Investor Relations

In the Spotlight

  • ADB Clean Energy Bonds 2016

    ADB has raised over $820 million of clean energy bonds since 2010, and has invested $2.5 billion in clean energy across Asia and the Pacific in 2015.

  • ADB sells $1.3 billion in Global Green Bonds to spur Climate Financing

    ADB has raised $1.3 billion to help finance climate change mitigation and adaptation projects with the issue of dual-tranche-3-year and 10-year green bonds.

  • Did You Know? Green Bonds in 2 Minutes

    New financial products are providing innovative ways to combat climate change. Green bonds give investors the opportunity to invest in activities that provide a steady return and help the planet at the same time.

  • Did You Know? Asian Development Bank

    Have you ever stopped to think about how a development bank works? The Asian Development Bank has been around for nearly 50 years now, but how does it go about reducing poverty and promoting prosperity in the Asia Pacific region?

ADB as a Borrower

A leading triple-A borrower in the international markets, ADB raises funds regularly through international and domestic capital markets, reflecting strong credit fundamentals and conservative financial policies.

ADB’s overriding borrowing objective is to ensure availability of funds at the most stable and lowest possible cost for the benefit of its OCR borrowers. Subject to this objective, ADB seeks to diversify its sources of funding across markets, instruments, and maturities, and has so far issued bonds in 32 currencies.

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Fast Facts

260million people lack access to safe drinking water

451million people in developing Asia live on $1.90 a day

1 of 20 children die before reaching age 5



The ADB Investor Presentation provides an overview of the Asian Development Bank, its operations, and other information relevant to prospective investors. Japanese version