3. The main mission of the financing authority is to provide financial services to public bodies. It may finance them directly by granting loans to them and by issuing titles of indebtedness in their name. It shall advise them with a view to facilitating their access to credit and minimizing the cost of financing and shall, for that purpose, develop and implement financing programs. It shall also manage the financial risks assumed by those bodies, in particular their cash and currency risks.
The financing authority may, in addition, provide technical services to public bodies, in particular in the field of financial analysis and management.