ARIZ Guarantee Fund

AFD
Language: French
Through the AFD-managed ARIZ guarantee fund, AFD assists banks and microfinance institutions partially cover the credit risk of medium to long-term loans and equity investments in small or medium-sized companies.
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A common initiative of Mediterranean Banks

L'Alliance des Banques de la Méditerranée
Language: French
A new consortium of 13 Mediterranean Banks is working together to develop joint products and services for their Mediterranean clients, such as: transfers, savings products, credit lines, housing finance and insurance, finance for enterprises, and infrastructure finance. One important target group is migrants living in Europe.
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Financing Urban Public Infrastructure

Atelier Parisien d'Urbanisme (APUR)
Language: English
This presentation will explain how Brazilian municipalities use market mechanisms to facilitate private investment in urban public infrastructure, through the Certificate of Additional Potential of Construction (CEPAC), with examples from São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.
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Verde Ventures Fund (VV)

Conservation International
Language: English
Conservation International’s VV Fund has successfully raised and deployed over US $12MM from a range of private corporate, public and development partners in a revolving, conservation oriented fund in support of triple bottom line oriented SMEs in priority hotspots. This presentation will focus on VV’s Starbucks investment.
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FX Hedging Solutions for the Microfinance Industry

Cygma
Language: English
Cygma will launch a facility to provide FX hedging solutions to the microfinance industry for illiquid currencies. It will complement Cygma’s advisory services, providing a comprehensive solution to the FX issues facing microfinance, and facilitate local currency investment in regions such as sub-Saharan Africa and Central Asia.
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Egyptian Pollution Abatement Project (EPAP II)

Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency
Language: English
The Egyptian Pollution Abatement Programme is a major initiative of the Ministry of State for Environmental Affairs (MSEA) to help industry improve performance and comply with environmental regulations. Eligible industries interested in making improvements can apply for loans with 20 % grant.
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Mechanisms to Deliver Immunisation

GAVI Alliance
Language: English
The GAVI Alliance is at the forefront of implementing innovative financing mechanisms to deliver immunisation in the poorest parts of the world. This presentation will focus on two questions: 1.Can the IFFIm model of frontloading development assistance be replicated? 2. Under the new AMC will vaccine development and production be accelerated to meet rising country demand?
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Experiences: SME investing in Africa

GroFin
Language: English
A multi-national specialist SME finance and development company offering a combination of business development assistance and risk capital to viable start and expanding enterprises, Grofin will present its integrated approach, in partnership with the Shell Foundation, which forms the basis of «growth finance» as a scaleable solution to the missing middle in emerging economies.
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FOMIN, Innovative Remittance Fund

Inter-American Development Bank
Language: English
Remittances can act as a gateway to financial access for the underserved. The Multilateral Investment Fund, FOMIN, has supported successful and groundbreaking models that include the development of agent networks, the provision of remittancebacked financial products and the channelling of remittances toward SME creation.
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The Southeast Europe Energy Efficiency Fund

KfW Entwick- -lungsbank
Language: English
With support of the European Commission, KfW Entwicklungsbank, EIB and other institutions have launched an Investment Fund to promote energy efficiency and renewable energy projects in Southeast Europe and Turkey. One of the innovative Fund’s main features is the layered risk structure, which allows leveraging scarce donor funds and bringing in private investors to mobilize additional financial resources in this public private partnership.
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Prepaid card to support development projects

MicroDON
Language: French
Microdon assists NGOs in diversifying their finances. Microdon believes in the practice of small and frequent donations and wants to make donation an everyday act of French citizens. Microdon has therefore developed tools adapted to consumption behaviour.
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eFLOUSSY

Quick Money
Language: French
eFLOUSSY is a Moroccan network for financial services, created by young entrepreneurs. It is supported by a public private partnership. Efloussy offers the possibility for Moroccans to receive cash transfers from migrants all over the world. Poor households make up the major group of clients.
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The Currency Exchange Fund

TCX Investment
Language: English
TCX is a global innovation to solve a global problem: lack of long-term local currency financing options for emerging market borrowers. TCX provides local currency and interest rate derivatives in emerging market currencies. TCX has raised USD 650 million in capital and has hedged USD 362 million in local currency debt to date.
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MASSIVEGOOD – Click for Health, Click for Life

The Millennium Foundation
Language: English
An innovative financing mechanism for Health based on micro-contributions for Travel and Tourism Products. MASSIVEGOOD will provide support to UNITAID, a drug purchase facility for HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria. Additional funding will support programs targeting Maternal and Child Health.
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A market for construction permits

The Town Authority of Curitiba
Language: French
Since 1990, the Municipal Housing Fund in the municipality of Curitiba has been providing financial support to housing for lower income populations. The model of this housing fund was adopted in national law in Brazil in 2001. The presentation will build on the experiences of using the fund.
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Results-Based Financing (RBF) for health in Rwanda

