Outstanding amount of Hong Kong dollar debt instruments, other than Exchange Fund Bills and Notes

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API Data Enquiry

Output Fields (JSON) Swagger Format
Name Type Unit Of Measure Description
end_of_monthDateAs at end of
Year and Month in ISO format yyyy-mm, For example, 1997-01
fixed_rate_less_than_3yNumberHK$ millionFixed Rate Paper (original maturity) 1
less than 3 years
fixed_rate_3to5yNumberHK$ millionFixed Rate Paper (original maturity) 1
3 to 5 years
fixed_rate_more_than_5yNumberHK$ millionFixed Rate Paper (original maturity) 1
more than 5 years
floating_rate_less_than_3yNumberHK$ millionFloating Rate Paper (original maturity) 2
less than 3 years
floating_rate_3to5yNumberHK$ millionFloating Rate Paper (original maturity) 2
3 to 5 years
floating_rate_more_than_5yNumberHK$ millionFloating Rate Paper (original maturity) 2
more than 5 years
osamt_totalNumberHK$ millionTotal


1. Figures are obtained from a survey on local debt market activities conducted by the HKMA with the co-operation of the Hong Kong Capital Markets Association.
2. Fixed rate papers include fixed rate certificates of deposit, commercial papers and straight bonds.
3. Floating rate papers include floating rate certificates of deposit, floating rate notes and floating rate asset-backed securities.

API Examples

Javascript Example

url: 'https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/market-data-and-statistics/monthly-statistical-bulletin/money-markets/osamt-hkd-debtinst-otherthan-efbn?offset=0',
alert('results found:'+ data.result.datasize)

Python Example

import urllib.request
url = 'https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/market-data-and-statistics/monthly-statistical-bulletin/money-markets/osamt-hkd-debtinst-otherthan-efbn?offset=0'
with urllib.request.urlopen (url) as req:
print (req.read())

How to use the APIs

To learn more, please visit API documentation.