International Finance Corporation is a member of the World Bank Group. IFC’s purpose is to create opportunity for people to escape poverty and improve their lives by: promoting open and competitive markets in developing countries, supporting companies and other private sector partners where there is a gap, helping generate productive jobs and deliver essential services to the underserved, and catalyzing and mobilizing other sources of finance for private enterprise development. \r +
To achieve our purpose, IFC offers development impact solutions through firm-level interventions (direct investments, Advisory Services, and IFC Asset Management Company), standard setting, and business-enabling environment work.
(International Finance Corporation, Washington, DC, 2022)
International Finance Corporation
IFC - a member of the World Bank
Group - is the largest global development institution
focused on the private sector in emerging markets. We work
in more than 100 countries, using our capital, expertise,
and influence to create markets and opportunities in
developing countries. In fiscal year 2022, IFC committed a
record $32.8 billion to private companies and financial
institutions in developing countries, leveraging the power
of the private sector to end extreme poverty and boost
shared prosperity as economies grapple with the impacts of
global compounding crises.