Guidelines
Published Date: 19 March 2007

Guidelines for Banks whose Business includes Dealing in Government Securities

Guidelines for banks dealing in securities issued by the Singapore Government, as a primary, registered or secondary dealer.

These guidelines apply to any bank dealing in Government securities as a primary, registered or secondary dealer. The guidelines cover:

  • Definitions of 'Government securities', 'dealers', etc.
  • Business conduct rules and market practices which dealers should comply with.
  • Prohibitions on unsecured credit given to employees and their family for the purchase or subscription of Government securities.
  • Operational standards which dealers should observe.