:: BNDES launches fixed rate to finance working capital
The fixed-rate financing in BNDES Giro, the line of support to working capital, seeks to meet companies that do not want to be exposed to liability linked to inflation.
:: BNDES and the New Development Bank, “the BRICS’ bank,” carry out the 1st disbursement in Brazil
The Brazilian energy grid, although renewable, has more than 60% of its generation from hydroelectric sources, which tends to be increasingly exposed to the effects of climate change and drought periods.
:: BNDES signs a R$ 140 million contract with IBAMA to support surveillance in the Amazon
The resources are the Amazon Funds, coordinated by MMA and managed by BNDES, and will support IBAMA’s activities of environmental surveillance and deforestation control in the Amazon for 36 months, as of May 2018.
:: BNDES and Mtur establish a partnership to boost Brazilian tourism and structure national destinations
To facilitate the access to credit and strengthen tourism activities, BNDES provided existing instruments of credit to operate in the Prodetur +Turismo
:: BNDES finances first export of Embraer’s family of new jets
BNDES’s support has been an important component to ensure investment in innovation to stimulate exports of the aeronautical sector, a strategic industry for Brazil that generates highly qualified jobs with good remuneration.
:: BNDES carries out the early payment of R$ 30 billion to the Brazilian Treasury
For the processing of these operations, BNDES sends an official letter to the Brazilian Treasury Department (STN), informing the prepayment’s approval and submitting the proposal of contracts to be prepaid for approval.
:: BNDES card begins funding software development
The card already allowed the purchase of ready software, developed in Brazil by professionals residing in the country.
:: BNDES disburses R$ 6.85 bi in the first quarter. Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises account for 55.5%
The infrastructure sector stood out here as well, with R$ 4.2 billion, 51% more than the amount approved in the first quarter of last year.
:: The Amazon Fund supports the Kayapó organization with R$ 9 million
The project comprises actions of territorial planning, monitoring and protection; income generation through sustainable productive activities in the territory; and promotion and strengthening of the Kayapó culture.
:: Strategic Planning redefines BNDES’s management, departments and focuses
Activities were redistributed from the reorganization and optimization of positions and functions.
:: BNDES and Votorantim conclude negotiation for consolidation of Suzano with Fibria
The operation consolidates the two largest companies of pulp in Brazil, and transforms the resulting company into the world leader in the pulp market
:: BNDES’ net income reached R$ 6.2 billion in 2017
The performance was strongly influenced by the result of equity interest, which increased 249.5% in 2017, an equivalent to R$ 8.6 billion.
:: BNDES announces new conditions of funding and defines priority areas for development
There are three other deadline limit ranges: alternative energy, ports, airports, export and regional development projects may reach up to 24 years.
:: Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises had more than half of the BNDES disbursement in January
In the past twelve months, BNDES releases totaled R$ 69.9 billion. Also during this period, between February 2017 and January 2018, MSMEs grew by 9%, reaching R$ 29.6 billion.
:: BNDES resumes the process of privatization of Eletrobras’ distributors
The public hearings for Companhia Energética de Alagoas (CEAL) and Companhia Energética do Piauí (CEPISA) will be held in the last week of February, on the 27th (in Maceió, state of Alagoas) and on the 28th (in Teresina/PI), respectively.
:: Disbursements from BNDES to the Northeast grew 24% in 2017 and reach R$ 14.2 billion
In 2017 alone, it is estimated that the implementation of projects with disbursements from BNDES to the Northeast region was responsible for the generation and maintenance of more than 235,000 jobs
:: BNDES disburses R$ 70.8 bi in 2017. Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises have record participation
The performance of the BNDES Finame line, which finances the acquisition of machinery and equipment and for which disbursements grew 11%, reaching R$ 19.7 billion, also contributed to the result.
:: BNDES disburses R$ 3.66 million to restore the Atlantic Forest in Bahia
BNDES’s support to the restoration of Brazilian biomes follows the guidelines of the Forest Code from 2012 and the National Policy of Native Vegetation Recovery (PROVEG), established in 2017.
:: Agreement between SEBRAE and BNDES expands access to credit for micro and small entrepreneurs
Credit granting from public and private financial institutions for small-sized enterprises has been decreasing in the last four years
:: BNDES opens public consultation to establish partnerships with Fintechs
The integration with new tools aims to expand the access of small entrepreneurs to the Bank’s financing, to improve the credit report of the MSMEs, and assist them in the professionalization of their financial management.