I was really excited by last year’s Temasek’s Astrea IV Bonds. In fact, since this site was created, the 2018 Astrea IV Bonds was the only investment to have ever received a full 5/5 Financial Horse Rating. That’s how much I like them.

Of course, because of their red hot popularity, everyone who applied only received a miserable S$4000 allocation, myself included.

So imagine my surprise when I was given a heads up that there will be a new round of Astrea bonds coming, Astrea V! I knew that there was a lot of talk about a new round of Astrea bonds, but still, this was like Christmas come early.

The preliminary prospectus was just lodged on