Improving lives in Latin American and the Caribbean countries by supporting efforts to reduce poverty and inequality in a sustainable, climate friendly way.

About Us

The Inter-American Development Bank is the leading provider of development financing to Latin American and the Caribbean. The IDB is owned by its 48 member countries.

The Bank finances its operations by issuing bonds in international capital markets. Since 1962, the Bank has held the highest possible triple-A credit rating. Its financial strength is based on its solid capital base, its conservative investment and lending policies as well as its financial performance and the backing from its member countries.

The Bank offers a wide range of investment options and aims to expand its investor base. The Bank’s bonds have been bought by investors in several regions of the world, including North America, Asia and Europe.

Recent updates for IDB investors.

Recent updates for IDB investors. 

Recent updates for IDB investors.

IDB has taken an active approach in supporting the transition away from Libor, becoming one of the first issuers to market and price a fixed rate USD issuance vs SOFR mid-swaps.

The transaction pays a semi-annual coupon of 1.125% and matures on 20th July 2028.

Recent updates for IDB Investors. 

The deal was their largest single-day benchmark in recent history.

Recent updates for IDB investors.

Recent updates for IDB investors. 


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