Trinidad & Tobago

Moody's downgrades Trinidad & Tobago

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Downgrade

Rating agency cuts the Caribbean nation to Ba2 as government debt rises to 85% of GDP

CAF approves $1 bln in loans for transport, power companies

Loans International Financial Institutions CAF

South American development bank funds an addition to the São Paulo metro system and provides liquidity lines to CFE in Mexico and ICE in Costa Rica

Grupo Wertheim agrees to buy Vrio from AT&T

M&A Equity Telecoms

Argentine group takes over Sky in Brazil and DirecTV in 10 other countries in Latin America and the Caribbean

Turks and Caicos negotiates new revolver

Loans Debt Caribbean

British territory in the Caribbean picks Republic Bank to provide a $80 mln loan at a fixed rate of 2.9%

IDB Invest funds home loans in T&T

Loans Capital Markets Debt

US-based multilateral lender provides $250 mln for local bank HMB to maintain a secondary mortgage market

IDB funds COVID-19 recovery in T&T  

Coronavirus Loans Debt

DC-based development bank grants $100 mln for the Caribbean nation to deal with the health crisis

Trinidad and Tobago makes bond market return

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Caribbean island nation ends a four-year hiatus with $500 mln in new 10-year notes

IDB funds low-income housing in T&T

Loans Trinidad & Tobago Caribbean

Latin American development bank grants a 24-year loan for $50 mln to the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development

Canada's Touchstone refinances debt in Trinidad

Loans Energy Gas

Republic Bank could distribute the $20 mln loan in the secondary market after it is fully drawn

IMF grants emergency loan for Costa Rica  

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Fund also approves $66 mln in rapid financing for Dominica, Grenada and Saint Lucia

Pandemic slashes tourism, cuts into Caribbean economies

Economy & Policy Funds Debenture

Island nations feel increased fiscal pressure from sharp decline in foreign-currency inflows

IMF forecasts difficult times for the Caribbean  

Capital Markets Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Caribbean nations agree to a collective approach to access international financing

T&T gets $50 mln from CAF  

Coronavirus Loans Debt

South American development bank provides "anti-cyclical support" during coronavirus crisis

S&P cuts Mexico, Pemex on coronavirus, oil prices

Bonds Capital Markets Mexico

Rating agency also downgrades Trinidad & Tobago and puts a negative outlook on Colombia

CAF issues first green bonds in euros

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

South American development bank receives €1.2 billion in orders for €750 million in seven-year notes