April 4, 2017 |
Bladex is building its medium-term funding business on both the buy and sell sides, CFO Christopher Schech told LatinFinance.The Panamanian trade bank is ramping up activity in the syndicated loan market, with plans to lead or co-lead medium-term transactions, Schech said at the IDB-IIC Annual Meeting in Asuncion, Paraguay."We did 10 deals last year, and this year looks healthy," Schech said. "We have several deals closing in the coming weeks, while the capital markets has improved considerably.
Panamanian trade bank also spells out plans to raise up to $400m from bonds and loans