Partial Acquisition of Publicly Placed Samurai Bonds Issued by the Mexican Government
Supporting Diversification of the Mexican Government's Funding Sources and Invigoration of the Samurai Bond Market
- Area: Latin America and the Caribbean
JBIC partially acquired the publicly placed yen-denominated foreign bonds (Samurai bonds) issued in Japan by the Mexican government. This acquisition will help to maintain and increase the presence of Mexican government bonds in the Tokyo market, and provide a broad range of investment opportunities to Japanese investors. JBIC holds an annual meeting for policy dialogue with the Mexican government aimed at promoting mutual cooperation and deepening bilateral economic relations, and at the second annual meeting held in fiscal 2012, the Mexican government expressed its appreciation to JBIC for this partial acquisition.