December 19, 2008
The IDB has approved a $500m loan for Costa Rica. The funds will help the c
The IDB has approved a $500m loan for Costa Rica. The funds will help the country’s central bank extend lending in dollars to local financial institutions so that they can channel additional credit for working capital and trade financing to exporters and other enterprises within the export chain. The loan is for a 5-year term, with a 3-year grace period, at 400bp over 6-month Libor on an annualized basis.