El Salvador

Cross-Border M&A Deal of the Year - Duke Energy

M&A Electricity Renewable

Rapidly executed, quantifiably large, and attractive to all parties, the sale is the most noteworthy cross-border M&A of the year

El Salvador budget approval lowers near-term risks, Fitch Ratings

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy El Salvador

Central American sovereign issuer gets green light for up to $300m in external debt issuance

Avianca sells receivables

Structured Finance Costa Rica Colombia

Colombian airline snaps up $150m in exchange for future US receivables

Fitch hikes Agricola, Salvadoreno

El Salvador Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Both Salvadoran lenders benefited from an upgrade to the sovereign

Fitch ups AES El Salvador

Project & Infrastructure Finance El Salvador Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Power company's local trust gets bumped to B- after the sovereign upgrade

US pawn lender picks up GuatePrenda

Central America El Salvador Guatemala

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

El Salvador gains approval for more bonds

El Salvador Bonds

Central American sovereign issuer gets the nod for another $170m this year

S&P upgrades El Salvador

El Salvador Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Central American sovereign issuer gets out of default after completing a pension restructuring

S&P drops El Salvador to SD

El Salvador Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Central American sovereign gains approval to amend pension certificates, putting it in default of an original restructuring agreement

Investors consider more El Salvador debt

Central America El Salvador Bonds

Central American sovereign issuer could return with up to $500m more in the cross-border bond market this year, sources say

Investors consider more El Salvador debt

El Salvador Bonds

Central American sovereign issuer could return with up to $500m more in the cross-border bond market this year, sources say

San Miguel comes to market

Colombia Ecuador Central America

Peruvian plastics company look to raise $300m in 2024 bonds to buyback its 2020 notes

Kenon fields bids for IC Power

Chile Peru Panama

Israeli holding company says it has received non-bonding offers to buy its LatAm power businesses

BEST CORPORATES – Unicomer

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Central America El Salvador

Salvadoran retail group made its cross-border bond debut, latching on to strong investor appetite for emerging market debt and raising funds to fuel its acquisition plans

Unilever buys Quala brands

Colombia Mexico Ecuador

Dutch-British consumer goods company picks up the Colombian company's personal care and home care lines in 10 markets