Panama

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

Corporación Favorita signs bridge loan

Loans M&A Ecuador

Ecuadorean supermarket operator gets a one-year, $132m loan from three lenders to help pay for Rey Holdings in Panama

IBD Invest lends to Cabify

Loans Argentina Brazil

Multilateral lender provides $70m for Spanish ride-sharing app to expand in Latin America

IDB Invest funds more SME loans

Loans Guatemala Panama

Multilateral lender supplies $75m for G&T Continental in Guatemala and $29.3m for Metrobank in Panama

CAF pays for English lessons in Panama

Loans Panama

Latin American development bank grants a $125m to support an education program

Copa stays out of bond market

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans

Airline intends to pay off its loans on time, rather than refinance them

Panama's telecoms may merge to survive  

M&A Telecoms Panama

Liberty-Millicom tie-up could create a dominant company in the local market and force other firms to join together to compete, sources say

IDB approves disaster relief loans

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Nicaragua

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

CABEI finances highway in Panama

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Central American development bank grants $450m for FCC and Grupo Carso to extend the Las Playas corridor

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

Global Bank seals syndicated loan

Loans M&A Debt

Panamanian bank closes a five-year, $50m facility to cover part of the Banvivienda acquisition

CAF approves eight new loans

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

Latin American development bank endorses $1.29bn in financing for projects in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Panama and Peru

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

América Móvil, Millicom scrap for Telefónica assets

Debt M&A Funds

Both telecom companies could look to expand in Central America, sources say