PANAMA CITY, July 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A. (Bladex) (NYSE: BLX), announced today a quarterly cash dividend of US$0.385 per share corresponding to the second quarter 2016.
The cash dividend was approved by the Board of Directors at its meeting held July 19, 2016, and is payable August 17, 2016 to the Bank's stockholders as of the August 3, 2016 record date.
As of June 30, 2016, Bladex had 39,095,583.78 shares outstanding of all classes.
Bladex, a multinational bank originally established by the central banks of Latin-American and Caribbean countries, initiated operations in 1979 to promote foreign trade finance and economic integration in the Region. The Bank, headquartered in Panama, operates throughout the Region with offices in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, and the United States of America, to support the expansion and servicing of its client base, which includes financial institutions and corporations.
Bladex is listed on the NYSE in the United States of America (NYSE: BLX), since 1992, and its shareholders include central banks, state-owned banks and entities representing 23 Latin American countries, as well as commercial banks and financial institutions, institutional and retail investors through its public listing.
For further information, please access Bladex's website at www.bladex.com or contact:
Mr. Christopher Schech, Chief Financial Officer E-mail address: [email protected], Tel.: (+507) 210-8630 Head Office Address: Torre V, Business Park, Avenida La Rotonda, Urb. Costa del Este, Panama, Republic of Panama