The growing demand for consumer loans is driven by falling interest rates and improved sentiment about the economy.
A local university and the top executive of Telefónica's local operations team up on a digital transformation initiative.
Chilean GDP bounces back in Q2 as the central bank holds key rate steady. And in Jamaica, monthly inflation cools in June as central bank says the rate is on track to fall within its target range.
The state-owned bank launched a new credit line that could benefit 450,000 small retailers.
Bolstered by a recent bond issue, the federal mortgage lender is well on track to meet its lending target for this year.
State lender Banco República cites risk of falling foul of US financial regulations as former president José "Pepe" Mujica calls for a solution to be found.