COVID-19: More than 135,000 Mexican MSMEs benefit from CAF-NAFIN Partnership COVID-19: More than 135,000 Mexican MSMEs benefit from CAF-NAFIN Partnership September 08, 2020 CAF has granted a 5.9-billion-peso credit line to Mexico’s Nacional Financiera (NAFIN) to help support the Aztec nation’s MSMEs in human-intensive sectors such as commerce, industry and services, which are most vulnerable under the current health and…
COVID-19: CAF aids Mexico’s exporters through Bancomext COVID-19: CAF aids Mexico’s exporters through Bancomext September 03, 2020 CAF has granted a line of credit to Mexico’s Foreign Trade Bank (Bancomext), which is aimed to help the country’s exporters via credits of up to USD 150 million across strategic sectors such as steel and automotive.
How to Address the COVID-19 Crisis How to Address the COVID-19 Crisis April 22, 2020 The crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic in Latin America poses a huge public policy challenge. The priority must be to assist informal workers and businesses in protecting formal employment, thus minimizing the short- and long-term impact of the e…
Registration for the “Ideas for the Future” university essay competition is now open Registration for the “Ideas for the Future” university essay competition is now open April 08, 2020 "Ideas for the future" is a university essay contest that CAF –Development Bank of Latin America- conducts annually in alliance with the Central Banks of the region to promote the debate among young people on key development topics in Latin America.
“Ideas for the Future” Essay Competition Registration Now Open “Ideas for the Future” Essay Competition Registration Now Open April 07, 2020 "Ideas for the Future" is CAF’s annual essay contest aimed at university students and held in partnership with the institution’s member countries’ central banks to promote the exchange and discussion of ideas among young people across Ibero-America.
We are strengthening our presence in Mexico with the signing of a new agreement with BBVA Mexico to underpin the productive sector We are strengthening our presence in Mexico with the signing of a new agreement with BBVA Mexico to underpin the productive sector March 20, 2020 The line of credit for the Mexican peso equivalent of USD 50 million is part of the portfolio of financial instruments offered by CAF to its member countries to reduce their exchange rate risk exposure.
CAF Goes Fully Remote to Curb Coronavirus CAF Goes Fully Remote to Curb Coronavirus March 18, 2020 This measure ensures the operation, critical processes and the fulfillment of the institution’s objectives in current circumstances
CAF makes USD 300 million available to meet Coronavirus contingencies in Latin America CAF makes USD 300 million available to meet Coronavirus contingencies in Latin America March 03, 2020 The institution reiterated its shareholder countries the provision of a contingent line of credit to support adequate risk management and provide a timely response to the possible effects associated with the Coronavirus in the region. Additionally, t…
Mexico Joins CAF as Full Member Mexico Joins CAF as Full Member December 03, 2019 The head of the Mexican Tax Ministry’s Public Credit Unit, Jose de la Luna Martinez, announced his government’s decision to incorporate Mexico as a full member of CAF- Development Bank of Latin America, during the event celebrating the institution’s …