DFC's financing projects in the Republic of Ecuador

Cristobal Lamar filed this request with the Development Finance Corporation of the United States of America.
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From: Cristobal Lamar

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Please provide documents related to the following projects:

1. Gamma Knife Center/GK Financing, LLC for 3,175,000.
2. Banco Guayaquil S.A./Citi Bank N.A. for 92,000,000
3. Banco Pichincha DPR/Banco Pichincha C.A. for 150,000,000
4. Cooperativa de Ahorro y Credito Jardin Azuayo/WorldBusiness Capital Inc. for 9,750,000 Finance

Documents shall include;
— all communications with Ecuadorian government officials, including emails, minutes of meetings, and/or reports by USDCA employees.
— all financing documents, including certificates of formation, market studies, underwriting guidelines, disclosures and agreements betweens the parties.
— all reports from the financed projects.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Cristobal Lamar

From: Development Finance Corporation


Our office sent Acknowledgment letters for this FOIA request to you on July 1, 2021, which I have reattached for ease of reference. Please review the letter and advise as to how you wish to proceed. I am available should you have additional questions.

Eric Styles
Counsel for Administrative Affairs
U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)
1100 New York Avenue Northwest | Washington, DC 20527

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