Juan E. Notaro Executive President of FONPLATA – Development Bank One of the statements we heard most at the beginning of the pandemic was that “COVID does not affect young people”. Unfortunately, the virus’ Delta variant and the economic consequences of the health emergency have proven that such...
While the world moves forward (at different paces) in vaccination strategies and the countries start making post-pandemic plans, a new strong debate is emerging on how to adjust to the changes imposed by the health emergency. First, it has been proven that many companies and organizations were able...
Juan E. Notaro Executive President of FONPLATA – Development Bank As it has already happened with energy and transport, sustainable finance is also proving to be profitable A few years ago, it was almost an oxymoron to talk about green investments. It was fine to take care of the planet, but it was...
Signed under the framework of the ICO International Guarantee Program, the agreement amounts to USD 15 million. This is the second agreement signed by ICO with FONPLATA – Development Bank. The first one, also of USD 15 million funded projects to expand and improve two wastewater treatment plants in...
Juan E. Notaro Executive President of FONPLATA – Development Bank The main role of development banks is to fund programs and projects that may not be convenient or profitable for commercial banks. Development, in the broad sense, is everything that contributes to improve people’s well-being and...