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Blended Finance in Latin America and the Caribbean


You're invited on December 13th at 9:00AM ET for an update on Blended Finance in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC).

Convergence’s Historical Deals Database has recorded 171 blended transactions targeting LAC in part or in full, representing aggregate committed financing of $26 billion.

LAC remains a popular area of interest for blended finance practitioners, and blended finance can play a pioneering role, working alongside local governments by deploying catalytic capital into emerging segments and pockets of competitiveness, paving a road for private capital to follow. Join us as we discuss the trends, opportunities, and challenges of blended finance in LAC. The presentation will include a panel discussion with investors in the region.

9:00-9:05AM - Opening Remarks with Heiner Skaliks, Senior Advisor, LAC
9:05-9:15AM – Data highlights, Andrew Apampa, Manager & Sneha Thayil, Senior Associate
9:15- 9:45AM – Panel discussion with investors:

  • Diego Penagos, Senior Investment Specialist, ProColombia
  • Karla Gallardo, CEO, Viwala
  • Ariane Pevide, Blended & Climate Finance Director, MUFG Bank

9:45-9:55AM – Q&A
9:55- 10:00AM – Closing remarks

Recommended Reading:
Blended Finance in LAC (member-only)
Can blended finance help to address Latin America’s development challenges?
Developing the Solar Market in Uruguay (English) (Spanish)

Date And Time

Wednesday, December 13th, 2023
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (GMT+00:00)

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