An overview of the money and bond markets in New Zealand Part 1 : the Crown debt market

Release date
Vol. 58. No. 3. September 1995
Warren Potter
This is the first of two articles that provide a broad overview of the structure and general characteristics of the money and bond markets in New Zealand. This first article briefly reviews the financial markets as a whole and describes the deregulation that has occurred in New Zealand's financial markets over recent years. Crown securities on issue are examined in some depth and the article concludes with a review of the main developments in the Crown debt sector.