The ECP programme has been rated Prime-1, A-1+, F1+ by Moody’s, Standard & Poor’s and Fitch respectively. The ratings of the ECP programme are in line with International Investment Financial Corporation’s short-term issuer ratings by all three rating agencies.

International Investment Financial Corporation will unconditionally and irrevocably guarantee notes under the ECP programme. Issuance under the programme will be fully supported by matching dedicated liquidity at all times.

This announcement is not an offer of securities for sale in the United States or any other jurisdiction. Securities of MDC - GMTN B.V. and International Investment Financial Corporation (each, an “Issuer”) cannot be offered or sold in the United States or to U.S. persons without registration under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), or pursuant to an exemption from such registration. Neither Issuer has registered, nor intends to register, any of its securities under the Securities Act or to conduct a public offering of securities in the United States.