Sri Lanka: Cofinancing
Cofinancing operations enable ADB’s financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ADB projects. Additional funds are provided in the form of official loans and grants, technical assistance, other concessional financing, and commercial cofinancing such as B loans, risk transfer arrangements, parallel loans and equity, guarantee cofinancing, and cofinancing for transactions under ADB’s Trade Finance Program.
From 1977 to the end of 2017, cumulative direct value-added official cofinancing commitments for Sri Lanka amounted to $1.08 billion for 39 investment projects, and $22.87 million for 38 technical assistance projects. Cumulative direct value-added commercial cofinancing for Sri Lanka amounted to $1.31 billion for three investment projects.