Title: World Bank Guarantees Program

Languages: English

Type: Website

Region: Global

Country: Global / Non-Specific

Topics: Financing and Risk Mitigation

Keywords: Private Sector, Equity


Document Summary:

Learn more about how World Bank guarantees mobilize commercial financing for investment projects, help restructure expensive debt of utilities, and increase developing countries’ access to capital markets.

Document Details:

The World Bank Guarantee Program aims to:

  • Mobilize private investment (equity and debt) for strategic projects or sector support
  • Mitigate key government-related risks to enable financial viability and bankability
  • Enhance the credit quality of sovereign and sub-sovereign obligors to achieve acceptable or affordable levels
  • Reduce costs and improve financing terms for projects and governments
  • Ensure long-term sustainability of projects

Updated: June 6, 2022