LONDON, Aug 22 (IFR) -
* IPTs MS-4 area. Pricing Wednesday. Due 9 Sep 2019, pay 30 Aug, long first coupon to 9 Mar 2018, SEC registered, Lux listing, 1k/1k denoms.
KfW, rated Aaa/AAA/AAA (all stable; Moody‘s/Scope/S&P) and guaranteed by the FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY has mandated BofAML, BNPP, and JPM to lead manage its upcoming 2-year SEC Registered USD Global benchmark transaction. The issue is expected to be launched in the near future subject to market conditions. FCA/ICMA stabilisation. (Reporting by Julian Baker)