El Salvador: Negative Outlook Rating Kept
Friday, July 11, 2014
Fitch Ratings has maintained its BB-rating but noted prevailing structural weaknesses such as low competitiveness, crime, weak human capital and the high cost of energy.
From a press release issued by Fitch Ratings:
Fitch Downgrades Guatemala's Ratings to 'BB'
Friday, June 20, 2014
Fitch has also downgraded the issue ratings on Guatemala's senior unsecured foreign and local currency bonds to 'BB' from 'BB+', with outlook revised to Stable.
From the press release by Fitch Ratings:
Honduras: Obstacles to Improving Credit Rating
Friday, May 2, 2014
According to Moody's, credit profiles remain constrained by the rigidity in spending, low levels of government revenue and the deterioration of the cost of financing with debt.
From a press release issued by Moody's:
Future of Petrocaribe at Risk
Friday, April 25, 2014
Moody's is warning that countries with oil deals with Venezuela face risks if this country reduces or eliminates its financial support to the block.
A report by the rating agency notes that "In the...
Investment Risk Grade in Costa Rica
Thursday, April 24, 2014
According to Moody's, the country's credit rating does not reflect the current conditions of the economy, highlighting in particular the unsustainability of the fiscal deficit.
Costa Rica is running out of time to solve its high...
Costa Rica: Eurobonds No Longer Good Deal
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The current conditions in the money market are different from those in 2013 and raising government funds abroad is no longer the best option.
The reality is that the incoming administration of Luis...
Cost of Financing Goes Up for El Salvador
Thursday, March 6, 2014
The country pays 4% more than the United States for its debt bonds in the international market.
The cost to be borne by El Salvador for resources from...
Honduras: Sovereign Debt Rating Lowered
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Moody's has downgraded the government's debt bonds from B3 to B2 and modified the outlook to stable.
The growth of the fiscal deficit in 2013 of 5.9 % to 7.7...
Government Spending in Costa Rica Keeps Growing
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
In January 2014, current account expenditure increased by almost 8% compared to January 2013, with the category of Remuneration up 11%.
The monthly figures from the Central Government...
Honduras: Sovereign Debt Rating Not Improved
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
The ratings agencies Standard & Poor's and Moody's have left the sovereign debt rating of Honduras unchanged.
The rating agencies Standard & Poor's and Moody's have...