Nicaragua

Moody's cuts Nicaragua to B3

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Capital Markets

Rating agency cites falling investments and limited access to external credit markets as reasons for the downgrade

HSBC names new regional head

People Mexico Europe

Stephen Moss steps in to a newly created role to oversee the British bank's businesses in Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Canada

CABEI markets global green bond

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Central American development bank has hired Crédit Agricole and Standard Chartered to lead the debt sale in Luxembourg and Taiwan, CFO says

CABEI grants two loans to Nicaragua

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Central American development bank provides $334m for highways and $251m for water treatment projects

Moody's upgrades CABEI

Loans Central America Costa Rica

Central American development bank counts on South Korea's membership fees to bolster capital, rating agency says

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