Bloomberg Anywhere Remote Login Bloomberg Terminal Demo Request


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Bloomberg Customers

Thailand’s 10-Year Bonds Advance on Capital Inflows; Baht Steady

Thailand’s 10-year government bonds rose after global investors added to holdings amid optimism the local economy is improving. The baht was steady.

Imports climbed 22 percent in October, beating the median forecast in a Bloomberg survey for a 9.6 percent gain, official data showed yesterday. Inbound shipments fell 7.7 percent in September. Foreign funds purchased $655 million more local debt than they sold this month through yesterday, according to data from the Thai Bond Market Association.

“A big increase in imports indicates the strong domestic demand in Thailand,” said Tohru Nishihama, an economist at Dai-ichi Life Research Institute Inc. in Tokyo. “Funds continue to flow into the Southeast Asia region, including Thailand and especially to the bond markets.”

The yield on the 3.65 percent bonds due December 2021 fell one basis point, or 0.01 percentage point, to 3.38 percent as of 3:08 p.m. in Bangkok, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

The baht was unchanged from yesterday at 30.68 per dollar, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. One-month implied volatility, a measure of expected moves in exchange rates used to price options, held steady at 4.3 percent.

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.