Central America

Panama fights coronavirus in bond market  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Central American country issues $2.5 bln in new notes, diverts money from the budget to contain the outbreak

CABEI designs Mexican debt sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Central American development bank could raise $240 mln from the sale of four-year notes

Grupo Aval funds BAC acquisition of Multibank

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Colombian conglomerate will use the proceeds from a recent bond sale to pay for the Panamanian lender

Latin American markets provide no sanctuary to global market maelstrom  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Are capital controls far behind?

Elcatex requests financing from IDB Invest

Loans Debt Honduras

Honduran textiles company wants $96 mln to build a new plant in a free-trade zone

Fall in oil prices sends shock waves through LatAm markets

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Ecuador and Colombia feel the fallout from a spat between Russia and Saudi Arabia

Bancolombia to take sole ownership of Agromercantil

M&A Capital Markets Colombia

Colombian lender will determine in the next few days how much to spend for BFC's 40% stake in the financial holding company

Sinolam assesses bonds for Panama investments

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chinese-held developer seeks at least $600 mln in financing for a power plant

IMF sounds warning over Costa Rica's rising debt

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Fiscal deficit reaches its highest level in three decades, despite reforms passed last year

LATAM lands new loan

Loans Debt Chile

Chilean airline gets $29 mln from Central American lender Bladex as it awaits approval for Delta deal

Mako finances gold mine in Nicaragua

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

Toronto-listed miner gets $15 mln for San Albino from majority owner Wexford

Moody's cuts Nicaragua to B3

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Capital Markets

Rating agency cites falling investments and limited access to external credit markets as reasons for the downgrade

CABEI borrows from KfW

Loans Debt Central America

Central American development bank gets $34 mln to fund a green housing program

El Salvador unveils street lighting concession

Project & Infrastructure Finance Economy & Policy Regulation

Investment promotion agency Proesa also lines up concessions for government buildings and toll roads

Imperia finances Scotiabank deal in El Salvador

Loans M&A Debt

Bladex and JPMorgan lead nine other banks with $100 mln in acquisition financing