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- 10/05/2018 :: BNDES, IFC and IDB Invest form an investment fund worth R$ 1.2 billion
FIDC’s manager is Patria Investments, which has expertise in infrastructure, agribusiness, education, food and beverages.

- 10/01/2018 :: BNDES releases call for tender of R$ 25 million for security of museums and public collections
The total amount of the Call for Tender is up to R$ 25 million under the Rouanet law, and is valid for a period of 24 months, renewable for an equal period from the date of publication.

- 09/27/2018 :: BNDES announces an additional R$ 2.2 bi to support investments in renewable energy
The equipment to be financed should be in accordance with BNDES’s standards, which require that they be new, national and meet local-content requirements.

- 09/24/2018 :: BNDES completes a tender offer for repurchase of external bonds
BNDES repurchased US$ 143.480 million in face value (to the price of 100%) of the bond with maturity in 2019, and US$ 503.2 million in face value (to the price of 95.70%) of the bond with maturity in 2024

- 09/21/2018 :: BNDES collects US$ 100 million in an operation with Japanese banks
The financing contract is the fifth signed between BNDES and JBIC, the Japanese Development Bank, within the framework of the Green line.

- 09/06/2018 :: BNDES and the World Bank celebrate cooperation agreement focused on infrastructure
The document was signed in Washington by Dyogo Oliveira, BNDES’ President, and Jorge Familiar, World Bank’s Vice President for Latin America and the Caribbean.

- 09/06/2018 :: BNDES launches public consultation in search of blockchain components for BNDESToken
The solution prototype was implemented using smart contracts from the Ethereum blockchain. The core of the solution is an ERC-20 contract that represents BNDESToken.

- 08/22/2018 :: BNDES and development banks of the BRICS countries sign a memorandum of understanding about blockchain
The memorandum expands BNDES’s cooperation with development banks in the use of the blockchain technology to enhance transparency and efficiency in the funded projects.

- 07/16/2018 :: 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.

- 06/20/2018 :: 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.

- 06/11/2018 :: 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.

- 05/30/2018 :: 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.

- 05/30/2018 :: 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.

- 05/15/2018 :: 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.

- 05/14/2018 :: 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.

- 05/02/2018 :: 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.

- 04/27/2018 :: 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.

- 04/24/2018 :: 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

- 04/19/2018 :: 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.

- 04/18/2018 :: 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.


Recent News  Recent News
10/05/2018
BNDES, IFC and IDB Invest form an investment fund worth R$ 1.2 billion
FIDC’s manager is Patria Investments, which has expertise in infrastructure, agribusiness, education, food and beverages.
09/27/2018
BNDES announces an additional R$ 2.2 bi to support investments in renewable energy
The equipment to be financed should be in accordance with BNDES’s standards, which require that they be new, national and meet local-content requirements.