Terms of Use

Use of the Website

Thank you for visiting the DBJ website (https://www.dbj.jp/, https://www.dbj-sustainability-rating.jp/, https://dbj-i.net/ja), operated by Development Bank of Japan Inc. (“DBJ”). Please read and understand the following terms of use before using the site. DBJ reserves the right to change the terms and conditions of this website without prior notice. Please check the latest terms and conditions.


The information contained in this website may include forecasts of business performance or other matters. These forecasts entail risks and uncertainties, and changes in economic conditions, market trends or other factors may cause actual results to differ from original projections.


DBJ holds the copyrights to the content (information, trademarks, designs, etc.) of this website. However, the copyrights to some content, such as photographs, illustrations and image data provided by other organizations, are held by parties other than DBJ. Therefore, the use, duplication, or alteration of the site's content is prohibited without DBJ's permission.


DBJ shall not be liable for any problems, damages, or losses resulting from the information posted on this website or the use of this website. Nothing on this website should be construed as a solicitation to buy or sell DBJ shares or bonds. We ask, therefore, that users of the site take full responsibility for making final investment decisions. This website may also contain links and banners that will take you to external sites. Please note that these sites are not operated by DBJ, and DBJ is not responsible for their content.

Privacy Statement

Personal information provided to us through this website will be managed in accordance with DBJ's personal information protection policy. For information about our privacy policy, please click here.


1. Links from the DBJ website to other sites

You may be able to move from this site to others by means of links or banners. Such sites are not operated by DBJ, and DBJ is not responsible for their content.

2. Links from other sites to the DBJ website

  • (1)
    If you wish to link to this website, please contact our Public Relations Office in advance.
  • (2)
    The DBJ symbol may not be used as a link button. Please link from a text string such as "Development Bank of Japan Inc.” or “DBJ.”
  • (3)
    If you use a link to this website, please make it clear that the link is to the “Website of Development Bank of Japan Inc.”
  • (4)
    DBJ does not permit the use of links that cause confusion by displaying the contents of the DBJ website as part of the website of the linking party through framing or other techniques. Be sure to set up the link so that the screen switches completely to the DBJ website.
  • (5)
    Linking to the DBJ website is permitted only for the purpose of providing convenience to customers accessing the website. We do not permit links to our site that give the impression that DBJ has a special relationship with the linking website or that use the ability to link to the DBJ website as a for-profit selling point.
  • (6)
    DBJ does not permit links that may damage its social reputation or cause it economic loss; nor does it permit links from websites that may be illegal or offensive to public order and morals.

User Environment

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Cookie Policy

If you have enabled cookies, this site may use the information stored within. Such information does not include personal information such as your name, address, telephone number, or email address, and we do not disclose such information to any third party.

Cookies (first-party)

Cookies are a means of storing usage history and other information in a customer's browser when the customer visits a website. First-party cookies issued by DBJ store data on the customer's use of this website (URL visited, time of visit, device information, etc.), collected upon each visit to the site. Cookies and the information collected therein are used primarily for the following purposes.

  • To understand access status
  • To improve the website

Google Analytics (provided by Google LLC)

DBJ uses Google Analytics in analyzing the browsing history of this site and in utilizing the acquired information in marketing activities. Google Analytics uses cookies issued by DBJ to collect data on your use of this site, but such data contains no personally identifiable information.

If you do not wish to have Google Analytics collect information on this site, you can disable Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on page below.

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