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  • 22nd Annual CAF Conference

    The 22nd edition of the CAF Annual Conference will bring together over a thousand leaders from different sectors of the Americas to discuss the main challenges facing the region on the global stage, in W...

  • Latin America: in search of more competit...

    SME's represent more than 90 percent of companies in Latin America, and they generate more than half of the employment, and one fourth of GDP 

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We promote public and private initiatives for the regulation, design, implementation, and evaluation of financial inclusion policies and instruments in the countries of the region, both for the demand as well as supply of services, infrastructure, and networks of the financial system.

Productivity and innovation will be the main themes for CAF Conference in Colombiaimg - Productivity and innovation will be the main themes for CAF Conference in Colombia12 de October de 2018

More than 50 world leaders will meet in Bogota on November 7-8 to discuss the challenges and actions needed to advance in designing a comprehensive agenda for productivity in Latin America that will lead to higher levels of growth and developme...

UK Government and CAF Agree Framework for Financing Development Projects in Latin America and the Caribbean

25 de October de 2018

UK Export Finance (UKEF), the UK’s export credit agency, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with CAF -Development Bank of Latin America- that includes a framework for finance of up to USD 200 million to support sustainable development pro...

Successful issuance of CAF bonds for AUD 100 million in Australian market

22 de October de 2018

Investor interest exceeded the initial offering, with a demand of AUD 170 million. CAF achieved the lowest coupon and spread in this transaction among the 6 existing bonds in this market, to attract funds at competitive rates to finance sustain...

Survey shows Argentina’s challenges in financial literacy

05 de October de 2018

CAF-development bank of Latin America- presented the results of the Financial Capacity Measurement Survey conducted in Argentina, prepared by the Argentinian Central Bank (BCRA) in 2017. According to the survey, knowledge about financial produc...

CAF reaffirms its commitment to green financing to advance Sustainable Development Goals

27 de September de 2018

During the 73rd United Nations General Assembly, the Sustainable Development Impact Summit, the One Planet Summit with the International Development Finance Club and bilateral meetings with high level representatives in the region, t...

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Challenges of SMEs in Latin America
SMEs account for over 90% of all enterprises in Latin America, generating more than half of the total jobs and a quarter of GDP. Their growth opportunities multiply annually, but they also have...
Financing infrastructure in Latin America: exclusive work of the public sector?
Seventy percent of the financing for public works in Latin America comes from State resources, but governments have not been able to satisfy the current demand for investment. How can infrastr...
img - How will 2016 affect your pocket?
How will 2016 affect your pocket?
International experts will debate about how 2016 will affect the pockets of Latin Americans, the middle class, families, and SMEs in the region