Samurai bond


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Samurai bond

A yen-denominated bond issued in Tokyo by a non-Japanese borrower. Related: Bulldog bond and Yankee bond.

Samurai Bond

A foreign bond denominated in Japanese yen and traded in the Japan. In order to raise capital from Japanese investors, a non-Japanese company may choose to sell a bond in Japan. See also: Bulldog Bond, Yankee Bond.

Samurai bond

A yen-denominated bond issued by a non-Japanese firm or institution.
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De Leon said the size of samurai bond issuance would still depend on the redevelopment plan, which was expected to be finished before the end of the year.
Japan Bank for International Cooperation's (JBIC) guarantee will cover the principal and part of the interest of the privately placed Samurai bonds.
Tokyo-based partner Norifusa Hashimoto added, "We were very pleased to advise Qatar Petroleum on its successful first Samurai bond, which is one of the first Samurais to launch following changes to Japanese regulation in April this year allowing certain documents to be filed in English rather than Japanese language.
6 June 2012 - South Korean lender Korea Development Bank (KDB) is expected to price its planned Samurai bond issue worth some JPY50bn (USD632m/EUR505m) on 13 June, Bloomberg said on Wednesday, citing a source in the know.
NBAD's groundbreaking issuance of the Samurai bond confirms NBAD's successful strategy in diversifying its funding sources and to extend its liability profile, a statement said.
7 million Samurai bond is part of its successful strategy in diversifying its funding sources and to extend its liability 
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Major Northern European bank Kaupthing Bank hf, now under Icelandic state control, has missed interest payments on a samurai bond, sources at a Japanese bank responsible for payment paperwork said Tuesday.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A+' Long-term debt rating to the JPY10billion bonds due June 30, 2015, under Corporacion Andina de Fomento's (CAF)USD100billion Retail Target Samurai Bond Program.
By supporting Samurai bond issues, in the Tokyo bond market through the provision of credit enhancement, JBIC contributes to the maintaining and strengthening of the international competitiveness of the Japanese capital market through making available to Japanese investors a broader and diverse range of investment opportunities, as well as helping EIBI to diversify its funding sources.
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