April 18, 2019 |
Bond sales by Latin American issuers reached roughly $30bn in the first quarter this year, down from around $50bn in the same period of 2018, LatinFinance has heard.
Sovereign and corporate issuers got off to a slow start in 2019, due to the lingering effects of elections in Mexico and Brazil, but this year's totals could still eclipse the tally from 2018, said a debt capital markets banker in New York.
"It doesn't happen overnight," he said. "We've had two major elections, so we've had a bit of
This year's totals could still eclipse 2018 as issuers shake off the lingering effects of elections in Mexico and Brazil