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World Bank Launches Eurobond

Washington, DC, October 19, 2009 – Today, the World Bank (the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, rated Aaa/AAA), launched a 2 year EUR/BGN currency linked note. The notes will be placed with US and European investors via JP Morgan as the sole lead manager.

Amount: EUR 15 million
Settlement Date: November 9, 2009
Maturity Date: November 9, 2011
Issue Price: 100%
Coupon: 6% annually
Denomination: EUR 5,000
Listing: Luxembourg
Clearing Systems: Euroclear and Clearstream
ISIN: XS0459991658

The World Bank's bond products and investor presentation can be accessed through the website of the World Bank for bond investors (www.worldbank.org/debtsecurities). For a list of selected bonds issued recently by the World Bank, see: http://treasury.worldbank.org/recentissues.

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