Provision of Investment Management Mandates
International Fund for Agricultural Development | Published February 10, 2017
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a specialized agency of the United Nations based in Rome, Italy, hereby solicits proposals for the Provision of Investment Management Mandates.
The Financial Operations Department (FOD) is tasked with managing IFAD's financial resources proactively and making them available as needed for the Fund's programme of work and budget. As one of the components of FOD, the Treasury Services Division (TRE) has the mandate to: safeguard IFAD's resources through management of investment and cash operations with the aim to preserve capital and maximise returns within the provisions of IFAD's Financial Regulations; formulate and implement investment and cash operations strategies and policies; ensure prompt availability of cash for IFAD operations through prudent liquidity management; oversee the integrity of the Fund's daily investment and cash operations in line with corporate risk management standards and manage the investments and cash of extra budgetary funds, hosted entities and trust funds.
IFAD is issuing this Request for Proposal to select multiple Managers for various Fixed Income Portfolio mandates.
• LOT 1: Emerging Market Debt
• LOT 2: Global Credit
• LOT 3: Global Credit for an After Service Medical Coverage Scheme
• LOT 4: Global Inflation Indexed Fixed Income
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