Daily Brief

Dec 15, 2014 Issue

Argentina closes Boden swap


Argentina swaps, buys back some debt maturing in 2015

Banreservas, BHD upgraded

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Fitch has upgraded Dominican Republic based banks Banreservas and BHD Leon after it lifted the sovereign rating last month

Colpatria returns to Colombian market


Bank issues 10-year inflation-linked bond

Ecopetrol in hunt for new CEO

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Ecopetrol board of directors to replace CEO Javier Gutierrez

Energia Eolica ready to tap market

Peru Bonds Project & Infrastructure Finance

ContourGlobal subsidiary plans to sell 2014 bond to finance windfarms in Peru

Equity outflows roll on


Investors continue pulling money from Latin American equity funds

Fund losses deepen


Regional equity funds now down more than 15% in 2014

Paraguay’s Banco Continental closes syndicated loan


Paraguay’s Banco Continental closes dual-tranche syndicated loan

S&P lifts Lupatech, again

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Restructuring and sale of assets leads to new upgrade