A discussion on whether the Philippine bond market is ready for issuance of project bonds on PPPs, a look at the requisites for a successful project bond issuance, identifying the existing regulatory challenges that the Philippines face, and a proposal on how the Government could create a suitable environment for issuance of project bonds.

Main Presenter:
Daniel “Dennis” G. Montecillo
Executive Vice President – Corporate Client Segment Group
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI Capital Corporation)

Panel of Experts:

Hon. Ephyro Luis B. Amatong
Securities and Exchange Commission

Charles Anderson
Resident Representative
Government Debt and Infrastructure Finance
US Department of the Treasury

Boo Hock Khoo
Vice President Operations
Credit Guarantee & Investment Facility

Frédéric Thomas
Senior Investment Specialist
Infrastructure Finance Division 2 (North Asia, Pacific, and Southeast Asia)
Private Sector Operations Department
Asian Development Bank