47912-012: Capacity Development for Developing Member Country Banks under the Trade Finance Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The proposed R-CDTA for Capacity Development of DMC Banks focuses on filling market gaps for trade finance. Many DMC banks struggle to establish and/or maintain correspondent banking relationships with international banks, which are needed to access liquidity and guarantees in support of trade. Some factors (e.g., political and macroeconomic instability) are beyond their control, but DMC banks often lack knowledge of trade finance instruments, and may be unable to provide standard financial ... Read More

Country Regional
Borrower/Equity Investment Name
Project Number 47912-012
Type or Modality of Assistance TA
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 8622
Approval Date 21 Feb 2014
Geographical Location Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Georgia, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and Viet Nam.
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Trade and services

 

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