Coronavirus

Falabella may reduce asset sale in Argentina

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Andean

Chilean retailer could decide to keep the home improvement chain Sodimac

Argentina to seek support for debt refinancing in Europe

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) Debt

Economy minister is trying to renegotiate $46 bln in debts with the Paris Club and the IMF

World Bank bumps up GDP estimates in LatAm

World Bank Economy & Policy Debt

Multilateral lender now expects the region to grow 4.4% this year as a post-pandemic recovery presents a chance for "significant transformation"

Buenos Aires province vows to pay debts despite lawsuit

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Governor says bondholders are trying to extort Argentina's largest province

Argentina, IMF move forward on debt negotiations

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) International Financial Institutions

Sovereign issuer wants more time to pay and possibly a lower interest rate

IDB renews partnership with JICA

International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency)

Japanese lender and US-based development bank reaffirm their $3 bln co-financing commitment

Belize bondholders form negotiating committee

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) S&P Global

Creditors organize as the government attempts a fifth restructuring since 2007

Gol ups offer for loyalty program

M&A Equity Capital Markets

Brazilian airline increases the premium to buy out minority shareholders to 47.9%

Bondholders spare Suriname from default for now

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

Creditors' committee asks the government for more information on proposed economic reforms and projected oil royalties

Bondholders sue Buenos Aires province

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Bonds Debt

GoldenTree-led group says Argentina's biggest province can improve its offer

Grupo Axo axes C&A deal

M&A Mexico Europe

Mexican retail group blames the COVID-19 pandemic for abandoning an offer to buy the European clothing store's local business

Argentina plans to borrow $2 bln from World Bank this year

World Bank International Financial Institutions Loans

Funds will go to climate, infrastructure, social welfare and other projects, economy minister says

IDB studies capital increase

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

US-based development bank needs to raise funds for the recently approved "Vision 2025" program

IDB commits to economic recovery in Colombia

International Financial Institutions Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Economy & Policy

US-based development bank also adds $500 mln to an infrastructure financing program with South Korea

Moody's downgrades Panama to Baa2  

Credit Ratings Moody's Investors Service Downgrade

Rating agency cites the "unusually large" economic impact of COVID-19 in a one-notch cut for the Central American nation