DFC is an independent private firm of consultants, whose original and major specialisation is the development of the financial sector in emerging economies. The company is privately owned, based in Barcelona, and with extensive project references in advising the international financial sector including strategic and institutional aspects, public finance, assistance to the banks, sector policy issues, access to finance, organisation creation, capacity building and evaluation.
DFC was founded in 1980 in response to a growing demand for expertise from the banking sector, financial institutions, governments and international agencies. Today, the company’s aim is to propose specialised expertise with advanced solutions for the different stages of the project or investment cycle from identification, preparation, through implementation and up to evaluation stage taking into account the specificity of each situation and the complexity of global integration.
DFC has undertaken over 750 assignments in more than 140 countries in Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa and the Pacific.
Their staff has highly skilled professionals drawn from international banking and finance. Each senior staff has significant experience of working in the financial sector, including major banks and consultancy firms as Banco Santander Central Hispano, Lloyds Bank, the World Bank, the International Finance Corporation, the InterAmerican Development Bank, the European Investment Bank and KPMG. They each possess a wide-ranging experience in mature as well as developing markets which are in a state of transition.
Areas of Specialization
DFC has over 30 years experience in the financial sector in emerging markets, focusing in particular on institutional development and overall policy and strategy.
Types of Projects
-Setting-up new institutions
-Organisation and Performance Improvement
-Restructuring and Privatisation
-Programme and Institutional Evaluation
-Strategy and Policies
Financial Sector Clients
-Commercial and Investment Banks
-Multilateral and Bilateral Financial Institutions
-Specialised Financial Institutions
-Corporate Governance and Organisation
-IT and Processes
-Supervision and Regulation
-Micro and SME Finance
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