The project concerned is a Global Loan that will make funds available to either SMEs, MidCaps or private sector entities undertaking investments in Mexico.
The operation envisages support to local private sector development, in particular SMEs and Mid-Caps, which is one of the high-level horizontal objectives of the EIB's Revised External Mandate.
The EIB carries out thorough due diligence on the Intermediaries capacity and procedures to adhere to the Bank's standards and rules in administering EIB finance, to ensure compliance of the Intermediary's allocations with Union social and environmental principles, and, where appropriate, public consultation.
All Final Beneficiaries will be private sector entities which are not subject to public procurement rules. Nevertheless, the Bank will require the promoter to ensure that implementation of the project will be done in accordance with the Bank's Guide to Procurement.
This operation is covered by the EU Political Risk Guarantee for EIB loans outside the EU.
Before financing approval by the Board of Directors, and before loan signature, projects are under appraisal and negotiation. The data provided on this page is therefore indicative and cannot be considered to represent official EIB policy (see also the Explanatory notes).
General enquiries and comments
The EIB is committed to open communication and encourages constructive stakeholder input regarding its activities.
Enquiries and comments concerning the EIB’s involvement in a project or the financing facilities, activities, organisation and objectives of the EIB, can be sent to the EIB Infodesk.
Alternatively, the EIB can be contacted through its external offices.
Queries regarding details of a specific project, in particular when it is under appraisal by the EIB, should preferably be addressed directly to project promoters.
Zero tolerance against fraud and corruption
The EIB has a zero tolerance policy on fraud or corruption. To report allegations of fraud and corruption relating to EIB-financed projects, please contact the Fraud and Investigation division. All complaints will be treated as strictly confidential and handled in line with the EIB investigation procedures and the Anti-Fraud Policy.