Fourth Issuance of Global Dollar Bond for the JBIC Operations
April 28, 2010
- Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC; President & CEO: Hiroshi Watanabe)*1 launched a fixed rate Global Dollar Bond with a Japanese government guarantee on April 27 (New York City time). The issue has successfully attracted the demands of wide range of international investors, mostly in Asia, North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa.
- The following are the main features of the issuance:
Japan Finance Corporation
Amount 2.25 billion US dollars Market Global Maturity 2 years and 2 months (bullet repayment due on July 6, 2012) Coupon rate 1.500%(S.A.) Issue price 99.978% (Re-offer yield: 1.510% (S.A.)) Guarantor Government of Japan Listing London Stock Exchange Payment date May 6, 2010 Use of Funds The JBIC Operations Joint Lead Managers
Barclays Bank PLC
Citigroup Global Markets Inc.
Aa2 (Moody's Investors Service, Inc.)
AA (Standard & Poor's Rating Services)