As part of their alliance, Mitsubishi Motors Corp. said it would issue convertible bonds totalling 25 billion yen to DaimlerChrysler AG, reports Bloomberg News (14/7/00). The article cites Mitsubishi Motors` Senior Executive Officer Junji Midorikawa as saying in an interview that these bonds will then be converted to Mitsubishi shares once a certain level has been reached. Mitsubishi will redeem the bonds with cash if the shares do not reach that particular level.