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 competitve rates, CTBC Bank can buy/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
    • Two (2) Valid Government Issued Identification Cards
    • Signature Card
    • Order Ticket
    • Corporate Papers
      • Secretary's Certificate or Board Resolution
      • Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws
      • General Information Sheet (GIS)
    • 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 Business Center 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 Officer for the latest price.