Financing grows month-on-month in February, spurred on by SME-focused instruments.
In an interview with BNamericas, David Schwartz, president of the Florida International Banking Association, criticized the EU's blacklist of countries with weak anti-money laundering and terrorism financing regimes.
Copper mining helped spur growth in the Chilean economy last year, while the cybersecurity issue has now returned to the spotlight.
Investment-focused unit Corficolombia is a player in the country's highways sector via stakes in several concessionaires.
The government has unveiled a financial entity established to help support community projects in areas such as innovation and creativity - and pumped US$3.2mn into it.
The final price tag is linked to financial and operational targets.