IIC Signs US$1 Million Loan Agreement With Paraguay'S Financiera Familiar S.A.E.C.A.

10/20/2005

Asunción (Paraguay), October 21, 2005 - The Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) signed a US$1 million loan agreement today with Financiera Familiar S.A.E.C.A. The operation will help Financiera Familiar obtain the funding it needs to expand its operations and provide support for small and medium-size companies, principally in Paraguay's agribusiness sector.

Contact: Jacques Rogozinski

Telephone: (202) 623-3901

Email: sylviasz@iadb.org