46300-001: Capital Market Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Impact: A well-functioning financial system that supports basic capital and investment needs as well as Bhutan's longer-term economic objectives. Outcome: A deeper and more stable capital market. Outputs: (i) Restructuring and enhanced ICT capacity of NPPF. The first output will support NPPF to assess reorientation of its business plan since NPPF will have to discontinue retail lending from June 2014. This would entail developing modalities for alternative investment of pension funds in ... Read More

Country Bhutan
Project Number 46300-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8280
Approval Date 14 Dec 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,250
Sector Finance
Subsector Money and capital markets
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)


Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

View the latest procurement notices for Goods, Works and Related Services, or Consulting Services.