Pension Funds' Investment Freedom Restricted
Monday, December 16, 2013
The government of El Salvador has lowered the proportion of the portfolio that the Pension Fund Administrators can invest in securities of foreign companies from 20% to 10%.
The Financial System of El Salvador (SSF by its initials...
The Mezzanine As Financing Option
Thursday, December 12, 2013
With a combination of debt and equity transfer, companies can diversify their sources of credit and improve the return on their investments.
This type of financing gives the creditor the option of ...
Structured Finance in Panama
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
On December 4th Fitch Ratings will hold a conference entitled 'Challenges and Opportunities for Structured Finance and Infrastructure in Central America and the Caribbean.'
Securitization of Assets, an Option for Capital Markets...
IDB Approves Procurement Systems in the Region
Monday, November 4, 2013
Countries such as Costa Rica, El Salvador and Panama may use purchasing subsystems for projects financed by the bank.
From a press release issued by the Inter-American...
Investment Opportunities in Cuba
Thursday, October 31, 2013
In January, the island will open a Special Development Zone, where both foreign and Cuban companies will enjoy tax and service benefits.
With an investment of $900 million, the new area will be...
New Airlines To Cover Routes Abandoned by Avianca
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
El Salvador's Vuelos Económicos Centroamericanos and Costa Rica's Ticos Air and Ticas Airlines are in various stages of preparation and registration to offer flights in the region.
Vuelos Económicos Centroamericanos (CASI) reported...