Public sector bond market outlook 2023

Recorded: Thursday 26 January 14:00-16:30

This launch event presented the key findings of the first annual global sovereign, supranational and agency issuer survey from OMFIF’s Sovereign Debt Institute. It featured a panel of leading public sector borrowers and was broadcast globally to policy-makers, issuers, investors and central bankers that are part of the OMFIF network.
The survey forms part of the research for the OMFIF Sovereign Debt Institute’s first annual report on public sector borrowers. During the event, participants discussed the results of the survey, which includes the main concerns and predictions for 2023 by leading SSA issuers on liquidity, ESG and investor relations.


Patrick Barbe
Head of European Investment Grade Fixed Income
Neuberger Berman

Luis Felipe Vital
Head of Public Debt Operations
Brazil National Treasury

Jana Harbey

Jana Harvey
Senior Portfolio Manager
Emerging Markets
BlueBay Asset Management

Davide Iacovoni
Director General of Public Debt
Ministry of Economy and Finance, Italy

Abhishek Kumar
Managing Director
Head of Global Strategies EMEA & APAC Fixed Income Beta
State Street Global Advisors

Isabelle Laurent

Isabelle Laurent
Deputy Treasurer & Head of Funding

Brian Mangwiro

Brian Mangwiro
Portfolio Manager
Global Sovereign Debt & Currencies

Simon Quijano-Evans 
Chief Economist

Ioannis Rallis

Ioannis Rallis
Head of SSA DCM
JP Morgan

Siegfried Ruhl sq

Siegfried Ruhl
Hors Classe Adviser to the Director-General for Budget
European Commission

Arturo Seco Presencio
Deputy CFO
Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB)

Gregory Smith
Emerging Markets Fund Manager
M&G Investment

Petra Wehlert
Head of Capital Markets
KfW Development Bank


14:00-14:10 – Key Findings Presentation
14:10-14:40 – Incentives for Primary Dealers
14:40-15:10 – Market Conditions, Liquidity and Investor Relations
15:10 – 15:40 – Outlook for GSS Bond Market
15:40 – 16:00 – Q&A

Supported by:

J.P. Morgan | Official Website

This virtual discussion is part of the OMFIF Sovereign Debt Institute. The SDI brings together DMOs, supranational agencies, public investors and capital market banks to promote high-level strategic dialogue and co-operation to help sovereign borrowers meet the challenges they face. Please contact directly for membership details.

This meeting will be recorded and will be available on OMFIF On Demand.

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