Credit Ratings

Fitch ranks Simpar above Brazil

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Equity

Rating agency upgrades the Brazilian holding company to BB on rising revenues and greater scale

Investors take Mexico downgrade in stride

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Moody's Investors Service Downgrade

Bond buyers say the move was expected because the sovereign issuer had been on negative watch for more than two years

Broxel joins bond queue in Mexico

Credit Ratings Bonds Debt

Mexican fintech could raise $38 mln in the local market as Santander and Vasconia are expected to price new notes on Thursday

Moody's downgrades Mexico

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Moody's Investors Service Downgrade

Rating agency cuts Latin America's second largest economy to Baa2 due to sluggish growth and high government spending

Caja Los Andes keeps tabs on bond market

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Chilean retirement fund manager is "paying attention" to international financing sources after first-time ratings from Moody's and Fitch, source says

Fitch ranks Caja Los Andes as investment grade

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings S&P Global

Rating agency gives the Chilean retirement fund manager a BBB-, based on its leading position as a payroll lender

Alpina lines up local bonds

Bonds Debt Credit Ratings

Colombia's largest dairy producer could raise up to $82 mln in its home market, according to Fitch

S&P improves outlook for Mexico

Credit Ratings Economy & Policy Mexico

Rating agency expects "cautious" macroeconomic policies to hold sway over the next two years

Moody's sizes up Citibanamex race

M&A Credit Ratings Moody's Investors Service

US ratings agency sees Santander and Banorte with a slight lead over other bidders

Santander sets up bond sale in Mexico

Credit Ratings Bonds Funds

Spanish bank's local subsidiary could raise $244 mln as microlender Banco Compartamos goes for $122 mln

Grupo Herdez issues SLBs in local market

Credit Ratings Bonds Funds

Mexican food company raises $149 mln in a two-part deal with rates tied to targets to reduce water consumption

BBVA sells sustainable bonds in Mexico

Credit Ratings Bonds Funds

Spanish bank's subsidiary raises $500 mln in its first ESG bond deal in the Mexican market

CORRECTION: Bepensa eyes bonds, loan for next year

Credit Ratings Bonds Debt

Mexican bottling company says it is "very important" to have access to financing sources after it issues $124 mln in local bonds

Moody's upgrades FS

Moody's Investors Service Upgrade Bonds

Brazilian ethanol company rises one notch to Ba3 on lower debt

Fitch upgrades Cemex, downgrades San Martín

Fitch Ratings Bonds Debt

Rating agency bumps up Mexican cement company to BB+ and knocks down the Peruvian construction company to B-