Bond portfolio – finally some “luck? Following up on my post last week, I wasn’t successful on SPH REIT perps. Reason given was that  my application amount was “too low” 😤.  I decided to “blow up” my application to $2m when UBS SGD AT1 perps was released. You can read about the bond by Fundsupermart here.  The final interest rate for the 5Y non call perps was priced at 4.8% and I was finally allotted $250,000.  I haven’t decided if I should fund this purchase with more debt or with cash. If it is debt, whether to fund it in SGD (2.41%) or other currencies like EUR or JPY (0.75%).  Monthly passive income With the new bond purchase as well as the new OCBC position, the projected annual dividend / distribution income increased from $134,116 to $144,490 based on the latest forex rates and assuming I fund the purchase