Tokyo, September 27, 2019— Nomura Securities Co., Ltd. (NSC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Nomura Holdings, Inc., and Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. (NRI) today announced that they will publish Nomura-BPI SDGs, a new sub-index to the Nomura Bond Performance Index (NOMURA-BPI(*1) ). The two companies have been conducting joint research to develop the new sub-index since April this year(*2) .
Nomura Publishes NOMURA-BPI SDGs
*1 NOMURA-BPI (called NRI-BPI when initially published) was developed in 1986 to reflect the overall performance of the secondary market for publicly offered, fixed-income bonds issued in Japan. NOMURA-BPI's Configuration Rule Book is publicly available on NSC’s web site. http://qr.nomuraholdings.com/en/bpi/index.html
*2 Please refer to the news release issued on April 17, 2019 entitled "Nomura Announces Launch of Joint Research on Nomura-BPI SDG Bonds." https://www.nomuraholdings.com/news/nr/nsc/20190417/20190417.pdf