Central America

CBC cracks open SLBs for buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Guatemala City-based bottling company issues $1.1 bln in 10-year bonds as it agrees to repurchase $523 mln in 2027 notes

IMSA sets up bond, loan to pay down debt

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Guatemalan sugar and ethanol producer plans to issue $350 mln in 2029 bonds and take out $200 mln in loans

Millicom issues sustainability bonds in Swedish kronor

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Luxembourg-based telco raises $252 mln to improve energy efficiency and expand its network in Latin America

Bladex to issue more bonds in Mexico

International Financial Institutions S&P Global Credit Ratings

Panama City-based trade finance bank plans to raise $98 mln to fund loans in Mexican pesos

CABEI grants first loan to Cuba

Loans Debt International Financial Institutions

Central American development bank supplies $53 mln to finance the production of COVID-19 vaccines

Kia names new CEO in Mexico

Mexico South America Central America

Gwang Gu Lee replaces Jong Kun Lee to lead the Korean car company's local business

CBC offers new notes to fund buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Guatemala City-based bottling company looks to raise funds to repurchase up to $700 mln in 2027 notes

El Salvador endorses financing plans for next year

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Congress allows the government to raise up to $498 mln in bonds and loans to fund the budget for 2022

CIFI starts new bond program in El Salvador

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Panama-based infrastructure lender raises $25 mln in the first deal in a $100 mln program

Bladex issues bonds in Mexico

Bonds Funds Central America

Panama City-based trade finance bank raises $138 mln in Mexican pesos, but does not plan to return to the local debt market this year, source says

TMSourcing to raise funds for railroad projects

Economy & Policy Funds Central America

Mexican financial services company aims to attract $9.2 bln over the next four years through a new SPV, chairman says

Investors voice concerns for El Salvador's Bitcoin bonds

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Fixed Income

Bond buyers say the Central American government could pull away from an IMF deal if it raises $1 bln to build a cryptocurrency mining city

Stori to raise debt, equity for LatAm expansion

Debt Equity Funds

Mexican fintech could sell $250 mln worth of shares and take out up to $200 mln in loans in the next year or two, CEO says

LAGreen aims to raise $500 mln for green bonds

Bonds Funds Mexico

Finance in Motion-managed fund is already in talks with with companies in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Ecuador and El Salvador, chairman says

IDB Invest funds green loans in Guatemala

Loans ESG Green Finance

IDB's private sector affiliate provides $70 mln for Bam to offer financing to SMEs