Daily Brief

Dec 19, 2016 Issue

S&P upgrades Interbank

Peru Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Rating change reflects the Peruvian bank's strengthening capitalization

Peru’s public credit head moves on

People Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Peru

Carlos Blanco will leave the finance ministry for the private sector at the end of the month

Colombia lowers interest rates

Colombia Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Central bank reduces its benchmark lending rate by 25bp for the first time in almost four years

Peru holds rates

Peru Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Central bank keeps its benchmark lending rate unchanged for the 10th month in a row

Walton Street takes CCD orders

Mexico Equity United States

US private equity firm aims to raise $78m in its first capital call

Oi creditors offer debt swap, investment plan

Brazil Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity

Bondholders and Egypt's Orascom present plans to exchange outstanding notes for a 95% stake in the bankrupt Brazilian telecom

AES Tiete prints more local debt

Brazil Bonds

Brazilian electricity generator raises $53m in 2023 securities

BM&FBovespa prints inaugural debenture

Brazil Bonds

Brazil's stock exchange raises $882m in three-year local securities

Santander Chile adds local bond to record year

Chile Bonds

Chilean lender prints about $75m in peso-denominated notes, taking its total debt issues to $3.6bn in 2016

YPF approves bond sale

Argentina Bonds

Argentine oil company says it could tap fixed-income investors in the coming months

Sicredi secures IIC financing

Bonds Structured Finance Loans

Brazilian credit union receives the first real-denominated loan from the IDB Group

IDB, BNDES back Brazilian renewables program

Bonds Structured Finance Loans

Development banks outline $900m in financing for private sector energy developers

Petrobras signs Chinese loan

Bonds Structured Finance Brazil

Brazil's state-owned energy company gets $5bn from the China Development Bank

SMBC lends to Colombian waterway PPP

Colombia Bonds Loans

Japanese bank provides 12-year financing after Odebrecht's board rejects a takeover offer from Mexico's Ideal