“ Scripophilist or Karung Guni “

According to “ The Free Dictionary “ , Scripophilist is a person who collect expired or antique bond and stocks certificates. These certificates can be valuable to the study of economic history and often have value themselves as collectibles.

Nowadays , we do not have chance to see and hold such scrip as all share certificate are being placed under the custody of CDP and we are only getting the stocks holding summary from CDP from time to time. But base on below , we may have chance if a company ceases to be listed on SGX.   ;P

Below quoted from SGX’s announcement :

The Central Depository (“CDP”) serves as the depository for shares of Singapore Exchange (“SGX”) listed companies.  It in turn, holds ‘jumbo’ share certificate/s issued by the share registrar of the listed company.  When a company ceases to …