The Silver Bonds will be distributed round by round if the overall subscription exceeds HK$15 billion, to ensure applicants for small numbers are served first. Photo: Felix Wong
The Silver Bonds will be distributed round by round if the overall subscription exceeds HK$15 billion, to ensure applicants for small numbers are served first. Photo: Felix Wong
Bonds

Hong Kong’s Silver Bonds lure senior citizens as government promises to pay seven times more than banks in annual interest

  • Subscriptions for the inflation-protected bonds this year far exceed that recorded for four previous issues
  • The product is available to those born in or before 1956, and pays as much as 3.5 per cent coupon annually

The Silver Bonds will be distributed round by round if the overall subscription exceeds HK$15 billion, to ensure applicants for small numbers are served first. Photo: Felix Wong
The Silver Bonds will be distributed round by round if the overall subscription exceeds HK$15 billion, to ensure applicants for small numbers are served first. Photo: Felix Wong
READ FULL ARTICLE