In FY19, IFC invested $19.1 billion, including $10.2 billion mobilized from other investors. Our comprehensive approach helped businesses innovate, build internationally competitive industrial sectors, and create better jobs.
The size and diversity of our investment portfolio—$58.8 billion for IFC’s own account—ensured that IFC achieved significant impact in nearly every region of the world. In FY19, we made long-term investments in 269 projects.
The World Bank Group maintained strong support for developing countries as it focused on delivering results more quickly, increasing its relevance for its clients and partners, and bringing global solutions to local challenges.
Private Sector Impact
Preparing the Ground for Private InvestmentIFC is partnering to introduce solutions that remove barriers to market development and establish a sound framework for projects to bear fruit.
IDA AND CONFLICT- AFFECTED AREAS
Boosting Growth Where It Matters MostIn fragile and conflict-affected situations, IFC helps create and strengthen institutions, mobilize investment, and promote private entrepreneurship to address critical development challenges.
Ushering Impact Investing into the MainstreamThis fiscal year IFC and partners developed the Operating Principles for Impact Management, establishing a common discipline and market consensus around the management of investments for impact.
Innovative Solutions for Improving CitiesIFC works with governments and the private sector to build inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable cities that serve residents and businesses.