El Salvador's Debt Rating Could Be Lowered
Friday, December 13, 2013
Fitch Ratings considers to reduce the sovereign debt rating if economic growth is not strengthened.
In the "Outlook 2014: Latin America Sovereign Debts"...
Downgraded Rating For Owner of Cobre Panama
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
First Quantum is under scrutiny from Moody's because of a conflict the mining company has with bondholders.
The debt ratings for First Quantum, a holding company of...
Nicaragua Asks For Improved Country Risk Rating
Thursday, November 14, 2013
International rating agencies have not recognized the substantial improvement in macroeconomic indicators in recent years.
A contradiction between the "B-" awarded to the country...
Moody's Sets Negative Outlook for Costa Rican Debt
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
The rating agency's reason for the change from stable to negative is the increasing public debt and lack of fiscal reform.
Moody's believes that the country has not been able to...
Costa Rica: Time Running Out for Tax Reform
Monday, September 23, 2013
Rating agency Moody's has warned that the country has little time to approve a tax reform before financial instability affects its investment grade.
"We are reaching the point at which it is approaching...
Pessimism Over El Salvador's Public Debt
Thursday, September 19, 2013
If the economic imbalance that currently affects Salvadoran finances is maintained, Fitch Ratings will once again lower their risk rating which now stands at "BB-".
Elmundo.com.sv reports: "Not even the positive outlook...
Bank of El Salvador Suffers From Increased Country Risk
Friday, August 9, 2013
In mid-July Fitch Ratings downgraded to El Salvador from "BB" to "BB-" and only a day later downgraded the rating for the Banco Agrícola from "BBB-" to "BB +" and that of Davivienda from "BB to BB-" .
The downgrading of the country by international rating...
S & P's Lowers Honduras' Sovereign Rating
Thursday, August 8, 2013
Standard & Poor's has downgraded the sovereign rating of Honduras to "B" from "B +" with a stable outlook because of its diminished fiscal flexibility and increased debt burden.
A statement from S & P:
S & P Maintains Panama's Investment Grade
Monday, August 5, 2013
The risk rating agency has reaffirmed the country's long term rating, keeping it at BBB with a stable outlook.
From a statement by S & P:
The expectations of...
Guatemala's Sovereign Risk Rating Revised
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
"Weak public institutions in Guatemala and a polarized political environment continue to limit its credit quality" - Standard & Poor's
An article in elperiodico.com.gt reports that "The three...