Half the countries saw a year-on-year increase in deal value while the other half reported decreases.
Funds will benefit the transmission component of the Belo Monte hydro and the Serra da Babilônia wind complex.
Under the recently approved agency banking model, GraceKennedy will add First Global Bank branch networks to Western Union locations across Jamaica.
The government is pushing for a bill that aims to cut credit card interest rates by at least 25%.
In a surprise move, Agustín Carstens has agreed to stay at the helm of Mexico's central bank through November.
The president of Honduras' central bank said the impact on the country's economy would be limited if the US implements policies that cause remittances to fall.
Itaú chief economist Mario Mesquita says Brazil is on an "unsustainable trajectory" in terms of its public debt and only pension reforms can turn this around.