Terms & Conditions


By using the Site, either as a visitor or a registered user (“User”), you are agreeing to the terms of this Privacy Policy, including as they may be amended from time to time. Your use of the Site therefore constitutes your consent to our collection, use and disclosure of personal information we collect from you through the Site, as described herein. Please be sure to read this entire Privacy Policy before using the Site.

The use of this website managed by the Multilateral Investment Fund (“MIF”), a fund administered by the Inter-American Development Bank (“IDB”) (collectively referred herein to as “IDB-MIF”, “we” or “us”), is governed by the terms and conditions set forth below. The IDB is an international organization established by its member countries pursuant to the Agreement Establishing the Inter-American Development Bank, and the MIF is a trust fund established by the IDB member countries through the Agreement Establishing the Multilateral Investment Fund II, and the Agreement for the Administration of the Multilateral Investment Fund II.

By using this website you agree to the terms and conditions, as they may be modified by the MIF from time-to-time and posted on this website.

The MIF maintains this website for information purposes only. Users may download, copy and reprint information from the website for non-commercial purposes, subject to any terms and conditions contained within materials expressly attributed to third parties, so long as the MIF is cited as the source of the originating material. Users may not place "frames" around material from the website without the express written authorization of the MIF.

This website also contains links to websites and information not under the control of the MIF. The MIF provides these links and any such information as a convenience for users of its website and is not responsible for their contents. The presence of a link does not imply endorsement or approval of its contents by the MIF.

All information on the website is provided "AS IS", with no express or implied warranty of any kind, including but not limited to any warranty of merchantability, suitability, non-infringement or fitness for any particular purpose. Use of this website is at user's sole risk. The MIF makes no warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of any of the material on the website and under no circumstances, including but not limited to, negligence, shall the MIF be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential expenses or damages incurred by reason of its use, including expenses or damages arising from communication failure and/or computer malfunctions associated with use of the website. Information that relates to a particular date is offered only as of such date and the MIF undertakes no obligation to update any material on the website. The MIF may, in its discretion, periodically add, change, improve or update the materials on the website without notice, and reserves the right to limit or discontinue the website or deny any user access thereto without notice.

Furthermore, maps and any other information of a similar nature found in this website are for reference only, and may not have been prepared for, or be suitable for legal, engineering, surveying or any other specific purpose and/or use. While the MIF attempts to provide accurate data, information available in the website may use data resources from other sources, including public sources. As such, the MIF does not guarantee or represent that any information is free of any errors, omissions, and/or positional inaccuracies. The boundaries, colors, denominations, or any other information shown in any map or otherwise cannot be construed as an opinion on the legal status of any territory, or any endorsement or acceptance of such boundaries.

As a condition of use of the website, the user agrees to indemnify the MIF from and against any and all actions, claims, losses, damages, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of such user's use of the website, including without limitation any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by the user of these terms and conditions. If the user is dissatisfied with any material on the website or with any of terms and conditions of use of the website, such user's sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the website.

Nothing in the website or any materials therein shall be construed, explicitly or implicitly, to contain any investment recommendations. The MIF is not registered under the U.S. Investment Advisers Act of 1940. Accordingly, nothing in this website or in any materials therein constitutes an offer of or an invitation by or on behalf of the MIF to purchase or sell any securities, nor should it be considered investment advice.

The website contains materials relating to MIF securities which are provided for information purposes only. Such materials do not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any MIF securities. The MIF does not intend to solicit and is not soliciting any action with respect to any MIF securities through the website. All materials contained herein relating to MIF securities should be read in conjunction with any other materials that they supplement or that are incorporated by reference therein.

MIF securities mentioned herein may not be eligible for sale in certain jurisdictions or to certain persons and may be subject to other restrictions. Investors considering purchasing MIF securities should consult their own financial, legal and tax advisors for information about such securities, the risks and investment considerations arising from an investment in such securities, the appropriate tools to analyze such investment and the suitability of such investment in each investor's particular circumstances.

Users commenting in the blogs or in the learning communities on the website may not engage in any illegal or defamatory practices and are bound by the agreements described therein. The MIF reserves the right to remove at any time and without notice material sent in these sections.

The website is controlled, operated and administered by the MIF from its offices within the United States of America. The MIF makes no representation that materials at the website are appropriate or available for use at other locations outside of the United States of America. Access to the materials on the website at any location where such content may be illegal is prohibited. If you access the website from a location outside of the United States of America, you are solely responsible for compliance with local laws.

The opinions and findings of authors or compilers contained herein are not necessarily those of the MIF or its member countries. Except as otherwise noted, the material on the website is the property of the MIF and is subject to the copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws of the United States of America and other jurisdictions. All uses of the website are subject to these laws. These terms and conditions will be governed, interpreted and enforced in accordance with the laws of the District of Columbia, United States of America, without giving effect to the conflict of laws provisions of that jurisdiction. Any legal action over the contents of the website shall be brought in the federal courts located in Washington, D.C. No waiver by the MIF of any provision of these terms and conditions shall be binding except as set forth in writing signed by its duly authorized representative.

Nothing in the website shall constitute or be considered to be a limitation upon or a waiver of the privileges and immunities of the MIF, which are specifically reserved.