What categories of foreign investments are required to be registered directly with the BSP, and what may be registered with the investor’s designated custodian bank on behalf of the BSP?

Inward foreign direct investments (FDIs) and investments in peso-denominated debt instruments issued onshore by private resident firms (not covered by Section 23) as defined under Sections 34 and 35.4 of the Manual of Regulations on FX Transactions (FX Manual) shall be registered directly with the BSP.  Inward remittances of FX funding the FDIs need not continue reading : What categories of foreign investments are required to be registered directly with the BSP, and what may be registered with the investor’s designated custodian bank on behalf of the BSP?