Coronavirus

LATAM seeks more DIP financing

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Bonds

Chilean airline requests another $300 mln as it climbs out of bankruptcy

Guedes defends record, hails strong investment cycle

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy IPO

Brazilian economy minister heralds pro-market policies for attracting $164 mln in committed investments for the next decade

Latin America faces slower growth, debt challenges

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economy & Policy Debt

IMF's Goldfajn says region is reducing inflationary expectations, but fiscal tests remain

Argentina seeks congressional approval for IMF deal

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans Coronavirus

Target is to submit new loan program by March 1 as key for regaining access to global financial markets

Brazil puts two Rio airports in same concession auction

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity Brazil

Infrastructure ministry plans to award a contract to one operator for Galeão and Santos Dumont in the second half of next year

S&P lifts Invepar from default rating

Credit Ratings S&P Global Upgrade

Brazilian infrastructure company rises to CCC+ after swapping debt for its stakes in two Rio subway concessionaires

Tecno Fast expands to Europe

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Chile

Chilean modular construction company pays $18 mln for Alco in Spain, following a deal in September to enter the US market

IFC brings other lenders to Odata loan

Loans Debt Technology

Itaú BBA and SMBC join a new eight-year, $30 mln tranche for the Brazilian data center operator

Chilean casino operators tie up merger

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Technology

Dreams and Enjoy will run 60% of the casinos in Chile and have operations around Latin America

CABEI grants first loan to Cuba

Loans Debt International Financial Institutions

Central American development bank supplies $53 mln to finance the production of COVID-19 vaccines

Argentina’s fiscal question holds up IMF deal

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) Economy & Policy

Economy minister says advances have been made, but the pace for deficit reduction is still a sticking point

Enjoy to pull out of casino in Argentina

M&A Coronavirus Argentina

Chilean company enters deal to sell a majority stake in Cela in Mendoza to its business partners

Argentina finds funds for fiber optics, vaccines

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) International Financial Institutions Loans

South America's second-largest economy takes out two loans for $100 mln each from the IDB and the EIB

M&A growth wanes in Brazilian healthcare sector

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Equity M&A

Well-capitalized groups and investment funds have sustained M&A activity in 2021, but cross-border deals are declining, Deloitte says

Peru accepts IBRD loan

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Financial Institutions World Bank

South American country gets $68 mln to improve its response to public health emergencies