The Documentation for APF Gilt Purchases and for the APF Corporate Bond Purchase Scheme includes the APF Terms and Conditions, Market Notice, the APF Operating Procedures and the Admission Letter. (The APF Btender T&Cs and Settlement Procedures, available under ‘previous versions’ below, have been incorporated into the APF Terms and Conditions and APF Operating Procedures.)
Documentation for the Asset Purchase Facility Term Funding Scheme is published separately and is available here
The APF Terms and Conditions and APF Operating Procedures for the Gilt Purchases and Corporate Bond Purchase Schemes are available below:
APF Terms and Conditions
12 September 2016
APF Operating Procedures
3 October 2016
Previous versions of the APF Terms and Conditions can be found below.
Terms and conditions dated 11 February 2009
Terms and conditions dated 6 February 2009
Previous versions of the APF Btender Terms and Conditions can be found below.
APF Btender T&Cs
5 March 2009
Previous versions of the APF Settlement Procedures can be found below.
Settlement procedures dated 4 August 2016
Settlement procedures dated 7 October 2011
Settlement procedures dated 29 March 2010
Settlement procedures dated 15 June 2009
Settlement procedures dated 5 March 2009
Btender, the Bank's electronic tendering system is used to conduct all corporate bond auctions purchases. All counterparties must use Btender. Access to SWIFTnet is required.
User guide for Btender
Btender Quick Reference Guide