Founded in 1970, FMO is a public-private development bank. The Dutch government is our major shareholder, holding a 51% stake. Other shareholders include large Dutch banks, employers’ associations, trade unions and individual investors.
We comply with internationally-accepted banking standards and are supervised by the Dutch Central Bank. FMO invests and finances from two sources – for our own account (FMO A) and through the managed government funds – MASSIF, Infrastructure Development Fund (IDF) and Access to Energy Fund (AEF), Facility Emerging Markets (FOM) – dedicated to specific sectors in poorer or least-developed countries. We have an AAA rating from Fitch Ratings and an AA+ rating from Standard & Poor’s.