No. S 506
Government Securities Act
Chapter 121A
Government Securities (Financial Penalty) Notification 2010
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 29D(3) of the Government Securities Act, the Minister for Finance hereby makes the following Notification:
Citation and commencement
1.  This Notification may be cited as the Government Securities (Financial Penalty) Notification 2010 and shall come into operation on 13th September 2010.
Financial penalty
2.  For the purposes of section 29D(3) of the Act, the financial penalty payable by any primary dealer, who fails to comply with a direction given by the Authority under section 29C(1) of the Act to apply to take up its minimum share of Government securities in an invitation by public notice issued by the Authority under section 30(1) of the Act, shall be the amount calculated in accordance with the following formula, or $1,000, whichever is the higher:
where A
is the amount of Government securities which the primary dealer fails to apply to take up; and
is the 5th percentile of the bid yields submitted by all applicants who applied on a competitive basis, for that particular issue of Government securities and which were successful in their application.
Made this 8th day of September 2010.
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Finance,
[MID MM 078-05 Vol. 5; AG/LLRD/SL/121A/2010/1 Vol. 1]