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Press Release

March 28, 2016

Ministry of Finance

Issuance of the Inflation-Indexed Bonds on April-June 2016


  • Issuance Amount on April 2016 will be about 400 billion yen. 
  • Reopening method:1 issue in FY2016.
    April, August, October 2016 and February 2017 issues will be the issue No. 21. (Maturity: March 20, 2026, Reference CPI : December 2015)
  • Auction method is Dutch-style-price-competitive auction (0.05 yen bidding scale).  

  • Auction Schedule of Buy-back Program of Inflation-Indexed Bonds on April-June 2016.
    Auction Month
    Buy-back amount
    April 2016 Approximately 20 billion yen
    May 2016
    June 2016 Approximately 20 billion yen
    Total Approximately 40 billion yen
(※) 1.The auctions will be conducted once in April and June.
    2.Issues eligible for the buy-backs will be those from issue number 17 to 21.
           3.The Ministry of Finance reserves the right not to accept part or all of bids.


(Note)The plan could be changed owing to market conditions and others.