Nomura to offer $1.5 bln of dollar-denominated debt

TOKYO, March 7 Wed Mar 6, 2013 11:49pm EST

TOKYO, March 7 (Reuters) - Nomura Holdings said on Thursday that it will issue $1.2 billion worth of dollar-denominated straight bonds maturing in September 2016 carrying a two percent coupon.

Nomura said it will also issue $300 million worth of floating rate dollar-denominated bonds maturing in September 2016. The bonds will offer three-month dollar Libor plus 145 basis points, Nomura said in a statement.

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After wave of QE, onus shifts to leaders to boost economy

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