ROP Bonds

Brief Description

ROP Bonds are medium to long-term negotiable and transferable debt instruments issued by the Republic of the Philippines.

With our competitive rates, CTBC Bank can buy or sell your ROP Bonds to address your investment needs.

Other benefits of investing in ROP Bonds include the following:

  • Generally pay a higher rate of return than time deposits with a similar tenor
  • Offer semi-annual interest income throughout the tenor if held until maturity
  • Can be redeemed anytime before maturity at prevailing market rates
  • A wide range of various tenors are available


  • 5 to 25 year tenors
  • Semi-annual coupon payments with face value and last coupon payment redeemed upon maturity
  • Minimum investment
    • Subject to the minimum denomination of the issuance
  • T+3 Settlement


  • Individuals/Corporations
    • Broker Customer Information Form
    • Broker Agreement
    • Client Suitability Assessment / Risk Profile Questionnaire
    • Risk Disclosure Statement
    • Valid Identification Card/s
    • Signature Cards
    • Order Ticket
    • Corporate Papers
      1. Secretary's Certificate or Board Resolution
      2. Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws
      3. General Information Sheet
    • Other documents as required by the third party custodian

After securing these requirements, you may start investing by following these steps:

  • Check the current price.*
  • Subscribe to your selected ROP in the nearest CTBC Bank branch or contact your Relationship Manager/Account Officer.
  • Review your ROP price regularly to take advantage of possible capital gains or stay invested until it matures.

*Please refer to your Relationship Manager/Account Officerfor the latest price.

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