El Salvador

El Salvador intends to repurchase remaining bonds

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Central American nation plans to make another offer to buy back 2023 and 2025 bonds at market prices within two months, president says

Investors shrug off downgrades for El Salvador, Chile  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings

Bond buyers say the moves were expected as Fitch drops El Salvador to CCC and Moody's cuts Chile to A2

IDB funds waterworks in Argentina

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

US-based development bank grants $810 mln in three 12-year loans for water supply projects in the provinces

Globcash puts off IPO in 'too volatile' market

Bonds Debt IPO

Mexican pawn shop operator postpones a potential $57 mln deal until the first quarter of the next year

El Salvador sets size on bond buyback

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Central American country comes up short of investor expectations with an offer to repurchase up to $350 mln in 2023 and 2025 bonds

Carvajal Empaques takes out loans for working capital

Loans Debt Colombia

Colombian packaging firm borrows $30 mln through its units in Mexico and El Salvador

El Salvador plans to open bond buyback in September

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Central American country says it expects to announce an offer by September 15 to repurchase notes that mature in 2023 and 2025

IFC adds to financing for Bancoagrícola

International Financial Institutions World Bank Bonds

World Bank's private sector lender arranges another $70 mln for Bancolombia's subsidiary in El Salvador to fund small businesses and green projects

LatAm sovereign bond sales fall in first half

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings

External issues drop to $20 bln as issuers rely more on local markets and multilateral lenders, Fitch says

Investors welcome bond buyback by El Salvador

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Market applauds the government's "willingness" to pay debt, but fears it may dig too deep into the central bank's reserves

IDB extends green credit line to Argentina

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) IDB Invest Debt

US-based development bank approves $1.14 bln in loans to lower greenhouse gas emissions

IDB Invest funds SME loans through Bancoagrícola

IDB Invest Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

IDB's private sector affiliate provides $70 mln for the Salvadoran lender to finance women-run small businesses and green projects

Promerica issues first sustainable bond in El Salvador

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

Panama-based lender sells $20 mln worth of five-year notes to fund loans to SMEs run by women

Vale completes bond buyback

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian iron ore miner repurchases $1.28 bln in bonds that mature from 2026 to 2042

Central America poised for new investments

Economy & Policy Funds Central America

US vice president announces $1.9 bln in private investments to create jobs and reduce migration, what will create new financing opportunities