time.
June 03, 2019

Yes we Khan: DBM shows Mongolia's bond market access

The Development Bank of Mongolia's successful international bond market return underscores a remarkable economic turnaround almost two years after the country nearly defaulted. But how much upside remains?
October 17, 2018

How Vietnam is cultivating its bond market

The government is preparing sweeping changes to domestic bond market regulation as foreign investors dip into local currency corporate debt for the first time.
August 26, 2018