Investment Bonds

Secure, fixed term investment bonds for up to 5 years

Looking for an investment that is not only secure, but one that offers you a fixed interest rate with minimal risk? Investment bonds are a great way to receive a guaranteed return - with a fixed term from 30 days up to 5 years. 

 

How to apply

Features and Benefits

  • competitive interest rates
  • fixed interest rate for the term of the investment bond
  • minimum investment amount $5,000
  • no maintenance or transaction fees on this fixed term investment bond
  • choose your term from 30 days up to five years
  • interest calculated daily and paid quarterly or yearly
  • interest paid directly to your bank account
  • acknowledgment of Investment and Maturity Advices provided free on all bank investment bonds

Investment bonds are available to individual and joint investors including partnerships, companies and other incorporated bodies and trusts.

 

Selling Bank Bonds Before Maturity

If you're investing in bonds, you may not withdraw from your investment until your fixed term is up. However, you may sell your bonds in the secondary market for the current market price at the time of sale. Contact your stockbroker or financial advisor for assistance on selling BOQ bank bonds. 

Interest Rates - Investment Bonds

Term 

Interest rates 
(% p.a.)
 

$5,000 to $250,000 

Quarterly 

Annual 

1 year

1.90

2.00

18 months

1.90

2.00

2 years

1.95

2.05

3 years

2.10

2.20

4 years

1.90

2.00

5 years

2.20

2.30

Interest is calculated daily and paid quarterly or yearly on BOQ investment bonds. All interest rates are subject to change without notice.

 

Interest rates for investments starting from 30 days to 180 days are available from the Bond Registry. For details of investment amounts over $250,000 please contact the Bond Registry.

 

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How to apply

Once your investment is accepted we will forward you an acknowledgment confirming the details of your investment within 14 days of the lodgement.  Download and complete the application form (PDF 413kb) and drop into your nearest branch.

Important Information

Please view the Terms and Conditions below: