IDB, INTESA SANPAOLO sign memorandum of understanding to foster cooperation

Wednesday, November 24, 2010 - 03:00
ROME – Inter-American Development Bank President, Luis Alberto Moreno, and Intesa SanPaolo Executive Vice Chairman of the Management Board, Marcello Sala, signed today a memorandum of understanding to work together to promote inclusion and sustainability in the financial industry in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Speech: Chengdu CHINA-LAC Business Summit

Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 03:00
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IDB and Brookings to hold seminar on Prospects and Challenges of Latin American Economy

Friday, October 1, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Latin America Initiative at Brookings will hold a seminar on outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean in the context of current economic recovery on October 7 at IDB Headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Call for proposals to improve SME's access to finance and competitiveness in Latin America and the Caribbean

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank, in collaboration with the Spanish General Trust Fund, announces a new call for proposals to improve financial and private sector development policies in Latin America and the Caribbean.

IDB Issues Poverty Reduction Bonds

Tuesday, June 22, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) (rated Moody’s: Aaa / S&P: AAA) and Daiwa Securities Group hereby announce an issuance of the Poverty Reduction Bonds (the “Bonds”) to support poverty reduction and improve living conditions of new generations in Latin America and the Caribbean.

MIF + IDB + CAF Call for Proposals Program in “Technologies for Financial Inclusion”

Monday, May 10, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) and the Andean Development Corporation (CAF) have announced a call for project ideas that would improve the low-income population’s access to financial services by applying innovative technological solutions in Latin America and the Caribbean.

IDB fund to hold conference in Mexico on future of remittances

Wednesday, May 5, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank’s Multilateral Investment Fund will hold May 6-7 in Mexico the conference RemesAmericas – Remittances for the Future, which will bring together government officials, financial executives and delegates from international organizations involved in migration issues.

IDB held Seminar to Discuss Impact of Financial Crisis

Friday, October 10, 2008 - 03:00
Nouriel Roubini, Chairman of RGE Monitor, who in 2006 predicted a global financial crisis, spoke today at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington D.C. about the policy actions needed to restore confidence in the world's banking system.Roubini spoke at a seminar organized by the IDB about the financial crisis and possible impacts on Latin America.  (See the video)   

IDB Holds Seminar to Discuss Impact of Financial Crisis

Wednesday, October 8, 2008 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank has invited a team of experts to discuss the impact of the international financial turmoil as well as its repercussions on Latin American economies on Friday, Oct. 10. They will tackle challenging questions. Will this mark the end of the region's recent economic boom? Have signs of financial distress already begun to surface in some nations in the region? Nouriel Roubini, who in 2006 predicted a global financial crisis, will be available to speak with reporters immediately following the first panel at 11:30 am.

IDB Sponsors Seminar to Discuss Impact of Financial Crisis on Latin America

Thursday, October 2, 2008 - 03:00
The U.S. financial crisis has sent shivers throughout the financial world. The U.S. Congress is struggling to agree on a $700 billion rescue package to contain the crisis, which has completely changed the banking industry and caused a shake-up in credit markets around the globe.