Republic of Costa Rica’s $149.7 Million Loan

BLP advised on the transaction

The Republic of Costa Rica secured a $149.7 million loan from the AFD – Agence Française de Développement.

Proceeds will be used to finance anti COVID actions.

Agence Francaise de Developpement (AFD) operates as a public development bank. The Bank provides financing and technical assistance and development for energy, health care, biodiversity, water, and digital technology sectors. AFD serves customers worldwide.

In Costa Rica, BLP advised AFD – Agence Française de Développement with Luis Fernando Hernández (Picture) Julio Castellanos, Pablo Umaña and María Alejandra Gutiérrez Segnini.

Involved fees earner: Julio Castellanos – BLP; María Alejandra Gutiérrez Segnini – BLP; Luis Hernandez – BLP; Pablo Umaña – BLP;

Law Firms: BLP;

Clients: Agence Francaise de Developpement;


Author: Ambrogio Visconti.