Brazil’s banks have long experience of steering through choppy financial waters and were able to anticipate the country’s current difficulties with a range of pragmatic and forward-looking measures that have rewarded them with increased profits in a shrinking economy.
View from IDB 2016
Date: 7-10 April
Location: Nassau, Bahamas
The 57th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the 31st Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) was held in Nassau, the Bahamas, from 7th to 10th April, 2016.
Silvia Pavoni, economics editor at The Banker attended the IDB-IIC Annual Meetings 2016 and reported on the key themes from the event.
Watch the panel discussion moderated by Silvia Pavoni at the event:
Topics of discussion at the annual meeting include:
- Growing together: the private sector as an engine of growth for Latin America and the Caribbean
- Strengthening financing for the private sector to promote growth
- The Caribbean’s Energy Challenge
- Latin America and the Caribbean: Braving the Economic Storm
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