Daily Brief

Nov 25, 2020 Issue

Panama sovereign credit rating cut to BBB by S&P Global  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Stable outlook for Panama based on expectation economy will recover at a solid pace, help stabilize public finances

Ânima approves follow-on to fund Laureate deal

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity

Brazilian for-profit education company could earn more than $200 mln to cover part of a $700 mln deal

Córdoba extends restructuring talks amid rising creditor discontent

Bonds Debt Asset Management

Argentine province sticks to terms as creditors claim some sub-sovereigns are acting in bad faith at the behest of the national government

Moody's dumps Belize deeper into junk territory  

Bonds Debt Economy & Policy

Central American nation's rating is cut to Caa3 from Caa1, outlook moves to stable from negative

CGC sells dollar-linked notes

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine oil producer taps liquid local market for $20 mln even as interest rates rise

Banco Macro appoints new chairman

People Argentina Latin America

Co-founder Delfín Carballo leads the board at the Argentine lender after Jorge Brito dies in a helicopter crash

Petrobras rolls out credit line for suppliers

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Economy & Policy

Brazil's state-owned oil company could provide $557 mln per month in financing for companies in its supply chain

Indorama includes Brazil in IFC 'blue loan'

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

Thai petrochemical company funds plastic recycling and energy efficiency projects with $300 mln facility

Cortel joins IPO procession

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity

Brazilian funeral services company wants to raise money for acquisitions as the local stock exchange reaches its highest level since February

Rumo, DP World study new terminal in Santos

Project & Infrastructure Finance Brazil Middle East

Cosan's logistics business could build a facility for grains and fertilizers with the Dubai-based port operator