IDB approves sovereign loans

Debt Loans Caribbean

Multilateral lender grants a total of $524m in financing to the Dominican Republic, Jamaica and Bolivia

Awards: Banks of the Year 2017

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Structured Finance

Leading banks in Latin America and the Caribbean pursue assorted strategies as the region emerges from an economic slowdown. Some turn to M&A, while others focus on build...

Barbados' Sinckler explores potential LM exercise

Caribbean Barbados Bonds

The Caribbean island is grappling one of the region's heaviest debt loads, but any work in debt reduction needs to be voluntary, FinMin tells LatinFinance

ADFD, Masdar ink Caribbean power project fund

Caribbean Middle East Funds

UAE-based renewables developer sets aside $50m for solar initiatives throughout the region

LatAm bond bubble grows with more roadshows due

Argentina Brazil Central America

Corporate issuers ready investor meetings despite a slower week in the primary market, sources say

Millicom buyback falls flat

Colombia Central America Caribbean

Telecommunications company tenders just $187m in outstanding 2021 bonds after printing $500m in 2028 debt last week

Fitch upgrades Enel Americas

Chile Central America Caribbean

Rating agency raises the power company BBB+ from BBB, tanks to strong business and geographic diversification

Millicom issues benchmark bond

Colombia Central America Caribbean

Telco gets $500m from the sale of new notes and raises most of the funds for a $658m bond buyback

AGP signs syndicated loan

Colombia Peru Panama

US glass manufacturer raises funds for its subsidiaries in Colombia, Peru and Panama

Jamaica launches tender offer, ponders new issue

Caribbean Jamaica Bonds

Caribbean sovereign issuer opens five-day tender offer to buy back 2019s, 2021s, 2022s and 2025s, while a fresh bond could follow next Tuesday

Cable & Wireless sounds out bond buyers for 10-year note

Caribbean Barbados Bonds

LatAm and Caribbean communications provider picks BAML, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Goldman Sachs and Scotia to lead a $700m trade

Banco Industrial revives IPO talk

Guatemala Caribbean Equity

Guatemalan bank hopes to take advantage of improved market conditions with a potential equity offering later this year

CAF tightens dollar benchmark trade

Venezuela Central America Caribbean

LatAm development bank gets $1.25bn in three-year paper flat to its existing curve

Grenada university signs revised loan

Caribbean Loans

St. George’s in the Caribbean gets $710m in five-year funding from a group of banks

CAF readies 2020 bond sale

Andean Venezuela Central America

Latin American development bank takes further steps to meet its $4bn external funding target for 2017