Costa Rica

Moody's downgrades ICE

Costa Rica Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

State-owned electricity and telecommunications company gets cut a notch after the sovereign downgrade

Moody's downgrades Costa Rica

Costa Rica Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Rating agency keeps the negative outlook on the government bond rating due to the rising national debt

Costa Rica creates infra trusts

Costa Rica Project & Infrastructure Finance Funds

Government agencies can turn to public and private investors to raise finds for highway and railroad investments

Davivienda inks securitization program

Colombia Costa Rica

Colombian bank’s Costa Rican branch signs a $150m diversified payment rights program

Fitch downgrades Costa Rican banks

Central America Costa Rica Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Six lenders fall after the rating agency cuts the Central American sovereign

Millicom closes new revolver

Colombia Bolivia Costa Rica

Telecom attracts five new lenders to a $600m syndicated facility led by BNP Paribas, Citi, DNB and Scotiabank

Fitch downgrades ICE

Central America Costa Rica Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Costa Rican utility and telecom falls one notch due to its links to the sovereign

IFC supports Promerica SME loans

Structured Finance Central America Costa Rica

Central American financial services group will also use the money to fund clean energy investments in Costa Rica and Nicaragua

Fitch downgrades Costa Rica

Costa Rica Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Rating agency cuts the Central American sovereign by one notch due to deteriorating debt dynamics

IIC weighs new markets for wind farm IPOs

Argentina Mexico Peru

Multilateral agency could take the structure used in Uruguay to Costa Rica, Peru and Mexico

BCR gets trade loan

Central America Costa Rica Loans

Central American lender gets $150m from Bladex and Credit Suisse to support trade finance deals

AWARDS: Bank of the Year Costa Rica & Bank of the Year Panama

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Costa Rica Panama

This year’s winner shone above its peers in Panama and grew its loan portfolio in Costa Rica

SAAM buys Costa Rican terminals

Costa Rica M&A Project & Infrastructure Finance

Chilean port operator pays $48.5m for a controlling stake in two port terminal concessions on the Pacific coast

Moody’s downgrades Bicsa

Panama Costa Rica Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Moody’s cuts the Central American bank three notches on corporate governance concerns

BAC Credomatic head steps down

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Central America

Ernesto Castegnaro retires as the Central American bank’s CEO