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Cyrus Ardalan becomes new Chair of IFFIm Board

09 Jan 2018

Ardalan succeeds René Karsenti, who oversaw nearly US$ 2.5 billion in bond issuances, entry into Sukuk markets.

IFFIm issues US$ 300 million in 3-year floating rate Vaccine Bonds

10 Nov 2017

London, 9 November 2017 – The International Finance Facility for Immunisation Company (IFFIm) today priced a US dollar floating rate benchmark bond issuance.

IFFIm issues US$ 500 million in 3-year floating rate Vaccine Bonds

26 Oct 2016

London, 26 October 2016 – The International Finance Facility for Immunisation Company (IFFIm) today priced a US dollar floating rate benchmark bond issuance.

IFFIm appoints Doris Herrera-Pol to its Board of Directors

01 Apr 2016

Former World Bank Director brings enhanced understanding of capital markets Washington DC and Geneva, 1 April 2016 – Doris Herrera-Pol has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the International Financing Facility for Immunisation (IFFIm).

Global Finance magazine recognises IFFIm sukuk

12 Oct 2015

Fifth award for the sukuk since November 2014 issuance   IFFIm Chair René Karsenti and World Bank treasurer Arunma Oteh accept award from Global Finance founder and editor Joseph Giarraputo. Credit: Global Finance/2015.

IFFIm issues second Sukuk, raising US$ 200 million

17 Sep 2015

Dubai, UAE, 17 September 2015 – The International Finance Facility for Immunisation Company (IFFIm) today issued its second Sukuk, raising US$ 200 million for children’s immunisation in the world’s poorest countries through Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance.

Addis Action Agenda highlights role of IFFIm model

16 Jul 2015

Ethiopia Conference billed as critical building block in identifying new Sustainable Development Goals calls for wider application of IFFIm funding mechanism