On 18 July 2019, a delegation of the Republic of Uzbekistan headed by Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov held in Washington DC a presentation of the investment potential and prospects for the development of the capital market in Uzbekistan.
Atabek Nazirov, director of the Uzbek Capital Market Development Agency (UCMDA), held a meeting with World Bank Vice President Ceyla Pazarbasioglu in the United States on 17 July.
On 16 July 2019, a memorandum of understanding was signed between the Columbia University and the Capital Market Development Agency of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
On 4 July 2019, the Agency for the Development of the Capital Market of the Republic of Uzbekistan organized a meeting for investment intermediaries and consultants with the participation of representatives of the Agency for the Management of State Assets of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
On 26 June 2019, a Memorandum of Cooperation was signed between PJSC “Trustbank”, PJSC “Transcapitalbank” and AO “Uzbek Republican Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange” (UZEX).
On 29 June 2019 Uzbekistan’s Ambassador in Washington Javlon Wahabov met with representatives of the US Securities and Exchange Commission, as well as the United States Financial Services Regulatory Services Gloria Dalton, Scott Birdwelli and Erin McCartney.
Prices for government bonds continue to show a positive trend (interest rates are correspondingly reduced) in both domestic and foreign financial markets.
On 13 February 2019, Uzbekistan placed its first international bonds for 5 and 10 year with total value of US$1 billion.