See Financial Solutions in Practice
IBRD is a source of innovative and cost-effective financing and risk management. An extensive menu of flexible and complementary options allows countries to pick and choose financial terms and a mix of products to meet the needs of development programs and portfolio risk management objectives. IBRD financial solutions come with the added benefits of world-class technical expertise and a dedicated team of specialists to structure a custom financial solution each time.
Featured: A Revolutionary Transaction Helps Uruguay Mitigate the Risks of Drought and
High Energy Prices
In December 2013, the World Bank executed a landmark $450 million weather and oil price insurance transaction for Uruguay's state-owned electric utility, Administración Nacional de Usinas y Trasmisiones Eléctricas (UTE). Learn more.
Mitigating Vulnerability to High and Volatile Oil Prices
Press release: Central America/Caribbean Can Reduce their Oil Dependency, Says WB Report
Read the report.