Where to Invest Money in the Philippines?

Here again is that perennial question, “I have extra cash. Where should I put my money?”

We’ve previously posted a lot of articles like this before, but if you’re looking for another article that will answer this question, don’t worry. We’ll give you another one that provides a comparative pros and cons analysis of various investment products.

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Unionbank (UBP)’s Tier 2 notes

The Unionbank of the Philippines (UBP) will be issuing P5 billion worth of unsecured, subordinated Tier 2 notes with a 7.375% net interest rate per annum.

The offer date is up to Tuesday, October 6, 2009 and the issue date is on October 14, 2009.

The company said proceeds from the notes will be used in the expansion of its consumer loans portfolio.

What is a Tier 2 Note?

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More OFW families are now saving and investing

Now, here’s one more good news.

According to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Central Bank of the Philippines), almost half of the families of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) are now saving and investing part of the remittances they are receiving.

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