Central America

Telefónica sells mobile phone unit in El Salvador

M&A Telecoms Mobile

Spanish telco gets $144 mln from UK-based fund General International Telecom for its 60% stake in Telefónica El Salvador

El Salvador signs new loan from IDB

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

Central American nation gets $400 mln in contingent credit to face natural disasters and health emergencies

Procaps looks to buy in Mexico after Nasdaq listing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Capital Markets

Colombian pharmaceutical company expects to announce an acquisition in the coming months, CEO says

Mohari, Gencom shop for loan for Costa Rican resorts

Debt Loans Costa Rica

Luxury resort developers are seeking $285 mln to build a Ritz-Carlton hotel and refinance a Four Seasons in Guanacaste province

América Móvil creates telco tower business

Central America Latin America South America

Mexican telco forms Sitios Latinoamérica to hold 36,000 telco towers in 15 countries in Latin America

ICE rolls over debt with new SLBs

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Costa Rica's state-owned electric utility receives $800 mln in orders for $300 mln in 10-year bonds

IDB funds housing program in El Salvador

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

US-based development bank approves $50 mln in financing to increase access to cut-rate mortgages

Guatemala pitches new notes

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Central American country hires Bank of America to lead the sale of dollar-denominated bonds in the international market

Becle, ICE set up dollar bond sales

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Mexican distiller goes for $800 mln as Costa Rica's state-owned utility aims to raise $350 mln

Kavak raises funds for global expansion

Equity Funds Latin America

Mexican used-car platform gets $700 mln in a Series E financing round and increases its valuation to $8.7 bln

Millicom taps bonds for swap

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Nasdaq-listed telco agrees to exchange $336 mln in 2031 bonds for outstanding 2026 notes

Cemex uses cash for Guatemala expansion

Central America Guatemala Mexico

Mexican cement company plans to invest $25 mln to increase production by 125% at its plant in Puerto San José

CABEI prints social bonds in Swiss francs

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Central American development bank issues $217 mln in 10-year notes for healthcare and education projects

Liberty unit buys Claro in Panama

Debt Funds Loans

CWP will finance the $200 mln acquisition with cash flow and local bank loans

Nexans acquires Colombian cable maker

Funds Equity Debt

French company agrees to spend $225 mln to buy Centelsa from Mexico's Xignux