The Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX) has announced that the FG Financial Fund Limited SAC, Class D, Global USD Bond Fund (the “Global USD Bond Fund’) has been added to the roster of funds listed on the Exchange. The Global USD Bond Fund is a mutual fund of FG Financial Fund Limited SAC (FG Financial Fund).
This fund joins the FG Financial Diversified Fund, the FG Financial Growth Fund and the FG Financial Preferred Income Fund to become the fourth sub-fund offered by FG Financial Fund SAC, all of which are listed on BISX.
The Global USD Fund is a fixed income fund that will invest mainly in United States Dollar (USD) fixed rate investment grade instruments and emphasizes principal protection while maintaining the highest credit rating possible in the global financial markets. FG Financial Fund Limited SAC is able to offer
these international investment products to Bahamians as a result of the Central Bank of The Bahamas’ Exchange Control Liberalization Program which allows BISX Broker-Dealer Members to access USD currency for the specific purpose of creating Bahamian based nvestment products for local investors. FG Financial Fund Limited SAC, Class D, Global USD Bond Fund, becomes the 8th investment fund created for Bahamians under the Liberalization Program.
BISX Chief Executive Officer; Keith Davies comments, *“We are pleased to have been able to provide a platform where the creativity and innovation of our Broker-Dealer Members can be put to good use for the benefit of Bahamian investors. FG Financial Fund Limited SAC should be congratulated for adding their first international mutual fund to their family of funds. Products such as this mutual fund which has been developed and launched by FG Financial Fund will continue to positively impact our economy and provide investment diversification for investors.”*
FG Capital Markets served as the BISX Sponsor Member that brought the Global Bond Fund to the Exchange. Family Guardian is the Investment Manager, and FG Financial has been appointed as the