IFC Investment By Product - Annual Summary
IFC continues to develop new financial products that enable companies to manage risk and broaden their access to foreign and domestic capital markets. Our broad suite of investment services can ease poverty and spur long-term growth by promoting sustainable enterprises, encouraging entrepreneurship, and mobilizing resources that wouldn’t otherwise be available. Learn more at http://www1.ifc.org/wps/wcm/connect/CORP_EXT_Content/IFC_External_Corporate_Site/What+We+Do/Investment+Services .
Note: Dollars in millions, for the year ended June 30. Short-term finance investments are included in figures prior to 2015.
|Name||Socrata field name||Column name in ||Data type||Description|
|Guarantees, $ millions||guarantees_millions||guarantees_millions||Number||Guarantee - promise from one entity to assume responsibility for the payment of a financial obligation of another entity if such other entity fails to perform. Guarantees include trade finance.|
|Fiscal Year||fiscal_year||fiscal_year||Number||The fiscal year begins on July 1st of the previous year and runs through June 30th of the designated year.|
|Loans, $ millions||loans_millions||loans_millions||Number||Loans - money advances to a client, to be repaid at a later date, usually with interest and/or fees.|
|Risk Management Products, $ millions||risk_management_products_millions||risk_management_products_millions||Number||Products designed to hedge the financial risk of IFC's client(s) using derivative products.|
|Loan Syndications, $ millions||loan_syndications_millions||loan_syndications_millions||Number||Loans where IFC is the lender of record and participations in the loans are sold to financial institutions.|
|Equity, $ millions||equity_millions||equity_millions||Number||Equity - Ownership interest in a corporation or enterprise that represents a claim on the assets of the entity in proportion to the number and class of shares owned.|