Ecuador

IDB Invest, Blue like an Orange finance SME loans in Ecuador

Loans Funds Ecuador

Multilateral lender and private investment firm provide $20m for Produbanco to increase financing for small businesses

Fitch casts negative outlook on Ecuador

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer faces large financing needs and uncertain market access, rating agency says

Banco Internacional funds small business loans

Loans Ecuador

Ecuadorean lender gets $50m from FMO and BlueOrchard to expand its SME portfolio

Petroamazonas, Petroecuador eye tie-up

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Ecuador's state-owned oil producers could merge before the end of next year and create a company worth $25bn

Produbanco clinches IFC loan

Loans Debt Ecuador

Ecuadorean bank will use the money to fund loans to small businesses and environmental projects

Colombia, Peru could open bond market next year

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Peru will likely resurrect a delayed offer from earlier this month, while Colombia could take advantage of market conditions to sell more debt, a source says

Ecuador's M&A market sets up for next year

M&A Ecuador

Two large acquisitions are expected to cross the line in 2019, a source says

DP World funds port terminal in Ecuador

Debt Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance

IDB Invest arranges a 15-year financing package for the Dubai-based port operator's project in Posorja

Ecuador mulls bonds, IMF loan for 2019

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Country could go back to the bond market for $1.75bn, or turn to the IMF or China to fill a financing gap

IDB Invest lends to Telefónica in Ecuador

Loans Ecuador

Multilateral lender provides a six-year revolver to finance smartphone sales

Ecuador issues RFP to expand roadways

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Nation’s transportation ministry estimates that project works require as much as $1.3bn in total investment

Ecuador's EPA and Spanish utility sign PPP

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Ecuador

The joint venture seeks to reactivate economies of Manabi, Esmeralda after 2016 earthquake

BHP ups stake in Ecuador's SolGold

M&A Ecuador

Anglo-Aussie miner pays a 32% premium for a further 5.2% share in the copper project

Ecuador advances Tren Playero works

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Project & Infrastructure Finance Ecuador

Government ministry values rail project at roughly $1bn

Canadian Frontera taps oil in Los Llanos region

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Colombia Ecuador

Oil & gas firm plans at least 34 additional perforations in Colombia, IFC exercises put option in Pacific Midstream