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IBRD

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development

A division of the World Bank that provides loans to governments and public organizations in developing countries in order to alleviate poverty. Founded in 1946, it was established to rebuild Europe and Asia after World War II. It loans money for infrastructural, business, and environmental development worldwide. It charges developing countries low interest rates, raising its funds from bonds issued to governments and institutions. See also: International Monetary Fund.
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Taken together, the modulation of IBRD and IDA financial support over the CPS period would constitute an overall range of support of approximately $3.
Unlike those of the IBRD, IDA's lending operations--about $6,000,000,000 annually, currently totaLing over $50,000,000,000--are funded by trienniaL grants from its rich-country members.
IBRD non-aid lending can be maintained at current levels, financed by conventional capital market borrowing.
Lerrick also makes much of the declining share of IBRD lending to non-rated countries -- from 41 percent in 1993 to 1 percent in 1999 -- suggesting that at best Bank lending is not needed, and at worst it crowds out private providers.
If we examine defaults excluding the SILICs we find that there have been 43 countries defaulting to commercial lenders, but only seven went into non-accrual status with the IBRD.
The considerable savings result from the lower cost of working capital due to both the IBRD guarantee and EBRD credit line.
The expanded agreement will allow Tunisia to use IBRD as a market intermediary to manage the currency and interest rate exposure of debt owed to creditors other than the World Bank.
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Global Banking News-August 18, 2011--World Bank's IBRD launches USD3.
Summary: The agreement will allow Tunisia to use IBRD as a market intermediary to manage the currency and interest rate exposure of debt owed to creditors, other than the World Bank.
Global Banking News-3 February 2010-World Bank's IBRD launches new Kangaroo bond(C)2010 ENPublishing - http://www.