SSS hosts briefing on Premyo Bonds Program

(inset) PCEO Ignacio, and speakers and representatives from the BTr, Development Bank of the Philippines, LandBank, Chinabank, and SSS with pensioners who attended the event held at the Ramon Magsaysay Hall, SSS Corporate Building, East Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City, last November 8.

The state-run Social Security System (SSS), in support of the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr), hosted a briefing on the Premyo (Prize) Bonds Program wherein investors can purchase bonds for as low as P500 per unit and multiples thereof of up to P10 million. A forum on the Enhanced Pension Loan Program (PLP) was also held during the event.

Under the Premyo Bonds Program, bondholders will benefit from its features such as principal protection, fixed interest rates every quarter, and be able to join in quarterly cash reward draws of up to P1 million.

SSS President and Chief Executive Officer Aurora C. Ignacio encouraged the pension fund’s members and pensioners who attended the briefing to inform others of the program that aims to raise government funds and promote financial literacy to the public.

Interested investors may contact the BTr for more information about the Premyo Bonds Program while SSS pensioners who want to avail of the Enhanced PLP may inquire at any SSS branch visit its website at, call its hotline at 14555, or send an e-mail to