With amounts from $5 to over $50,000, people bought 1412 shares in Banco Azul which will begin operations in 2014.
This amount makes up the $60 million needed for the start of operations by the entity which was formed last September with a capital of $20 million. Of the 1,412 shareholders 97% are natural persons and 3% are companies.
Businessmen from both countries met to explore joint investment opportunities.
The event saw the participation of presidents Lula da Silva and Mauricio Funes, as well as several business chambers. The chambers remarked Brazil’s willingness of providing credit for productive projects.
Panamá Pacífico with thousands of interested visitors to its stand in Expocomer 2010, not only offered the Key Note speech of thursday, but launched the residential phase of this great development on the banks of the Panama Canal