Lacalle Pou: Empowering Citizens with Freedom and Strengthening International Entities, Key to Overcoming the Pandemic: Lacalle Pou: Empowering Citizens with Freedom and Strengthening International Entities, Key to Overcoming the Pandemic: September 09, 2020 The 24th Annual CAF Conference focused on the post-COVID economic recovery and the future of the social contract in the Americas, gathering Uruguayan president Luis Lacalle Pou and Nobel prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz, as well as a number of…
CAF is set to create a fund for developed countries to support Latin America’s economic revival September 08, 2020 The 24th Annual CAF Conference live stream will be held September 9–11, and will gather such personalities as Uruguayan President Luis Lacalle Pou and Noble prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz, who will address the post-COVID-19 economic recovery…
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.
Relive the Best of our Global Value Chains, Financial Inclusion and Corporate Governance Webinars Relive the Best of our Global Value Chains, Financial Inclusion and Corporate Governance Webinars August 20, 2020 Identifying opportunities, lessons and challenges in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic in Latin America with the support of renowned experts, publications and presentations and on various topics of interest to the productive sector, are some of the t…
Inclusion and Financial Literacy, Keys to Reducing Gaps in Latin America and the Caribbean Inclusion and Financial Literacy, Keys to Reducing Gaps in Latin America and the Caribbean August 14, 2020 As many as 13 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean have implemented or are in the process of deploying national strategies to promote inclusion and financial literacy, according to a study by CAF and OECD  
COVID-19: COVID-19 Latin America's Challenges to Revive Agrifood Chains August 11, 2020 The UN International Trade Center’s Matías Urrutigoity joined the UN University Institute for Comparative Studies of Regional Integration’s Nahuel Oddone, International Trade and Regional Integration program of the Inter-American Institute for Cooper…
Fiscal consolidation: Key for Economic Upturn in Panama Fiscal consolidation: Key for Economic Upturn in Panama July 21, 2020 Panama has one of the economies with the most developed and robust fiscal policies in Latin America, but a fiscal consolidation plan will be needed to take on the challenge of reviving the economies of the Central American nation and the region.
Latin America Works Together with CAF for Economic and Social Recovery Latin America Works Together with CAF for Economic and Social Recovery July 07, 2020 CAF’s Board of Directors, made up of ministers of Economy and Finance, presidents of central banks and senior economic authorities of the shareholder countries, highlighted the rapid and timely financing provided so far to address the effects of the …