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Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC; Governor: Hiroshi Watanabe) launched 10-year fixed rate Global Dollar Bonds guaranteed by the government of Japan on January 13 (New York City time). The issuance has successfully attracted the demands from wide range of international investors, mostly in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and North America.
The followings are the main features of the issuance:
JBIC Thirteenth Japanese Government Guaranteed Bonds
Issuer ：Japan Bank for International Cooperation Amount ：1billion U.S. dollars Market ：Global Maturity ：10years (bullet repayment due on January 21, 2026) Coupon rate ：2.750% (S.A.) Issue price ：99.446% (Re-offer yield: 2.814% (S.A.)) Guarantor ：The Government of Japan Listing ：Luxembourg Stock Exchange Payment date ：January 21, 2016 Use of Funds ：JBIC operations Joint Lead Managers ：Barclays Bank PLC
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated
J.P. Morgan Securities plc
Nomura Securities International, Inc.
The credit ratings for the bonds:
Moody's Japan K.K.: A1
Standard & Poor's Ratings Japan K.K.: A+