Development Bank of Japan

  • News Release
  • January 29, 2003
  • Development Bank of Japan Inc.

Development Bank of Japan Bond (FILP agency bond) Issues No. 6

1. Overview

On January 15, 2003, DBJ (Governor: Takeshi Komura) decided on terms for issuing No. 6 FILP agency bonds (publicly issued bonds without government guarantee).

2. Bond issue details

Issue
amount
\50.0 billion
Term 5-year (March 2008 redemption)
Coupon rate 0. 410%
Issue price \99.98
Collateral General collateral
Issue date January 31, 2003
Ratings Rating and Investment Information, Inc. AAA
Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd. AAA
Moody' Investor Service Inc. A2
Standard and Poor's (S&P) AA-
Lead-managing underwriters Co-lead managers Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd. and Merrill Lynch Japan Securities Co., Ltd.

3. Issues Expected during the Next Fiscal Year

In fiscal 2003, DBJ plans to place its largest bond issue to date. We plan to issue \240.0 billion in bonds without a government guarantee (FILP agency bonds).

Contact
Development Bank of Japan, Treasury Department Tel: 03-3244-1829