A strong and stable shareholder base
Incorporated as a private limited liability company in Singapore, our shareholders comprise DBS Bank, John Hancock Life Insurance Company (Manulife), Prudential Assurance Company Singapore, Standard Chartered Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and Temasek Holdings.
Supported by the Singapore Government
All our debt issuance is guaranteed by the Singapore Ministry of Finance. Our inaugural US$1 billion Euro Medium-Term Note Programme has been rated AAA by Standard & Poor’s and our US$500 million Euro Commercial Paper Programme has been rated A1+/P1 by Standard and Poor’s and Moody’s respectively.
Clifford Capital also works very closely with economic agencies such as IE Singapore, EDB Singapore, Maritime Port Authority of Singapore as well as the Monetary Authority of Singapore to ensure continuous alignment with national objectives as we carry out our business.
An independent and commercial institution
Clifford Capital is an independent commercial institution that operates on an arm’s length basis vis-à-vis our shareholders.
The scope of our coverage is aligned with our public policy role as agreed with the Government of Singapore. However, the Government has no involvement in the running of our business nor representation on our board of directors.Our unique structure enables us to fulfil our public policy mandate while providing effective and competitive financing solutions for the benefit of Singapore-based companies.