RISK MITIGATION: What are Updates & Proposals on Risk Mitigation Products?

Product Name Partial Credit Guarantee
Link to Product Website
Provider Name EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development)
Product Definition The EBRD provides various types of guarantees. These range from all-risk guarantees whereby the Bank covers lenders against default regardless of the cause, to partial risk-specific contingent guarantees covering default arising from specified events.

In all cases the maximum exposure must be known and measurable and the credit risk must be acceptable. Precise legal definitions of the events guaranteed and pricing are handled on a case-by-case basis.

Product Type Partial Credit Guarantee
Defined Risks Covered Comprehensive Risk
Eligible Form of Investments Bonds
Bank Loans
Non-Bank Loans
Shareholder Loans
Eligible Currency of Underlying Investment Covered by this Product Both local and foreign currency
Eligible Countries & Regions
Albania   Armenia   Azerbaijan  
Belarus   Bosnia and Herzegovina   Bulgaria  
Croatia   Czech Republic   Estonia  
Georgia   Hungary   Kazakhstan  
Kyrgyz Republic   Macedonia   Moldova  
Mongolia   Montenegro   Romania  
Russian Federation   Serbia   Slovak Republic  
Slovenia   Tajikistan   Turkmenistan  
Ukraine   Uzbekistan  
More on Eligible Countries
Eligible Applicants All
More on Eligible Applicants
Eligible Sector n.a.
Maximum Tenor 10+ to 15 years
Max. Absolute Amount (USD) 100+ to 250 MM
Max. % of Project Costs Covered Max./under 25%
Max. % of Export Content Covered Max./under 50%
Fees Market-based

Other Conditions Sovereign Counterguarantee: No
Anti-Corruption and Governance Standards: Yes link
Environmental standards: Yes link
Social standards (incl. Human Rights Standards; Labor Rights Standards): No
Others: EBRD Strategies and Policies
More on Other Standards
Source(s) n.a.
For more information, contact
Business Development Unit, EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development)
Phone: 44 20 7338 7168
Attachments PTF Feb 07.ppt
consolidated static.eng.doc
Additional Links n.a.
Deals n.a.

Provider Name EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development)
Institution Type PUBLIC: Multilateral Development Bank
Ownership Owned by 61 Member Countries and two Intergovernmental Institutions
Head Office One Exchange Square, London EC2A 2JN, United Kingdom
Provider Home Country United Kingdom
Rating n.a.
Main Risk Mitigation Products n.a.
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Entered On: 12/07/2007 at 02:04 PM
Updated On: 02/09/2012 at 03:43 PM