First-time bond issuers with an Asian nexus can tap on this grant to cover eligible issuance-related costs when issuing bonds from Singapore. The grant offsets up to S$200,000 for unrated issuances and S$400,000 for rated issuances. Jumbo-sized bond issuers can receive up to S$400,000 for unrated issuances or S$800,000 for rated issuances. The grant is valid till 31 December 2024.
Sustainable bond issuers can tap this grant to cover the initial cost of obtaining an external review. The grant offsets up to S$100,000 for eligible green, social, sustainability and sustainability-linked bonds. The grant is valid till 31 May 2023.