South America

South America

BBVA, Best Sustainable Finance Bank in Latin America, According to LatinFinance

BBVA has been named the best sustainable finance bank of the year by international magazine LatinFinance. The publication recognized the bank’s performance in the...

New Blockchain Initiatives Land in Guatemala, Costa Rica and Honduras

In light of blockchain’s increasing popularity and buzz-wordiness, the past few weeks have been rather exciting for the emerging sector. Based on recent developments, it’s...

Æternity Blockchain Brings ‘Liquid Democracy’ to Uruguay

Open source decentralized application (DApp)-focused blockchain Æternity will team up with the Uruguay Digital Party to optimize the country’s democratic processes and internal voting. According...

Latin American Green Bond Market to Set Record

Latin America’s green bond market is outstripping growth expectations this year as a succession of companies rush to tap a growing pool of environmentally...

$131.3 Billion COP Bond Placement Oversubscribed For Renovation of Bogotá’s Transmilenio...

A bond issue was successfully completed last month in the amount of $131,350,000,000 Colombian pesos (Approximately $38.6 million USD) to finance the acquisition of...

Islamic Bank Mission in Guyana to Finalize Energy Projects

A team of six officials from the Islamic Development Bank led by Noureddine Mabrouk arrived in Guyana last Wednesday to scope renewable energy projects...