This Chapter does not apply to debt issues to professional investors only. It sets out the basic conditions which have to be met as a pre-requisite to the listing of debt securities, except those issued by States and Supranationals. They apply to every method of listing and to both new applicants and listed issuers, except where otherwise stated. The conditions which have to be met by States and Supranationals are set out in Chapters 31 and 32 respectively. Modified requirements for State corporations and banks are set out in Chapters 33 and 34 respectively.