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PRESS RELEASE November 6, 2007

World Bank Launches Bond in Brazilian Real

Washington, DC, December 6, 2007 – Today, the World Bank launched a Brazilian Real (BRL) 2-year note for European investors. ABN AMRO is the sole lead manager for this transaction. All payments will be made in Danish Kroner (DKK), as more fully described in the terms of the notes.
Amount: BRL 65 million
Settlement date: December 14, 2007
Maturity date: December 14, 2009
Issue price: 100%
Coupon: 9.0% annually
Denomination: BRL 5,000
Listing: Luxembourg
Clearing systems: Euroclear and Clearstream
ISIN: XS0335860788

The World Bank's bond products and investor presentation can be accessed through the website of the World Bank for bond investors ( For a list of selected bonds issued recently by the World Bank, see: