Central America

IDB Invest weighs SIEPAC loan

Central America Project & Infrastructure Finance Debt

Multilateral could provide $200m for the second phase of Central America's electrical interconnection system

CABEI finances DR dam

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Central America

Central American development bank provides $250m at a fixed-rate to cover construction of the Monte Grande project

Avianca eyes refi opportunities

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Colombian airline's holdco ponders bond, LM combo, sources

CAF assesses green bond amid 2018 debt raising efforts

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Regional development bank still has roughly $2bn to raise in international securities this year

Paraguay stands alone amid LatAm lull

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Bond issuers prompted to print quick as rate hikes and talk of import tariffs hinder credit spreads, sources

Tigo El Salvador agrees sale-leaseback with SBA

M&A Telecoms Central America

Millicom's local subsidiary nets $145m for roughly 800 wireless comms towers

IDB Invest, SOFID pen CentAm agreement

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance

Pair of development banks plan to co-finance agribusiness, energy and tourism initiatives

Awards: Deals of the Year 2017

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Visa, NovoPayment form partnership for fintech payment solutions

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Caribbean Central America

Pair launch their first project with a Colombian bank, speeding up transactions in the urban delivery space

Bladex's CEO, CFO depart

People Central America

Christopher Schech leaves the Panamanian trade bank after eight years, Rubens Amaral schedules departure for April 2018

Unifin signs three-year facility

Debt Loans Central America

Mexican financial services firm nabs $152m in syndicated debt shortly after cancelling a follow-on equity offering

CAF revisits Kangaroo market with 2027 top-up

Debt Capital Markets Bonds

Regional development bank returns to the Aussie dollar market for a $57m reopening

Awards: Banks of the Year 2017

Loans Project & Infrastructure Finance Structured Finance

Leading banks in Latin America and the Caribbean pursue assorted strategies as the region emerges from an economic slowdown. Some turn to M&A, while others focus on build...

Guatemala talks 2018 fundraising plans

Central America Guatemala Bonds

Central American nation's FinMin says a new bond issue valued at around $500m will likely surface in the second quarter of next year

US pawn lender picks up GuatePrenda

Central America El Salvador Guatemala

EZCORP agrees to pay roughly $55m for its Central American peer