The Asian country would provide a capital subscription of US$450mn.
The economic recovery will see banks turning more aggressive in terms of granting new loans.
Moody's Investors Service cited benefits from lower corporate tax rates, but also the adverse effects of an income tax on interest earnings.
Congress confirmed Espinosa to fill the vacancy left with the promotion of Alejandro Díaz de León to the governorship.
Paul Romer caused an upheaval after questioning the multilateral's methodology in a business ranking that saw Chile drop 21 spots since 2014.
The former president vows to stay in the race, but an appeals court decision against him opens up the prospects for a potential reform candidate to land in Planalto palace.
The appeal court's decision moved Brazil's markets and threw a monkey wrench into Lula's plans to return to power in the October general elections.