Benchmark Bond Issues

ADB pursues a strategy of issuing liquid benchmark bonds to maintain its presence in key currency bond markets.

ADB has issued consistently in the US dollar global bond market, launching a bond issue at least once per year since 1994. ADB’s global bonds are issued using a price discovery process to reach the broadest possible range of investors, both by investor type and by geography.

A large, globally dispersed inventory of ADB bonds helps maintain high levels of secondary market liquidity in each issue.

As of 11 November 2015, ADB has over US$38 billion outstanding in US dollar-denominated public offerings.

Outstanding US Dollar Global Bonds and Public Offerings

ADB has maintained a consistent presence in the Kangaroo market since 2006 with at least one issuance per year.  As of 11 November 2015, ADB has A$10.15 billion principal outstanding across 13 maturities.

Outstanding Australian Dollar Public Bonds

ADB has also issued public offerings in other denominations such as Brazilian real, Canadian dollar, euro, Indian rupee, Japanese yen, New Zealand dollar, Norwegian krone, Philippine peso, Pound sterling, PRC yuan, Singapore dollar, Swiss franc, and Thai baht.

Pricing Supplement

The pricing supplement is provided to give details of an issue and should be read in conjunction with the Prospectus.

Pricing Supplement Due Date
US$500 million Floating Rate Notes 19 October 2017
US$2.0 billion Global Notes 26 August 2020
US$2.0 billion Global Notes 28 July 2017
US$1.0 billion Floating Rate Notes 10 July 2019
US$2.0 billion Global Notes 5 June 2018
US$500 million Global Notes 19 March 2025
US$2.25 billion Global Notes 18 February 2022
US$1.25 billion Global Notes 22 January 2025
US$1.75 billion Global Notes 22 January 2020
US$300 million Floating Rate Notes 15 December 2021
US$1 billion Global Notes 24 November 2021
US$1 billion Global Notes 28 September 2018
INR3 billion 6.35% Notes 17 August 2016
US$1.25 billion 0.75% Notes 11 January 2017
US$500 million Floating Rate Notes 25 June 2019
US$100 million Floating Rate Notes 13 May 2016
US$500 million Floating Rate Notes 28 February 2018
US$1.5 billion 1.875% Notes 12 April 2019
US$500 million Floating Rate Notes 13 May 2016
US$2.0 billion 1.75% Notes 11 September 2018
US$250 million Floating Rate Notes 29 May 2015
US$750 million Floating Rate Notes 29 May 2015
US$250 million Floating Rate Notes 29 May 2015
NZ$350 million 3.25% Notes 20 July 2017
US$2.5 billion 0.50% Notes 20 June 2016
A$900 million 3.50% Notes 5 July 2017
A$200 million Floating Rate Notes 5 July 2017
BRL100 million 5.25% Notes 25 September 2015, payable in US dollars
BRL100 million 5.00% Notes 23 February 2016, payable in US dollars
US$1.0 billion 1.375% Notes 23 March 2020

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