Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 09:51
Lower commodity prices dampening export growth The value of Latin American and Caribbean exports rose 10.6 percent in the first quarter of 2018 against the same period last year, bolstered by higher demand from its main trading partners, particularly from other countries within the region and the European Union, according to a report by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).
Colombia issues its first social bond in the local market for 400,000 million pesos with IDB support
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 09:37
(This new version corrects the total amount of bonds sold in the local market.)
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 17:13
IDB Invest, the private arm of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, has signed an unsecured loan of $10 million with a term of up to four years with Factotal S.A. The funds will be used to finance Chilean small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) through factoring and financial leasing.
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 16:11
IDB Invest, the private sector institution of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, made an investment of $3 million with the digital financial services company MONI Online, which operates primarily in Argentina. The financial structure includes the option to invest an additional $2 million in the company’s next round of equity.
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 08:53
IDB Invest, the private sector institution of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, finances the Durli Group in Brazil and Paraguay, with a financial package in Brazil of $38 million and another in Paraguay of $15 million.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 14:04
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), IDB Invest and the New Development Bank (NDB) announced that they have agreed to collaborate on areas of common interest and general cooperation. The memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed in Washington, DC by Luis Alberto Moreno, President of the IDB, James P. Scriven, Chief Executive Officer of the IDB Invest, and K.V. Kamath, President of the NDB.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 09:22
IDB Invest, the private sector institution of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, has opened a call for young professionals who wish to participate in the second edition of its CREA TU FUTURO Program.
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 17:39
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $250 million loan to help build a metro line in the capital city of Quito, Ecuador. This operation, which adds to a $200 million loan approved in December 2012, is testimony to the commitment of the IDB to support sustainable urban mobility projects in areas under pressure to meet growing demands for an efficient public transportation system.
Honduras will contribute to improving citizen security and the improvement of neighborhoods with IDB support
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 09:12
Loan of $60 million will be focused on municipalities with high levels of insecurity Honduras will implement a program that will contribute to improving citizen security in the capital city of Tegucigalpa and San Pedro Sula, with a $60 million loan approved by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).
IDB Invest invests in Indigo 2PD fund to expand access to financing for medium-sized companies in Mexico
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 18:01
IDB Invest, the private sector institution of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, signed an equity investment of up to 450 million Mexican pesos with the Indigo 2PD fund. The fund will provide financing to medium-sized companies in Mexico that have proven business models and high growth potential.