Caribbean

Cemex outlines restart for plant in Dominican Republic

Funds Central America Caribbean

Mexican cement company plans to spend $20 mln to resume production at San Pedro de Macorís in late 2021 or early 2022

ECLAC pushes to include middle-income countries in debt relief

Capital Markets Coronavirus Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

UN commission also calls on governments to maintain emergency transfer programs

CGC seeks long-term loan

Loans Debt Latin America

Argentine oil producer wants $150 mln from Bahamas-based Eurobanco after getting a 180-day credit line

Blue Finance brings private funding to MPAs

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Loans

French impact investment manager looks to draw private investors to marine conservation projects through revenue-generating PPPs

Sagicor supplies SME loans with IFC funding

International Financial Institutions World Bank Loans

Barbados-based financial services firm borrows $40 mln to increase working capital loans in Jamaica

BTG Pactual settles financing terms for Arauco deal in Chile

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Brazilian investment bank divvies up a $326 mln timberland purchase with Canada's BCI the Netherlands' ABP

IDB Invest sets out to issue blue bonds

Bonds Debt International Financial Institutions

IDB's private sector affiliate plans to raise $100 mln to finance recovery efforts in tourism and fishing sectors

Suriname bondholders threaten to pull termination trigger

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Creditor committee says the South American nation has not kept the promises it made in April

AES Dominicana ties up notes in buyback

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Mexico's Metalsa and Brazil's Minerva also repurchase outstanding bonds to lower funding costs

INTERVIEW: IDB Invest outlines funding plans for second quarter

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy IDB Invest Bonds

Multilateral lender considers a public bond sale and a number of smaller private placements in Aussie dollars, pounds or euros, head of funding says

S&P downgrades Aruba on slower recovery

Credit Ratings S&P Global Downgrade

Rating agency says the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic could last longer than expected

IDB puts up money for jobs, vaccines in Ecuador

International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Loans

US-based development bank also supplies $75 mln for cash transfers and small business grants in Jamaica

IDB builds relief program for Caribbean

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy ESG

US-based development bank unveils a $3.5 bln initiative to fund a recovery in the region

PODCAST: Two big Chinese lenders skip LatAm loans in 2020  

Loans Latin America Andean

CDB and Chexim make no loans in 2020, but Chinese inbound M&A hits $7 bln

ECCB to approve RBC sale

M&A Economy & Policy Caribbean

Eastern Caribbean regulators plan to endorse the deal in the near future, according to local banking association CAB