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LIST OF BONDS INCLUDED UNDER THE CPFIS
  
For list of Corporate Bonds, Statutory Board Bonds and Bonds Guaranteed by Singapore Government, please click:
http://www.sgx.com/wps/portal/sgxweb/home/company_disclosure/stock_indiceslist
(Note: Bonds included under the CPFIS are indicated by a "Y" under the CPFIS column)
 
For list of Singapore Government Bonds and Treasury Bills, please click:
http://www.sgs.gov.sg/sgs_data/data_outstandings.html
http://www.sgs.gov.sg/issuance_calendar/issuance_bonds.html
http://www.sgs.gov.sg/issuance_calendar/issuance_tbills.html
(Note: All Singapore Government Bonds and Treasury Bills are included under the CPFIS)
 
CRITERIA FOR BOND INCLUSIONS
 
In considering the inclusion of Corporate Bonds under CPFIS, the Board uses the following criteria:
   
i.
The bonds are issued by a company incorporated in Singapore;
   
ii.
The bonds are listed on SGX;
   
iii.
The bonds are traded in Singapore dollars;
   
iv.
The bonds are not offered to institutional investors or accredited investors and certain other persons only under Section 274 or 275 of the Securities and Futures Act;
   
v.
The bonds are not subject to trading restrictions in the secondary market;
   
vi.
The bonds are rated at least A2 by Moody's, A by Standard and Poor's or A by Fitch; and
   
vii.
Prospectus, which comply with the Securities and Futures Act requirements for the bonds, are issued. For bonds which are exempted from the prospectus requirement, an information memorandum setting out the terms of the issue, the risks of investing in the bonds and other relevant information must be issued and made available to CPF members.
 
  
In considering the inclusion of Singapore Government Bonds and Treasury Bills under CPFIS, the Board uses the following criteria:
   
i.
The bonds/treasury bills are traded in Singapore dollars; and
   
ii.
The bonds/treasury bills are scripless.
 
 
In considering the inclusion of Statutory Board Bonds under CPFIS, the Board uses the following criteria:
   
i.
The bonds are listed on SGX;
   
ii.
The bonds are traded in Singapore dollars;
   
iii.
The bonds are not offered to institutional investors or accredited investors and certain other persons only under Section 274 or 275 of the Securities and Futures Act;
   
iv.
The bonds are not subject to trading restrictions in the secondary market; and
   
v.
Prospectus, which comply with the Securities and Futures Act requirements for the bonds, are issued. For bonds which are exempted from the prospectus requirement, an information memorandum setting out the terms of the issue, the risks of investing in the bonds and other relevant information must be issued and made available to CPF members.
   
 
In considering the inclusion of Bonds Guaranteed by Singapore Government under the CPFIS, the Board uses the following criteria:
   
i.
The bonds are listed on SGX;
   
ii.
The bonds are traded in Singapore dollars; and
   
iii.
The bonds are scripless.
   
 

 Last Updated on: Friday, August 31, 2012 at 5:39 PM
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