The World Bank
Language: English
In Rwanda RBF enhanced the performance of health systems by tying payments to measurable outcomes. Evaluations showed significant increases in assisted births, early childhood preventive care visits, and number of people using health services, along with striking improvements in the quality of care.
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Countercyclical Loan

AFD
Language: French
One of the particular features of poor countries’ economies is their volatility, due mostly to their vulnerability to external shocks. This volatility is one of the prime factors which cause debt crises. Countercyclical loans are flexible lending instruments which allow the debtor country to suspend repayments when hit by an export shock.
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Camide: Support Centre for Microfinance and Development

ASHOKA
Language: French
Camide was created in Mali to finance, assist and develop a network of 70 self-managed savings and lending banks. The network has grown and mobilised 1,800M CFA (€2.74M) and lent 1,500M CFA (€2.3M) the same year. Today it is facing many challenges: replicating a successful model without replenishment, diversifying its products as well as trying to move from micro to meso level finance to secure long term development.
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Solutions Interactives

Cellular Systems International (CSI)
Language: French
The Senegalese platform CSI offers innovative financial services such as money transfers, E-savings accounts and E-banking, via internet and mobile phones to the African public.
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CSR and Solidarity Funds

Crédit Coopératif and ACTED
Language : French
Through OPCVM, and CSR, Credit Coopératif offers investors to orient their savings towards NGOs and microfinance institutions. The success of these funds leads the way for new innovations to combine savings and development.
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Eye Fund

Deutsche Bank
Language: English
The Deutsche Bank Eye Fund, developed in partnership with Ashoka and the International Association to Prevent Blindness, provides debt financing to an initial group of eye care hospitals in the developing world that have succeeded in developing business models to serve the indigent with eye care surgeries to restores sight at no, or low-cost.
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GAIN Premix Facility

Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)
Language: English
A facility that offers a service to private sector food producers in developing countries to competitively source quality certified premix at affordable costs. GAIN is working with third party banking partners to expand this model, leveraging their on the ground presence to deliver financing services in developing countries.
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SKY: Health Microinsurance

GRET
Language: French
SKY is developing health microinsurance services to protect the low income population in Cambodia. For an average premium of $4.5 per person per year in rural settings and $8 in urban areas, households have access to a wide range of both primary and secondary care.
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Lending to women entrepreneurs

Group BANK OF AFRICA
Language : French

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IFC’s Carbon Delivery Guarantee

International Finance Corporation
Language: English
IFC's Carbon Delivery Guarantee: Bridging markets. IFC leveraged 50 years of project finance experience to enhance market-access for project companies from developing countries and create transparent price linkage to traded emissions markets, while offering European buyers certainty of delivery of carbon credits.
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The Global Fund for Cities Development (GFCD)

Members of Metropolis and UCLG
Language: French
GFCD is an innovative technical assistance, financial engineering, and funding instrument, being created by local authorities who are members of Metropolis and ULCG to assist their urban development projects. The aim: to put the local economy back at the core of urban development and planning by using external resources as levers.
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IDA buy-downs in Nigeria

National Primary Healthcare Development Agency of Nigeria
Language: English
Nigeria received IDA credits of about $80 million from The World Bank for polio eradication since 2003. With support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation the credits will be converted into grants if certain pre-defined results are achieved. This financing enabled Nigeria to make tremendous progress on polio eradication.
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Africa Carbon Asset Development facility (ACAD)

Standart Bank of South Africa
Language: English
Initiative launched by UNEP, RISOE and Standard Bank in October 2009. Supported by the German Government’s International Climate Initiative, ACAD represents an innovative public-private partnership between UNEP and African banks that aims to stimulate the growth of Africa’s carbon market through investor outreach and seed capital.
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Debt2Health

The Global Fund
Language: English
Debt2Health is a partnership between creditors and grant recipient countries in which the Global Fund facilitates a three-party agreement. Under this agreement, creditors forgo repayment of a portion of their claims on the condition that the beneficiary country invests an agreed-upon counterpart amount in health through Global Fund-approved programs.
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Community Banks

The Palmas Institute
Language: French
Through spreading a socio-economic integrated system of community banks Palmas help communities by creating local consumption and production solidaritybased networks. They provide a low interest microcredit line for production combined with another one for consumption, delivered through a local circulating social currency.
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Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF)

The World Bank
Language: English
CCRIF is the first multi-country risk pool in the world, and also the first catastrophe fund to utilise parametric policies which are backed by both traditional and capital markets. It operates as a public-private partnership, providing a joint reserve mechanism for Caribbean governments.
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Cat bond platform with Mexico

The World Bank
Language: English
A catastrophe bond issuance platform that gives governments and other public entities access to international capital markets to insure themselves against the risk of natural disasters. This is the first time a platform has been designed specifically to help governments from developing countries access affordable insurance coverage through the capital markets.
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