Costa Rica

EcoEnterprises earns commitments on third fund

Funds Costa Rica Central America

Costa Rican impact investor snares $74m from investors during the first round of capital raising (Photo: Gregory Smith CC BY-SA 2.0)

Investors make an impact in Central America

Funds Equity Features

Small businesses in Central America are benefitting from the growing role of local impact funds, as healthy returns and the chance to make a difference attract investors.

Brazil's CCR ups stake in San Jose airport

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Brazil

Infrastructure concessionaire pens $60m transaction for almost 50% more share capital in the Costa Rican asset

Central America Forum 2018: Boosting private investments, lowering public debt

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Regional economies can take advantage of growing economies to handle fiscal deficits

Central America bets on integration to boost stock markets

Capital Markets Equity IPO

Some stock markets are exploring green financing products and social financing as countries look to integrate their capital markets

Costa Rican hotel gets dollar debt

Loans Debt Costa Rica

US Bancorp and JPMorgan contribute to a $65m loan for Hotel Costa Verde on the Pacific coast

Costa Rica approves IDB loan

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Electricity

State-owned utility ICE will use $500m to expand the Central American nation's power infrastructure

VINCI picks up stakes in two Costa Rican airports

M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance Costa Rica

French infrastructure firm nabs 48.75% and 45% stakes in the San Jose and Liberia-based assets, respectively

AyA gets CABEI loan

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Costa Rica's state-owned water utility secures $154m to refurbish water sanitation and sewerage infrastructure

Update: BNCR quashes bond talk

Capital Markets Bonds Costa Rica

Costa Rican bank denies that it is considering a new securities issuance

Costa Rica's election prompts BNCR bond talk

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Local bank considers reviving plans of a new debt issue, just months after canceling a 144A/Reg S local currency note, sources

Investors talk up new Costa Rican debt

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Central American sovereign sets sights on $1.5bn local currency transaction

CABEI completes CHF bond sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Central American development bank returns to Switzerland after two years, sells $214m in fixed-rate 2024 paper

Avianca sells receivables

Structured Finance Costa Rica Colombia

Colombian airline snaps up $150m in exchange for future US receivables

Moody's downgrades BCR

Fixed Income Capital Markets Costa Rica

Banco de Costa Rica heads south to B1 from Ba3 after its former and existing CEOs are arrested