Banco Internacional is the fifth largest bank in Ecuador with a focus on small and medium enterprises (SMEs). It was established in 1973 and has evolved into a full-service commercial bank. It has 87 branches in 20 proinces and reaches 206,789 active borrowers, and 385,158 savers.
Banco Internacional is seen as an innovative bank and is leading the way in climate smart projects. The loan provided by Triodos Microfinance Fund and Triodos Fair Share Fund will aid in funding the growth of the bank’s climate-smart projects or projects created to mitigate the emissions of greenhouse gases, including: energy efficiency, renewable energy, water efficiency, and cleaner production projects.’