March 3, 2023
On March 3, 2023, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA; President: TANAKA Akihiko) launched Fiscal Investment and Loan Program (FILP) Agency bonds (non-government guaranteed domestic bonds): JPY 20.5billion with a 2-year maturity.
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).
Bonds issue details:
Issue #: No.72
Issue amount: JPY 20.5 bn
Maturity period: 2 years
Issue date: March 10, 2023
Maturity date: December 20, 2024
Coupon: 0.090 % (s.a.)
Issue price: JPY100.00 (per JPY100.00)
Collateral: General collateral
Rating: A+ (S&P), AA+ (R&I)
Listing: TOKYO PRO-BOND Market
Lead manager: Daiwa Securities Co. Ltd., Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd., Nomura Securities Co., Ltd. and SMBC Nikko Securities Inc.
Budget for Finance and Investment Account, and Capital Markets Division, Treasury, Finance and Accounting Department, JICA