Juan E. Notaro Executive President of FONPLATA – Development Bank At the end of 2020, I wrote in these pages that the future we had foreseen at the beginning of that year was not going to be as expected. The pandemic had arrived to test health systems, economies, and solidarity around the world. Due...
Juan E. Notaro Executive President of FONPLATA – Development Bank An old joke that is frequently recycled in the Latin American political environment is that of the ruler addressing his people and stating: “Yesterday we were on the edge of the abyss. Today we have taken a step forward!”...
Juan E. Notaro Executive President of FONPLATA – Development Bank One of the statements we heard most at the beginning of the pandemic was that “COVID does not affect young people”. Unfortunately, the virus’ Delta variant and the economic consequences of the health emergency have proven that such...
While the world moves forward (at different paces) in vaccination strategies and the countries start making post-pandemic plans, a new strong debate is emerging on how to adjust to the changes imposed by the health emergency. First, it has been proven that many companies and organizations were able...
Juan E. Notaro Executive President of FONPLATA – Development Bank As it has already happened with energy and transport, sustainable finance is also proving to be profitable A few years ago, it was almost an oxymoron to talk about green investments. It was fine to take care of the planet, but it was...