May 2007
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.; Navajas, Sergio; Trivelli, Carolina; Tarazona, Alvaro
The purpose of this report is to review common credit risk management techniques used in a sample of Latin American financial institutions with agricultural portfolios, identify the factors that…
May 2007
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.; Navajas, Sergio; Trivelli, Carolina; Tarazona, Alvaro
El objetivo del presente informe es examinar las técnicas comunes de manejo de riesgos usadas en una muestra de instituciones financieras de América Latina con carteras agropecuarias e identificar…
Sep 2002
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.
This paper reviews the Bank's lending experience in rural finance and extracts the lessons learned from that experience. It is based on a review of project documents, evaluation reports, and…
Jan 2000
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.; Campos, Sergio
Pocos bancos comerciales se han dedicado en forma lucrativa al campo de las micro finanzas, pese a repetidos intentos por parte de entidades donantes de entusiasmarlos para ingresar a este segmento.…
Dec 1998
Author(s): Choi, Frederick D. S.; Murguía O'Keefe, Armando; Schulz, Alison; Carley, Alvin; Staking, Kim B.; Krygier, Alberto
Recognizing the need to improve the quality of financial disclosure by private sector firms in Latin America and the Caribbean, the Inter-American Development Bank sponsored a conference in…
Dec 1998
Author(s): Choi, Frederick D. S.; Murguía O'Keefe, Armando; Schulz, Alison; Carley, Alvin; Staking, Kim B.; Krygier, Alberto
Reconociendo la importancia de las buenas normas de contabilidad y auditoría, el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo, junto con la Comisión de Normas Internacionales de Contabilidad y la Asociación…
Jul 1998
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.; Campos, Sergio
Few commercial banks have engaged in profitable microfinance lending despite repeated attempts by donor agencies to entice their entry. The case of Banco de la Empresa, a Latin American private bank…
Dec 1996
Author(s): Iglesias, Augusto; Vittas, Dimitri; Stone, Bernel; Cho, Yoon Je; Staking, Kim B.; Shibata, Tsutomu; Kruse, Douglas; Vives, Antonio; Allen, Franklin; Montenegro, Armando; Santomero, Anthony
This book contains a selection of the major presentations from the conference: "Policy-Based Finance and Alternatives for Financial Market Development" held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in…