Caribbean

Ecopetrol joins Oxy in E&P venture

M&A Energy Oil

Colombia's state-owned oil producer agrees to acquire 40% of four offshore oil blocks

Heritage fills up bond buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Bondholders turn in 92% of 2026 bonds to the Trini state-owned oil company

Arcos Dorados moves to pay down debt

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

McDonald's franchiser plans to redeem $123 mln in 2023 notes on June 10

World Bank grants blue loan to Caribbean islands

Loans ESG Green Finance

US-based multilateral lender provides $56 mln to Grenada, Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent to preserve marine and coastal areas

Arcos Dorados finishes bond buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

McDonald's franchiser agrees to repurchase $150 mln worth of 2027 bonds

Arcos Dorados serves up SLBs for buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Montevideo-based McDonald's franchiser prices $350 mln in 2029 bonds well below IPTs as orders top out at $1.7 bln

Arcos Dorados takes orders for SLBs

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

McDonald's franchiser ties the rates on a two-part deal to targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Toyota names new head in Argentina

Latin America Argentina Caribbean

Japanese carmaker selects Gustavo Salinas to run the local division

IDB supports larger role for private sector amid talks of capital increase

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Regions

Mauricio Claver-Carone sees a "great opportunity" as the development bank retools its private sector affiliate IDB Invest

IDB head hails LatAm resilience amid pandemic, war

International Financial Institutions Economy & Policy Andean

Mauricio Claver-Carone cites better-than-expected economic growth and sensible monetary policies, but fears high commodity prices could spur inflation

Bondholders back TSTT tap

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Trini telco get the go-ahead from investors to add $100 mln to its 2029 bonds

TSTT sets up bond tap

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Trini telco could add $100 mln to its 2029 notes before the end of the week, source says

IDB Invest funds SME loans through Banco FIE, Promerica

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IDB Invest Loans

IDB's private sector affiliate provides $45 mln to finance women-run businesses in Bolivia and the Dominican Republic

Dominican Republican offers bonds to fund buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Caribbean nation plans to price new notes next week and repurchase bonds that mature in 2023 and 2024, source says

TotalEnergies, Martí form JV in Dominican Republic

Energy Gas Solar

French energy company and its local partner will each own 50% of a venture with more than 190 service stations in the Caribbean nation