NRI Green Bond

What is NRI Green Bond?

In order to realize our corporate philosophy of "Dream up the future", NRI engages in environmental, social and governance activities to create company value.
As one of these activities, NRI issued a Green Bond (Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. 3rd series unsecured corporate bonds). The purpose is to activate the green investment market in Japan and to be a leader in realizing a sustainable future.

The outline of NRI Green Bond

Bond Name NRI Green Bond (Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. 3rd series unsecured corporate bonds)
Issue Date 16th of September 2016
Redemption period 10 years
Total amount of the issuance ¥10 billion
Determination date of issue terms 9th of September 2016
Use of proceeds The net proceeds of the bond will be used to finance the Acquisition of Trust Beneficiary Rights and occupancy work for part of Yokohama Nomura Building Sectional Ownership and Trust Asset.
Credit Rating AA- (Rating and Investment Information, Inc.)
Second party opinion(*1) Second party opinion on sustainability of Green Bond(361KB)

The NRI Green Bond as noted above obtained an "R&I Green Bond Assessment"(*2) of the highest grade GA1 ("Green bond proceeds are used to invest in projects with environmental benefits to a significant degree") from Rating and Investment Information, Inc. on 9th of September 2016.

  • *2:"R&I Green Bond Assessment" is R&I's opinion regarding the extent to which the proceeds from the issuance of green bonds are used to invest in projects with environmental benefits, and it is expressed on a five-point scale of GA1 (significant degree) to GA5 (limited degree).

This information has been disclosed only for the purpose of publicly announcing the issuance of debt securities by Nomura Research Institute and not for the purpose of soliciting investment or engaging in any other similar activities.

The outline of Yokohama Nomura Building

Name Yokohama Nomura Building
Address 4-4-11 Minatomirai Nishi-ku Yokohama, Kanagawa
Date of occupation April 2017
Occupied floor 2nd-17th floor

CASBEE (Comprehensive Assessment System for Building Environmental Efficiency) S rank

LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) Gold (to be certificated)

DBJ Green Building Certification (to be certificated)

SEGES (Social and Environmental Green Evaluation System)

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