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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.
Financing comes with embedded risk management tools for managing foreign currency exposure and movements in interest rates and commodity prices. Clients can also access these tools on a stand-alone basis to manage a range of financial risks on the sovereign debt portfolio. Contingent financing and catastrophe risk financing options help clients protect resources and prepare for unforeseen events.
IBRD financial products and services come with the added benefits of world-class technical expertise and a dedicated team of specialists to structure a custom financial solution each time. The same menu of products and services is available at the subnational level to local governments and public sector entities.