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"...
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...
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...
Fitch Reaffirms "BB +" Rating for Guatemala
Friday, July 12, 2013
The rating agency has set Guatemala's international rating at "BB +" with a negative outlook.
In its report, Fitch Ratings points to Guatemala's slow...
Moody's: Costa Rica's Investment Rating At Risk
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
The agency believes that the investment rating is on shaky grounds due to the lack of progress on reforms to mitigate fiscal deterioration.
According to Gabriel Torres, principal analyst on...
Fitch Reaffirms "BBB" Rating for Panama
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
The rating agency noted the average economic growth of 8.6% over the past five years, dollarization and the country's robust financial system.
In its report, Fitch Ratings also noted the high levels...