Credit Ratings

S&P downgrades Crédito Real again

Credit Ratings Bonds Debt

Rating agency cuts the Mexican consumer lender to B- as $185 mln in bonds come due

Bladex looks to add to Mexican bonds

Credit Ratings Bonds Funds

Panama City-based trade finance bank plans to tap its 2024 notes for $145 mln to fund loans in Mexican pesos

Elektra rolls over local bonds

Credit Ratings Bonds Debt

Mexican retail and financial services group plans to issue $242 mln in new three-year notes to pay off debt due in March

Banorte considers Citibanamex acquisition

Credit Ratings Funds M&A

Mexican bank is analyzing a possible offer for the second-largest lender in the country, CEO says

Banorte, BlackRock applaud Mexico's ESG bond plans

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings

Institutional investors will still review each deal, but sustainable bonds will be "more than welcome," fund managers say

S&P lifts Invepar from default rating

Credit Ratings S&P Global Upgrade

Brazilian infrastructure company rises to CCC+ after swapping debt for its stakes in two Rio subway concessionaires

Citibanamex comes under review for downgrades

Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings Moody's Investors Service

Moody's and Fitch Ratings evaluate the ratings after Citi says it will sell its consumer banking business in Mexico

BCP publishes sustainable bond framework

Credit Ratings S&P Global Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Peruvian bank establishes guidelines to raise debt to fund ESG projects

Bladex to issue more bonds in Mexico

International Financial Institutions S&P Global Credit Ratings

Panama City-based trade finance bank plans to raise $98 mln to fund loans in Mexican pesos

GM Financial rolls out new bonds in Mexico

Credit Ratings S&P Global Bonds

US carmaker's local financing division is expected to issue $49 mln in 2.5-year notes by the end of the month

Fitch ranks Quálitas as investment grade

Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings Upgrade

Rating agency gives the Mexican insurance company a BBB- rating on "strong and stable" financial results

Fitch returns Braskem to investment grade

Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings Upgrade

Rating agency upgrades the Brazilian petchem company to BBB- after it paid off $1.7 bln in debt

Crédito Real offloads US loan portfolio

Credit Ratings Debt Equity

Mexican consumer lender sells SME loans to Los Angeles-based Camino Financial for $45 mln

Fitch improves outlook for Uruguay

Fitch Ratings Revision Economy & Policy

Rating agency cites the South American country's "fiscal resilience" during the COVID-19, thanks to higher tax revenues and lower borrowing costs

Crédito Real negotiates loans to pay down debt

Credit Ratings Bonds Debt

Mexican consumer lender also plans to close the sales of an SME loan portfolio and its US business to meet a bond payment in February