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Company name

LGF Occidente, S.A. de C.V. SOFOM ENR

Project number

14339-01

FI-3 operations are those where the risk potential is considered low: the FI’s current or future portfolio consists of financial exposure to business activities that predominantly have minimal or no adverse environmental and social impacts.

E&S category
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FI-3

Country

Mexico

Sector

Digital Economy

Status

Hold

Disclosed date

03/10/2023

Projected date at which a project will be put forward for the Board of Executive Directors’ approval.

Projected board date
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03/29/2024

Approval date

N/A

Signed date

N/A

Sponsoring entity

N/A

Investment Operations Department Contact

N/A

Investment type

Syndicated amount

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Financing amount

USD $ 30,000,000

Currency

MXN

Project scope and objective

IDB Invest is considering structured financing for LGF Occidente, S.A. de C.V. SOFOM ENR (“Creditas Mexico”), an online platform that offers loans secured by homes and automobile as collaterals in Mexico. The proceeds from the proposed transaction will be used to finance the loan portfolio originated by Creditas Mexico for micro- and small business owners. Creditas Mexico offers loans at affordable interest rates using technology and data analytics to boost operation and distribution efficiency, and considering the collateral value.

The proposed transaction is mainly aimed at increasing access to financing for micro- and small business owners. 

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Environmental and social review

IDB Invest conducts an environmental and social due diligence (ESDD) commensurate with the nature, scale, and stage of the project, and with its level of environmental and social risks and impacts. The ESDD will confirm the project E&S categorization and assess the project with respect to the client requirements in IDB Invest Environmental and Social Sustainability Policy. The results of the ESDD, including any identified gaps are described in the Environmental and Social Review Summary (ESRS) provided below. For projects approved as of 2016, any gaps with respect to IDB Invest's Environmental and Social Sustainability Policy at the time of the ESDD are addressed in the Environmental and Social Action Plan (ESAP) presented below, to comply with the date mentioned above.

CREDITAS MEXICO - STRUCTURED FINANCING - ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL REVIEW SUMMARY (ESRS)

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Contact information

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Client Contact

EMAIL

miguel.rodrigues@creditas.com

PHONE NUMBER

+55 (11) 95082 0557

POST OFFICE ADDRESS

IDB Invest Contact

EMAIL

requestinformation@idbinvest.org

PHONE

+1(202)-566-4566

ADDRESS

1350 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005

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