ESG

IDB issues SDBs in Aussie dollars

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Bonds Fixed Income

Meiji Yasuda Life acquires $100 mln in 10-year notes in the development bank's third private placement with a Japanese insurance company this year

IDB Invest weighs investment in BlueOrchard fund

IDB Invest Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) International Financial Institutions

Swiss impact investor is raising $350 mln from development banks and institutional investors to lend to MSMEs during the COVID-19 pandemic

IDB carries out another private placement in Japan

Sustainable Development Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

US-based development bank raises $95 mln to buy vaccines in a deal with Japan Post Insurance

IDB builds relief program for Caribbean

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy ESG

US-based development bank unveils a $3.5 bln initiative to fund a recovery in the region

Banco Agrario forbids financing for deforestation

Loans Economy & Policy Debt

Colombian state-owned lender enacts controls to not finance projects in protected areas

IDB Invest bankrolls first sustainable bond in Uruguay

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

IDB's private sector division buys all $15 mln in 10-year notes from the local branch of Spanish lender BBVA

PODCAST: Two big Chinese lenders skip LatAm loans in 2020  

Loans Latin America Andean

CDB and Chexim make no loans in 2020, but Chinese inbound M&A hits $7 bln

Faro plans green bonds in Brazil

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Solar power developer prepares new notes backed by a power supply contract with fashion retailer C&A, CEO says

IDB funds census in Paraguay

Loans Economy & Policy Paraguay

US-based development bank grants a $42 mln loan to the national statistics institute INE

Mundo Mujer adds details to bond program

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Colombian microfinance lender puts social bonds in its $212 mln debt shelf

Amundi forms emerging markets green fund

Funds Bonds Fixed Income

Crédit Agricole-owned fund manager includes Brazil in plans to buy corporate and sovereign green bonds

Scotiabank, Enel form financial firm in Colombia

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy ESG

Canadian bank and Italian energy company team up to offer banking services to lower- and middle-income clients

Suzano banks on ESG financing

Loans Debt ESG

Brazilian paper company plans to refinance debt with sustainability-linked bonds and loans, CFO says

Banco de Bogotá, Banco W sell local notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Two Colombian lenders field strong orders from investors in Dutch auctions this week

Brazil's Simpar issues global bonds in reais

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

JSL's parent company places $84 mln in sustainability-linked notes in the international market