BNDES successfully concludes its largest fundraising operation abroad
The Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) raised US$ 2.5 billion by issuing corporate bonds on the international market. The issuance was held in two series with maturity for September 2016 and 2023, resulting in interest paid to the investor of 3.375% p.a.,and 5.75% p.a. respectively. The rate represents gains of 275 and 300 basis points over the United States’ Treasury bond.
BNDES' disbursements reach record of R$ 102 billion up to July
Disbursements from the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) totaled R$ 102 billion between January and July this year, a high of 50% compared to the same period in 2012. All of the sectors supported by the Bank showed positive performance, with well-distributed releases across industry, infrastructure, trade and services and cattle-raising.
BNDES’ disbursements total R$ 73 billion up to May, up 67%
The Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) disbursed R$ 73 billion between January and May this year, an increase of 67% compared with the same months in the previous year. During this period, all sectors supported by the BNDES – industry, infrastructure, trade and services, and agriculture – received higher disbursements.