The Development Bank of Latin America (CAF) is a development bank created in 1970, owned by 19 countries – 17 of Latin America and the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal- as well as 14 private banks in the region.
It promotes a sustainable development model through credit operations, non-reimbursable resources, and support in the technical and financial structuring of projects in the public and private sectors of Latin America.
With headquarters in Caracas, Venezuela, CAF has offices in Buenos Aires, La Paz, Brasilia, Bogota, Quito, Madrid, Mexico D.F, Panama City, Asuncion, Lima, Montevideo and Port of Spain.
CAF provides sustainable development and regional integration through an efficient mobilization of resources for a timely provision of multiple financial services, with high value added, to clients in the public and private sectors of the shareholder countries.
CAF is a competitive financial institution, client-oriented, sensitive to the social needs, and supported by a highly specialized staff.
For more information, please visit: www.caf.com.
- 22 January 2018 – CAF, Proparco and DEG support Banco Continental SAECA in promoting access to credit for farmers in Paraguay
- 30 October 2017 – CAF Conference: Cities with a Future gathers Latin American leaders and governments
- 25 May 2017 – More efficient public transportation and energy in Latin America with credit lines of up to EUR 202 million from KfW to CAF