Coronavirus

FACTBOX 8/13/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Chile suspends student debt payments as Panama extends a tax amnesty

AA2000 joins dollar bond rush in local market

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine airport operator aims to raise up to $40 mln to fund investments and roll over debt

FACTBOX 8/12/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Chile carries out cash transfers for middle-income earners who saw their salaries fall by more than 30% during the pandemic

Taurus delays loan payments

Loans Debt Brazil

Brazilian gunmaker reaches an agreement with banks to pay off $23 mln in debt over 31 months

Neuquén seeks to extend debt maturities at lower interest

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Argentine oil province says its restructuring proposal does not include a haircut for two foreign-law bonds

AES wraps up IDB Invest loan

Loans Debt Electricity

US power company gets $120 mln to cover deferred payments on electricity bills from four subsidiaries in El Salvador

FACTBOX 8/11/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Brazil spends $547 mln on medical supplies to fight the coronavirus

FEATURE: Argentine corporates eye return to international markets

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Pan American Energy, YPF and Telecom could be the first to test the market, but at what price — and when?

FACTBOX 8/10/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Panama creates $150 mln fund for MSMEs and $500 mln fund for banking sector

Argentine provinces ready restructuring offers

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Chubut, Entre Ríos, Neuquén and Río Negro seek to stretch out payments in wake of sovereign's deal with creditors

S&P downgrades Gol to CCC-

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Ratings agency says default looms if the Brazilian airline does not renegotiate a $300 mln loan due this month

Fitch fears for 'fallen angels' in Latin America  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Issuers with BBB- ratings may lose investment-grade status as EBITDA falls and debt rises, rating agency says

FACTBOX 8/7/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: Uruguay's central bank adjusts monetary policy instruments in the face of the pandemic

Mendoza extends restructuring offer yet again  

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Argentine province gives creditors three more weeks after getting nearly 60% acceptance with early-bird sweetener

IFC finances SME loans from BHD León  

Loans Coronavirus Debt

Multilateral lender supplies $60 mln to cover liquidity lines to small businesses in the Dominican Republic