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IDB Launches Australian Dollar Sustainable Development Bond for Meiji Yasuda

The Inter-American Development Bank (“IDB” or “IADB”), rated Aaa/AAA (Moody’s/S&P), priced a new 10-year fixed rate Sustainable Development Bond to support IDB’s strategic priorities to reduce poverty and inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean in a sustainable and climate friendly manner.

Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company is the sole investor of the bond with Citigroup Global Markets Limited being the arranger. With this bond the IDB raises awareness for the Sustainable Development Goals and reinforces its commitment to mainstream gender equality for a faster and more lasting economic recovery of the region.


Inter-American Development Bank (Ticker IADB)

Issuer rating:

Aaa / AAA (Moody’s / S&P)


AUD 180,000,000

Settlement date:

4 February 2022

Coupon payment dates:

4 February and 4 August (semi-annual)

Maturity date:

4 February 2032

Clearing systems:

Euroclear, Clearstream

Lead manager:

Citigroup Global Markets Limited


XS2436154889 / 243615488

About the IDB

The Inter-American Development Bank is devoted to improving lives. Established in 1959, the IDB is a leading source of long-term financing for economic, social and institutional development in Latin America and the Caribbean. The IDB also conducts cutting-edge research and provides policy advice, technical assistance and training to public and private sector clients throughout the region.

Information on bonds for Investors is available on the IDB website:

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