Unit Investment Trust Funds

BDO Peso Bond Fund

Your gateway to investing in bonds


Why get invested

The BDO Peso Bond Fund focuses on generating income by investing primarily in government and corporate bonds. You get access to these bonds that have passed a stringent review of creditworthiness. If you have medium term goals, like saving for a trip abroad, this is the investment product for you. Make the most out of the Peso Bond Fund with BDO's Easy Investment Plan.  


While it’s a moderate risk product, attendant risks come with changes in interest rates. For minimized risks and maximized earning potential, we recommend to stay invested for at least three (3) years. 


Open an investment account online or in any BDO branch today. 


Fund Facts

Fund Type Medium Term Bond Fund
  Retail Unit Class (R) Merit Unit Class (I)
Minimum Investment PHP 10,000 PHP 1,000
Minimum Additional/Maintaining Participation PHP 10,000 PHP 1,000 / None
Dealing Period Up to 2:30 p.m. of any banking day
Minimum Holding Period 30 calendar days None
Early Redemption Fee 0.50% of original participation amount None
Settlement Period One (1) banking day after notice of redemption is received
Trust Fee  1.00% 0.825%
Inception Date
April 29, 2005 February 11, 2022
Benchmark  Markit iBoxx ALBI Philippine 1-5 (Domestic) index
NAVPU Availability  Every trading day at 7:30 p.m.
Custodian Standard Chartered Bank, Citibank
External Auditor Punongbayan & Araullo

* BDO Easy Investment Plan is only available in the Retail Unit Class


Client Suitability

As a multi-class fund, the Fund has two (2) classes: (1) Retail Unit Class (R); and (2) Merit Unit Class (I). Participation in the Fund’s Classes shall be open to individual and corporate investors with moderate risk appetite and who are looking for higher yields and are willing to take the attendant risks that come with portfolios that may have investments with longer tenors. In order to minimize risks and maximize earning potential, participants/trustors are recommended to stay invested in the Fund for at least three (3) years.  


The Retail Unit Class (R) shall be made available for investment of retail investors of BDO through its branches or through its digital portals. 


The Merit Unit Class (I) shall be made available to Retirement Plans with existing investment management accounts (IMA) or trust and other fiduciary accounts (TA) with the Trustee or its subsidiaries.