:: BNDES and the Development Bank of Latin America will have a fund to finance infrastructure in Brazil
During the conference, which brought together ministers of planning and finance of Latin America, Oliveira pointed out that it is time for the region’s countries to become even more integrated in infrastructure.
:: BNDES approves R$ 7 million for an audiovisual producer from Santa Catarina
The resources derive from BNDES’s Cultural Economic Development Program (BNDES Procult), R$3.44 million corresponding to refundable financing and R$3.44 to non-refundable financing, through the Audiovisual Law.
:: BNDES consolidates support to Brazilian animation at the 42nd Annecy Festival
The festival will have the Frame-by-Frame exhibition – 100 years of Brazilian animation and also special exhibits, lectures, panels and the launching of a critique book, in addition to the official selection of eight works among short films, TV series, commercials and one feature film. Later, the expanded version of the exhibition will tour five Brazilian cities.
:: BNDES and IDB together launch the Infrastructure Credit Fund
Within 60 days, both institutions will announce the Fund structure, in accordance with the rules of the BNDES Credit Funds, disclosed yesterday with Anbima.
:: BNDES and CAF sign agreement to leverage infrastructure
With the support from BNDES, CAF and BNP Paribas are preparing an infrastructure investment fund that will channel funds from institutional investors to finance projects by issuing bonds in capital markets.
:: BNDES launches guide to assist managers in contracting urban mobility projects
Geared to public managers and professionals in the area, the publication serves as support material for the choice and implementation of collective public transport systems.
:: BNDES registers a net income of R$ 2.06 billion in the quarter
The need for the constitutional provision for credit risk observed in the previous year was not repeated in the first quarter of 2018 and culminated in the reduction of such expense by R$ 2.21 billion.
:: Disbursements of US$ 1 billion in wind energy is the theme of the first Green Bond report from BNDES
Launched this Wednesday, 2, Green Bond Annual Report presents projects supported with funds raised abroad through the issuance of green bonds.
:: BNDES and MEC launch R$ 20 million notice for incorporation of digital technologies in public education
Results are expected in relation to the motivation of students and teachers and to the evolution of the projects’ educational indicators, in addition to improvements in the quality of education, in equity, in the management of networks and schools and in the promotion of better academic learning.
:: BNDES disburses R$ 11.2 billion in the first quarter. Approvals increase 11% and reach R$ 16 billion
Since the end of last year, BNDES has undergone a new strategic planning, which had a new organizational structure as one of its results
:: New website of the Amazon Fund allows monitoring of the application of R$ 1.7 billion in 96 supported projects
In total, the Amazon Fund has 96 supported projects in the portfolio, with a total value of R$ 1.7 billion; and 873 million, or little more than 50%, has already been disbursed.
:: 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 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 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.