The basics about investing in Japan's government and corporate debt markets are discussed in the following sections:
How to Invest in Government/Corporate Debt Securities at Issue provides a list of available government and corporate debt securities in the market. Auction and tender dates, as well as the application procedures and the confirmation of acquisition of the debt securities are also discussed in this section.
After Issue and At Maturity discusses the buying and selling of bonds in the secondary market as well as the details of interest and redemption procedures.
Self Service Options explains the mechanics of online trading; provides brochures and forms; and lists investor contact centers.