STCR Mozambique (IFC-602928)

  • Mozambique
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Jun 15, 2018
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*Borrower information not provided at the time of disclosure*
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  • Finance
  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.80 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS Jul 26, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jun 24, 2019

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Project Description

According to bank documents, the objective of this project is to facilitate access to credit for micro, small, and medium enterprises in Mozambique. The major outcome of the project will be the establishment of a modern, centralised collateral registry for security interests in movable property.

The Mozambique Secured Transactions and Collateral Registry Project consists of five components:

  1. Development of secured transactions legal and regulatory framework to support the implementation of a modem system of financing secured by movable assets.
  2. Support the procurement and implementation of a web-based centralized collateral registry for security interests in movable property.
  3. Building awareness and local capacity to realize the greatest benefits of the new secured transactions system.
  4. Undertake an enabling environment assessment to identify opportunities for future reform to maximise the benefits of the new secured transactions system.
  5. Undertake a market opportunity assessment to inform specific strategies for to leverage the new collateral registry, including with a specific focus on women entrepreneurs.
Investment Description
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Contact Information

*Contact information not provided at the time of disclosure*


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