Coronavirus

FACTBOX 5/29/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: IDB approves $250 mln loan to address the COVID-19 pandemic in El Salvador

LatAm, Caribbean countries call for new governance, rules for financing  

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Caribbean

Countries calling for change, COVID-19 related or not

Grimoldi reaches restructuring deal with bondholders  

Debt Bonds Capital Markets

Argentine shoemaker takes steps to recover from default as other companies struggle

IIF outlines debt relief for poor countries  

Debt Economy & Policy Loans

Private creditors could suspend payments through the end of the year to free up funds for the coronavirus crisis

El Salvador gets emergency funds from IDB  

Loans Coronavirus Debt

Central American nations secures another $250 mln for a $2 bln coronavirus recovery fund

FACTBOX 5/28/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: CAF sells $768 mln in social bonds for coronavirus treatment and economic recovery programs

CAF sells first social bonds in euros  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Latin American development bank raises $770 mln to cover emergency loans during the coronavirus pandemic

FACTBOX 5/27/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: Dominica announces 1% interest loans to small businesses to help reboot the economy

Cemex changes financing agreement over COVID-19  

Asset Management Debt Capital Markets

Mexican cement company increases leverage covenant, decreases capex

Colombia readies 'solidarity bonds' for COVID-19  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Local banks are obliged to buy the $2.5 bln in one-year notes by mid-July

Buenos Aires province delays deadline on restructuring offer

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Provincial government gives creditors until June 5 to decide on a $7.15 bln proposal as its fiscal accounts worsen during the COVID-19 pandemic

IDB sells sustainable bonds in Aussie dollars  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

DC-based development carries out a private placement with Japan Post Insurance for $235 mln

LATAM lands DIP financing  

Loans Debt Regulation

Chilean airlines gets $900 mln from three shareholders as it files for bankruptcy protection in a US court

FACTBOX 5/26/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Latin America Coronavirus

UPDATE: Mexican government lines up $13.5 billion in loans to reactivate the economy

OECD calls for billions in funding to fight COVID-19 in LatAm  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Politics

Health, education, infrastructure and tax deficits are undermining the region's response to the pandemic, secretary-general says