Stock Exchange Regulatory Law (Ley Reguladora del Mercado de Valores,
No. 7732) the Banco Central de Costa Rica is
responsible for the administration of the record of bonds issued by the
Government and by public institutions through an electronic book entry
system. To fulfill its mandate, has integrated the nation’s book entry system
to SINPE’s business platform, so that operations may be liquidated under the
principle of delivery versus payment.