Nicaragua

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

CABEI, UN fund climate change program

Loans Central America Guatemala

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

Bradesco buys a bank in Florida

M&A Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian lender agrees to spend $500m for BAC Florida in Coral Gables

CABEI funds infrastructure projects in Nicaragua

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Nicaragua

Central American development bank provides $202m for highways and roads

Enertiva gets private equity financing

Project & Infrastructure Finance Funds Equity

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

CABEI issues international notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Central American development bank sells $200m in Switzerland and $50m in Uruguay

Liberty resumes M&A hunt

M&A Telecoms Central America

US-based telecom could revise its offer to buy Millicom or look for other acquisitions in Latin America, analyst says

Liberty drops Millicom bid

M&A Telecoms Guatemala

US-based telecom calls off talks just a week after making an offer

IDB approves disaster relief loans

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Nicaragua

Regional development bank grants $486m for disaster relief in Nicaragua, Honduras, Panama and Peru

Liberty presents offer for Millicom

M&A Telecoms Guatemala

US-based telecom could pay $7bn for the Tigo brand in Latin America and Africa

CMI looms over Telefónica sale

M&A Debt Central America

Guatemalan conglomerate is unlikely to go along with a deal for Movistar in Central America for a low return, source says

Telefónica coy on asset sales

M&A Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Spanish telecom says its expects to offload its businesses in Mexico and Central America as soon as possible

Fitch cuts Nicaragua

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Rating agency cites a sharper-than-expected economic decline, a rising deficit and greater financing constraints as reasons for the downgrade

CABEI sells dollars in Japan

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Central American development bank finishes fundraising for the year with $100m in five-year notes

S&P downgrades Nicaragua

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Economy & Policy

Rating agency says civil unrest puts the banking system at risk and limits country's access to external financing