Panama

Deal pipeline fills up in Panama

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Bond sales and M&A deals could push volumes above last year's total of $2bn, although the upcoming elections could cause delays, source says

Panama preps first Euroclearable notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Sovereign issuer looks to foreign investors to fill up a possible $750m bond sale, source says

ETESA revises bond plans

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Panama's state-owned power company could increase offer to $700m with new investment grade ratings

Global Bank goes on the road

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Citi, JPMorgan and Bladex take the Panamanian bank to meet bond buyers in New York, London and Boston

Global Bank floats new bonds for buyback

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Panamanian lender wants to raise funds to repurchase all its 5.125% notes due this year

Enertiva gets private equity financing

Project & Infrastructure Finance Funds Equity

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

OPIC lines up LatAm loans

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy

US development agency approves $775m for a toll road in Colombia, a power plant in El Salvador and middle-income housing in Latin America

Orla presents debt program

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds

Vancouver-based mining company looks to raise $300m in funding for projects in Mexico and Panama

Moody's upgrades Panama Canal

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

ACP's A1 rating now stands a step above Panama's sovereign ceiling and three notches above the government

IMF revises growth forecasts for LatAm

Economy & Policy Brazil Argentina

Region will likely grow 2% this year, led by a rising economy in Brazil

ETESA drafts bond sales

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Panama's state-owned power company prepares a $500m deal for the first half of the year

ETESA borrows from CABEI

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Panama's state-owned power company gets $50m from the Central American development bank to cover short-term investments

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

CABEI borrows from ICO

Loans Central America Costa Rica

Central American development bank will use the money to support Spanish importers and exporters in the region

Darby lends to Biopas

Funds M&A Equity

US private equity firm provides debt for the Panama-based pharmaceutical distribution company