Bond markets brace for LatAm surge

Colombia Panama Central America

DCM bankers are preparing a number of new roadshow announcements this week, sources say

LatAm prosecutors cooperate on Odebrecht case

Argentina Brazil Chile

Brazil and 10 countries agree to form joint investigative teams to examine the Brazilian builder's corrupt business practices

Panama plans cross-border return

Panama Bonds

Central American sovereign considers benchmark-sized bond sale to fund public works projects, investors says

Odebrecht quits Panama Canal bridge bid

Panama Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Brazilian builder pulls out of the bidding process to build the fourth bridge over the canal

Ecuador bars Odebrecht from new contracts

Peru Panama Ecuador

Andean nation becomes the third country to prohibit the Brazilian builder from developing new public works projects

Odebrecht's bribery scandal sends shockwaves across Latin America

Brazil Mexico Panama

The Brazilian company's corruption case has triggered judicial investigations and prompted denials of involvement from some current and former government officials

BAC Panama upsizes syndicated loan

Panama Loans

Panamanian lender gets a tighter spread than its peer for a $96m loan from 10 banks

BAC Panama calls for commitments to latest loan

Panama Central America Asia

Panamanian bank could increase a three-year syndicated facility to $100m, sources say

Canacol seeks new loan

Colombia Panama Loans

Oil and gas company goes to market for a five-year $265m loan to refinance existing debt

Panama sets sights on funding public works

Panama Central America Bonds

Priorities include two subway lines and a fourth bridge over the Panama Canal

AWARDS: Bank of the Year Costa Rica & Bank of the Year Panama

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Costa Rica Panama

This year’s winner shone above its peers in Panama and grew its loan portfolio in Costa Rica

Lenders fill up BAC Panama loan

Panama Central America Loans

Leads on the Panamanian lender’s $75m syndicated loan expect final commitments by November 14

BAC Panama seeks three-year loan

Panama Asia Loans

Panamanian lender tests Taiwanese bank appetite for a $75m financing

Global Bank resets cross-border benchmark

Panama Bonds

Panamanian bank sets aside part of the proceeds to fund a bond buyback

Panama to release port terminal RFP terms

Panama Project & Infrastructure Finance

Canal authority also plans to meet the four qualified bidders next month, CEO says