Softbank Corp 56ID Issue of the 39th and the 40th Bond

  Softbank Corp (56ID) - Issue of the 39th and the 40th Bond

RNS Number : 7383L
Softbank Corp
07 September 2012

                                                             September 7, 2012

           Issue of the 39^th Unsecured Straight Corporate Bond and

                 the 40^th Unsecured Straight Corporate Bond

 SOFTBANK  CORP.  (the  "Company")  announces  that  it  has  determined  the 
following terms  and  conditions  for  the issuance  of  its  39^th  unsecured 
straight corporate bond with inter-bond pari  passu clause (also known as  the 
"Fukuoka SoftBank HAWKS  Bond") and  40^th unsecured  straight corporate  bond 
with inter-bond pari passu clause.


                         The 39^th unsecured straight    The 40^th unsecured
                                corporate bond         straight corporate bond
1.  Total   amount    of        JPY 100 billion            JPY 10 billion
2.  Denomination     per         JPY 1 million             JPY 100 million
3.  Coupon rate                0.74% per annum           0.732% per annum
4.  Issue price                      100% of the principal amount
5.  Redemption price                 100% of the principal amount
6.  Term                                        5 years
7.  Maturity date             September 22, 2017         September 14, 2017
                         The bonds will be redeemed in full upon maturity. The

                         may also be repurchased and redeemed at any time
8.  Redemption
                         commencing from the first day following the closing

                         subject to requirements of the book-entry transfer
                           March 24 and September 24   March 14 and September
9.  Coupon payment dates                                   14 of each year
                                 of each year
10. Offering period          September 10, 2012 to        September 7, 2012
                              September 21, 2012
11. Closing date              September 24, 2012         September 14, 2012
12. Method of offering          Offering to the general public in Japan
13. Market                  Mainly retail investors    Institutional investors
14. Collateral           No collateral or guarantee is pledged and no assets
                         are specifically reserved to secure these bonds.
                          Negative pledge clause and   Negative pledge clause
15. Covenants              clause for transformation
                           from unsecured to secured              
                          Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.  Mizuho Securities Co.,
                           Daiwa Securities Co. Ltd.
                          Nomura Securities Co., Ltd.  Nomura Securities Co.,
                          SMBC Nikko Securities Inc.
                                                        Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan
                         Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Stanley Securities Co.,
                             Securities Co., Ltd.               Ltd.
16. Underwriters
                           SBI SECURITIES Co., Ltd.       Citigroup Global
                                                         Markets Japan Inc.
                           IwaiCosmo Securities Co.,

                          Okasan Securities Co., Ltd.

                          Tokai Tokyo Securities Co.,
17. Trustee                    Aozora Bank, Ltd.
18. Fiscal agent                                       Mizuho Corporate Bank,
19. Book-entry transfer        Japan Securities Depository Center, Inc.
20. Rating                       A (Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd.)
21. Use of proceeds         Redemption of bonds and    Repayment of borrowings
                            repayment of borrowings

<Notes> Regarding the  39^th unsecured  straight corporate  bond, the  Company 
prepares gifts  (a  blanket  featuring  the "White  Family"  father)  for  all 
subscribers to this bond. The Company will also hold a prize drawing for  such 
bond subscribers where 20 lucky couples (40 people) will win a pair of tickets
and one night's hotel  accommodation for two for  the Fukuoka SoftBank  HAWKS' 
2013 season home opening game.

This press release relates to offerings of Japanese Yen-denominated Bonds (the
"Bonds") that are intended to be directed into Japan and its residents thereof
in accordance with the laws,  customary practices and documentation of  Japan. 
This press release does not constitute an offer of any securities for sale  in 
the United States. The Bonds have not been registered under the United  States 
Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Act"), and may not be offered or sold
in the United States absent registration  or an applicable exemption from  the 
registration requirements under the Act.



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