Caribbean

Digicel gives bondholders more time

Debt Bonds Fixed Income

Jamaica-based telecom extends the deadline until May 20 for creditors to accept a proposed debt restructuring

Jamaica gets $520 mln in IMF emergency funding  

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans

World Bank approves $254 mln for cash transfers to low-income households in Bolivia

Digicel puts up subsidiary in restructuring

Debt Bonds Fixed Income

Jamaica-based telecom lists its Pacific Islands business as the guarantor for $914 mln in new notes in a proposed debt exchange

Fitch revises Dominican Republic credit outlook to negative from stable  

Debt Economy & Policy Fixed Income

Rating agency affirms BB- ratings but says coronavirus is hitting the tourism sector and remittances

EXCLUSIVE: Grenada seeks moratorium on debt payments  

Capital Markets Debt Bonds

Caribbean country cites G20's decision to suspend IDA nation payments, which could set a precedent

Oil companies in Latin America brace for a long haul  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

With no oil price stabilization in sight, making it to the other side of the crisis poses a great challenge for major Latin American oil companies.

US fund investors sell LatAm equities even as asset values rise

Equity Debt Capital Markets

Lipper fund flow data shows eight straight week of outflows, the longest streak since early 2015

IMF evaluates financing for Ecuador  

Loans Funds Economy & Policy

Fund also approves $650 mln in emergency funding for the Dominican Republic and adds $90 mln to an existing facility for Barbados

IMF grants emergency loan for Costa Rica  

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Fund also approves $66 mln in rapid financing for Dominica, Grenada and Saint Lucia

PODCAST: Luis Alberto Moreno  

LatinFinance Connect Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

IDB President Luis Alberto Moreno discusses about the bank’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its approach to support and recovery in the region

LatAm, Caribbean face destabilizing capital movements as financing needs grow, CEPAL says  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Highly indebted middle-income countries must be included in debt alleviation, low interest financing, according to UN commission

Pandemic slashes tourism, cuts into Caribbean economies

Economy & Policy Funds Debenture

Island nations feel increased fiscal pressure from sharp decline in foreign-currency inflows

IMF forecasts difficult times for the Caribbean  

Capital Markets Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Caribbean nations agree to a collective approach to access international financing

T&T gets $50 mln from CAF  

Coronavirus Loans Debt

South American development bank provides "anti-cyclical support" during coronavirus crisis

IMF adds liquidity line for countries with strong fundamentals  

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

G20 approves debt service relief for poorest nations, including Haiti, Guyana and Nicaragua