ALIDE News

48th General Assembly: committed to technological innovation, urban resilience and financial inclusion in the region
June 10th 2018, More than 300 representatives of financial institutions, international organizations and entities linked to the work of the Development Banking, from America, Europe and Asia, met at the 48th ALIDE General Assembly. Read More

ALIDE presented a commemorative book for its 50th anniversary
June 5th 2018, Within the framework of the 48th General Assembly, Hindemburgo Pereira Diniz, a member of the Advisory Council of the association, presented the book “50 Years of ALIDE: Past, Present and Future”, a publication aimed at providing the necessary tools to understand the world of Development Banking in the last 50 years and its projection towards the future. Read More

Banreservas, Bank of the Year 2018
June 2th 2018, ALIDE gave the “Bank of the Year 2018” award to the Reserve Bank of the Dominican Republic (Banreservas), within the framework of the activities of the 48th General Assembly. Read More

Development banks from Mexico, Brazil, Colombia and Germany won the ALIDE 2018 Awards
June 2th 2018, Within the framework of the 48th General Assembly, ALIDE announced the winners of the ALIDE 2018 Awards in each of the contest categories. The acknowledged institutions are from Mexico, Brazil, Colombia and Germany. Read More

ALIDE organized training activities in Lima and El Salvador
May 31th 2018, As part of its Training and Cooperation Program, ALIDE held two international seminars to strengthen the capacities of executives of financial institutions. Read More

ALIDE national coordinators met in Lima
May 31th 2018, In the run-up to the 48th ALIDE General Assembly, the 45th Meeting of National Coordinators was held with the attendance of 27 representatives from 15 institutions in Latin America, the Caribbean and Europe, as well as officials of the General Secretariat of the association. Read More

Institutions from Argentina, El Salvador and Mexico joined ALIDE
May 15th 2018, In May, three institutions from Argentina, El Salvador and Mexico joined as new ALIDE members: Banco de La Pampa of Argentina and Agricultural Development Bank (BFA, for its Spanish acronym) of El Salvador as active members, and Financiera Emprendedores of Mexico as a collaborating member. Read More

Development banks will support interregional businesses and investments for the economic integration of Latin America and the Caribbean
April 15th 2018, With a call to strengthen efforts to achieve an intraregional economic integration that allows facing the new challenges presented by trade and global economy, the Latin American Meeting on Financing and Boosting International Businesses and Investments, organized by Bancomext and ALIDE concluded. Read More

Development Banking in Latin America and the Caribbean will meet in Lima for the General Assembly of ALIDE
March 15th 2018, From May 30th to June 1st, the directors and top executives of the financial development institutions from more than 20 countries will meet at the 48th Ordinary Meeting of the General Assembly of ALIDE in Lima, Peru. Read More

The situation of foreign trade and international business financing will be analyzed in Mexico
March 13th 2018, Fostering interregional businesses and investments will be the topic of dissertation of the Latin American Meeting convened by Bancomext and ALIDE. Read More

SBD and ANDE joined the ALIDE membership
February 27 2018. The National Development Agency (ANDE) of Uruguay and the Banking System for Development (SBD) of Costa Rica recently joined the ALIDE membership. Read More

ALIDE published a new technical document on the challenges of foreign trade
February 12th 2018, As part of its production of studies and financial information, ALIDE published the technical document “Challenges of Latin American foreign trade”. Read More

ALIDE commemorated 50 years at the service of Development Banking
January 25th 2018, During the commemorative conference, the speakers highlighted the role played by Development Banking and ALIDE in the economic and social development process in Latin America and the Caribbean. Read More

48th General Assembly: Challenges of the Present and Future for Development Banking
January 25th 2018, The 146th Meeting of the Board of Directors of the Latin American Association of Development Financing Institutions (ALIDE) was held on January 24th at the institutional headquarters located in the city of Lima, Peru. Read More

The call for entries for the ALIDE 2018 Awards continues
January 14th 2018, The call for entries for the ALIDE Awards is still open. It is a contest that recognizes and promotes the dissemination and exchange of best practices of development banks in the region. Read More

48th General Assembly: Challenges of the Present and Future for Development Banking
December.- It is worth mentioning that this General Assembly will be the scenario for the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of ALIDE and have special panelists and activities.. Read More

New book by ALIDE compiles best practices in Development Banking
December.- ALIDE’s latest publication, titled “Best Practices in Development Banking”, compiles and describes in depth the programs of the development financial institutions that were recognized with the ALIDE 2017 Awards. Read More

Banco do Nordeste do Brasil was recognized with the Agrobanco 2017 Award
December 2017.- Banco do Nordeste do Brasil (BNB) was recognized with the Agrobanco 2017 Award “Carlos Garatea Yori”, a distinction given by Banco Agropecuario (Agrobanco) of Peru and ALIDE to the development banks that promote innovation and good practices in the farming sector. Read More

ALIDE participated on the Global Symposium on Development Financial Institutions
December.- The symposium was intended to provide an avenue for various stakeholders of DFIs, which include government officials, regulators, DFIs, academia and researchers.. Read More

ALIDE organized a mission of Latin American development bankers to KFW
September.- During the mission, the bankers learned in detail about the role played by the German bank as the main financier of the energy efficiency industry in the country. Read More