The TWSE shall set up a dedicated account for custody of the clearing and settlement fund it collects. It shall utilize the fund in the following manners in accordance with the Securities and Exchange Act:
With respect to interest accrued from utilization by the TWSE of the clearing and settlement fund, the TWSE shall settle accounts on a half-yearly basis and reimburse any remaining interest, after deducting applicable fees and taxes, to the securities firms.
- Purchase of government bonds.
- Deposit in banks, or savings deposits with the postal administration.
- Other manners of utilization reported to and approved by the Competent Authority.