August 10, 2022
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA; President: TANAKA Akihiko) has mandated the following security companies as joint lead managers for the 10-year Fiscal Investment and Loan Program (FILP) Agency Bonds and the 20-year FILP Agency Bonds. The bonds are denominated in Japanese Yen without government guarantee and are scheduled to be launched in September 2022.
・ 68th 10-year FILP Agency Bonds
Nomura Securities Co., Ltd., Daiwa Securities Co. Ltd., Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd., Tokai Tokyo Securities Co., Ltd.
・ 69th 20-year FILP Agency Bonds
Nomura Securities Co., Ltd., Daiwa Securities Co. Ltd., Okasan Securities Co., Ltd., Shinkin Securities Co., Ltd.
The bonds have the features of “Social Bonds” defined by the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) and are qualified by a second party opinion from an independent third party (Japan Research Institute).
The proceeds from issuing the bonds will be allocated to JICA's Finance and Investment Account which dedicates to its ODA Loans and Private Sector Investment Finance activities (not knowingly allocate any proceeds from the sale of the bonds to activities related to coal-fired power generation).
The detail of the transaction is to be determined, subject to market conditions.
Budget for Finance and Investment Account, and Capital Markets Division, Treasury, Finance and Accounting Department, JICA