CIBC FirstCaribean funds over $1.8 billion in infrastructure projects – EyeWitness News

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Regional bank, CIBC First Caribbean has provided over USD$1.8 billion in funding for infrastructure projects over the past three years.

Of that amount, USD$500 million have gone to support energy utility companies in the Bahamas, Aruba, Curacao and Jamaica said the bank’s Chief Executive Officer Colette Delaney as she delivered remarks at the opening of CARIF 2018 – 3rd Caribbean Infrastructure Forum at the Baha Mar resort.

“We believe that as a leading regional bank, we have an important role to play in this sector. Each of the projects we funded was created in response to some specific opportunity or need that existed somewhere in our region,” Delaney said.

The decision to co-sponsor the conference along with KPMG underlines CIBC FirstCaribbean’s ongoing…

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