As a significant and strategic lender in the region, we use our loans to open up new possibilities for companies to add value, take risks and test new business models.
Through partial credit enhancements or risk-sharing guarantees, IDB Invest can make a potential project more attractive to commercial investors.
In some cases, IDB Invest may become a part owner of a company—either by investing directly or through private equity funds—and share the risks and potential rewards of a business venture.
Trade and Supply Chain Finance
We facilitate trade finance and supply chain finance innovative solutions through guarantees short /medium-term loans to cover the needs of the participants within the value chain, creating positive impact on thousands of buyers and suppliers in LAC.
By providing bridge loans, partial credit guarantees and other products, we strengthen companies’ ability to issue debt securities such as corporate bonds, an important source of financing.
As a multilateral development bank, we can structure loans and bonds to expand the pool of funds available for investment in the private sector.
We help companies improve their performance and become more competitive and sustainable, to ensure that their success has a lasting, positive impact on development.
By putting concessional donor funds to work in targeted ways, we can often tap into new sources of capital for high-impact projects.