El Salvador

Emerald Peak starts raising Central American fund

Funds Equity Central America

Private equity firm plans to reach first close on the $150m fund in January next year

Guatemala, El Salvador to list sovereign bonds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Guatemala's finance ministry will offer $13m in treasury notes to Salvadoran investors in the coming weeks

El Salvador clinches $1.1bn in 'best you can get' market

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Central American sovereign issuer gets heavy orders for new 30-year notes

El Salvador pitches new notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Citi and Scotiabank take the Central American issuer to meet investors in Europe and the US

El Salvador eyes return to cross-border bond market

Bonds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Deputy Finance Minister tells LatinFinance bond sale could come in August

Canada’s Dollarama to acquire majority interest in Dollarcity

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Colombia

Montreal-based retailer to pay as much as $95m for stake in discount chain

Elektra sells bank in El Salvador

M&A El Salvador Mexico

Local group Perinversiones buys the Banco Azteca brand from the Mexican retail and financial services group for an undisclosed amount

CABEI, UN fund climate change program

Loans Central America Guatemala

Central American development bank contributes $12.5m to a $28m fund for MSMEs

Ventus finances wind farm

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Salvadoran developer secures $85m in project financing from G&T Continental and Bancolombia

Scotiabank asks for IDB Invest loan

Loans Debt El Salvador

Canadian bank wants $37.5m to roll out a digital platform for SMEs in El Salvador

CABEI increases funds for housing in El Salvador

Loans Economy & Policy Debt

Central American development bank more than doubles credit line to $100m

El Salvador refuses América Móvil acquisition of Telefónica unit

M&A Economy & Policy Regulation

Mexican telecom is expected to appeal the antitrust agency's decision

Hipotecario borrows from CABEI

Loans Debt El Salvador

Salvadoran lender gets $55m to fund loans to MSMEs and women-owned businesses

EDP asks for IDB Invest financing

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Energy company requests a $115m loan to build a thermal power plant and a transmission line in El Salvador

Enertiva gets private equity financing

Project & Infrastructure Finance Funds Equity

New York-based Real puts $30m in the Central American renewable energy company