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PRESS RELEASE September 24, 2009

World Bank Launches Bond in Russian Rubles

Washington, DC, September 24, 2009 – Today, the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (the "World Bank") rated Aaa/AAA, launched a Russian Ruble (RUB) 2.5-year note. The notes will be placed with US and European investors via JP Morgan as the sole lead manager.

Amount: RUB 6.5 billion
Settlement Date: October 5, 2009
Maturity Date: April 5, 2012
Issue Price: 100.59%
Coupon: 10% annually
Denomination: RUB 50,000
Listing: Luxembourg
Clearing Systems: Euroclear and Clearstream
ISIN: XS0455370212

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: https://treasury.worldbank.org/recentissues.