Banks that currently exceed this limit are given until the end of April to comply with the regulations.
In a press release, IDB Invest said it has helped Banco Pichincha to issue the first social bond in Peru.
A reversal anytime soon is unlikely, due to the fiscal challenges the government is confronting.
While affirming the country's rating at three notches below investment grade, S&P said fiscal improvements are set to be gradual.
Russian and Mexican businessmen agreed to invest in strategic energy projects, and the Labor party proposed an update to the climate change law to incentivize generation from renewable resources.
Chile seeks to introduce specific regulations covering microinsurance as Panama's government strikes a pension deal with retirees.
Venezuela's embassies in Mexico and Argentina claimed they had been hacked and information published in favor of self-proclaimed interim President Juan Guaidó.