To All Prospective Offerors:
International Development Group Advisory Services, LLC (International Development Group LLC or IDG), is soliciting proposals from qualified organizations interested in providing a software solution for the National Bank of Moldova, aiming to monitor banks' shareholder transparency and offsite analysis of anti-money laundering and countering financing of terrorism (AML/CFT), associated implementation services and warranty services (maintenance and support services). IDG is a U.S. consulting firm located in the Washington D.C. area. As the implementer of the USAID Moldova Financial Sector Transparency Activity (FSTA), IDG has been contracted by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to procure the software solution for the National Bank of Moldova.
This procurement will require a formal technical and cost proposal submission as outlined by the Request for Proposals (RFP). This procurement will be conducted as a full and open competition process under which any type of organization is eligible to compete.
Questions and Clarifications: Questions should be submitted in writing no later than 5:00 PM EST on May 21, 2020
RFP Closing Date: Proposals must be submitted no later than 5:00 PM EDT on June 24, 2020.
Additional Questions: Interested Bidders can submit follow-up questions on the RFP and the Q&A in writing no later than 5:00 PM EDT on June 5, 2020
These submissions must be made by email only to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions should be submitted to in writing by the deadline. Questions will not be accepted by phone. IDG will send written responses by email to all questions and comments received (without identifying the source of inquiry) to all Bidders. Should IDG deem it necessary to amend the RFP as a result of a clarification, it will do so. At any time before the submission of Proposals, IDG may amend the RFP by issuing an addendum that will be published on this website or shared by standard electronic means. All Bidders should check this website periodically for any amendments.
Issuance of this solicitation and the submittal of a proposal do not constitute a commitment on the part of IDG to make an award; neither does it constitute an obligation for any costs incurred in the preparation and submission of a proposal.
The full RFP (Part 1 and Part 2) and the Budget Template Attachment are found below. Thank you for your interest in working with IDG, the National Bank of Moldova, and USAID.
UPDATE (June 3, 2020): The following documents have been posted as a result of questions received from bidders on the original RFP
- Answers to questions on the RFP. This document includes both the questions received before the Bidder Conference, duting the Bidder Conference, and those received after the Conference.
- Amendment 1 to the RFP. The purpose of the Amendment 1 is to extend the RFP proposal closing date from June 11, 2020 to June 18, 2020. The changes are highlighted in yellow.
- The Answers to Questions and the RFP Amendment 1 (Part 1 and Part 2) are found below. The transcript, recording, and presentation from the virtual Bidder Conference can be found here.
UPDATE (June 11, 2020): The answers to the additional questions received have been posted below.
UPDATE (June 17, 2020): The Amendment 2 (Part 1 and Part 2) is found below. The purpose of the Amendment 2 is to extend the RFP proposal closing date from June 18, 2020 to June 24, 2020. The changes are highlighted in yellow.
IDG Procurement Team
Please found below the links to the virtual bidder conference: