Capital Markets

Argentina to extend coronavirus lockdown  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

President Fernández says he may allow some businesses to reopen to limit the economic fallout

Idesa postpones swap deadline

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Some bondholders are pushing for more collateral in a $303 mln debt exchange

EcoRodovias approves debt sale after reaching plea agreement

Debt Debenture Capital Markets

Brazilian infrastructure company sets up $235 mln in notes after settling bribery charges with São Paulo state

Aceros Aza rolls out new bond sales

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean steelmaker plans to raise $135 mln to refinance debt, fund investments

Ribeiro fails to pay more debt  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine home goods retailer misses interest payments on eight bonds as the coronavirus shutdown slashes sales

S&P worsens outlook for Brazilian banks  

Bonds Capital Markets Fixed Income

Rating agency also cuts aircraft manufacturer Embraer to BBB- on expectations of delayed deliveries during coronavirus outbreak

Lojas Renner lines up local debt sale

Debenture Debt Capital Markets

Brazilian retailer plans to raise $96 mln to maintain "minimum strategic cash flow" after closing stores to stem the coronavirus outbreak

Buenos Aires to restructure $7.15 bln in international bonds  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Argentina's biggest province asks investors to agree to a grace period, longer maturities and lower coupons

Brazilian corporates face strong challenges from COVID-19  

Capital Markets Economy & Policy Fixed Income

More than 25% are vulnerable to shocks due to low liquidity, currency risk and limited room to take on more debt, Fitch says

Fitch puts Argentina in restricted default  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Government plan to delay payments on local-law debt triggers decision, rating agency says

BCP increases bond limit

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Peruvian lender puts the new limit at $8 bln as shareholders agree to add $250 mln in capital

CCR unit sells local notes

Debt Debenture Capital Markets

Via Mobilidade issues $133 mln in 10-year debentures to fund works on two São Paulo metro lines

Argentina postpones payment on local bonds  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Government gains time to restructure $83 bln in external debt, sources say

Moody's drops Argentina deeper into junk territory  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Negative outlook reflects risk that investor losses in restructuring may go beyond 65%

IMF could allocate SDRs for coronavirus response  

Coronavirus Latin America US

Fund needs to think "beyond" what it has to get short-term liquidity to emerging markets, managing director says