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Retail bonds listed in SGX

by La Papillion on December 27, 2013

I’m sharing this summary of the retail bonds that are listed in sgx for those who are in the same boat as me – trying to piece up a portfolio of fixed income instruments for your own or your parent’s portfolio. Those who do not know about bonds, I can share a bit here.

Click on it to enlarge the pic. Double check the info, I might be wrong.

Crash course on bonds:

1. There’s a par value for every bond. In the case of all the retail bonds listed in sgx, they all have a bond value of $1. This is important because a bond will be redeemed by the issuer at the par value, not matter what market price you bought it at. For instance, if you bought a bond at market price of $1.05. Upon redemption, the issuer will only pay you back $1.00. This …

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