Coronavirus

Argentine creditors coalesce around government proposal

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Both sides are coming closer in negotiations, but they have yet to reach an agreement on a $66 bln restructuring

FACTBOX 7/28/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: IDB schedules annual meeting in March next year after postponing the assembly for the COVID-19 pandemic

CORRECTED: IDB sets date for delayed annual meeting  

People Economy & Policy Coronavirus

DC- based development bank also says it will name a new president in Septmeber

FACTBOX 7/27/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: IDB approves $20 mln loan for MSMEs in Honduras

IRSA sheds stake in Israeli supermarket chain

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Argentina

Argentine real estate developer fetches $427 mln as it raises cash during the COVID-19 pandemic

IDB supports small business loans in Honduras  

Coronavirus Loans Debt

DC-based development bank provides $20 mln for the state-owned lender Bahnprovi to guarantee financing for MSMEs

PODCAST: Pandemic puts gains in LatAm over last 20 years at risk, says IDB VP  

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

IDB disbursements to remain high for next one to two years

LatAm green bond sales grow threefold in 2019  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Ecuador, Panama and Barbados are among the new issuers from last year as Brazil launches a $3 bln program, according to the CBI

Bondholders risk large losses in Posadas restructuring

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Investors face a haircut of 35% to 65% from the Mexican hotel operator's 2022 bonds, Moody's says

FACTBOX 7/24/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: IDB supplies $130 mln to support MSMEs in Bolivia during the pandemic

IDB subsidzies small business loans in Bolivia  

Loans Economy & Policy Debt

Development bank says a $130 mln loan could benefit 12,000 MSMEs hit by the COVID-19 pandemic

FACTBOX 7/23/20: Latin America moves to mitigate impact of COVID-19  

Economy & Policy Coronavirus Latin America

UPDATE: IMF approves temporary increase in annual access limits to financial support for COVID-19 response

IMF increases amount of financing member countries can request  

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Temporary measure triggered by COVID-19 to remain in effect through April next year

Mexico outlines social security reform  

Economy & Policy Regulation Politics

Finance Minister Arturo Herrera says worker pensions could rise 40% on higher contributions from employers

Argentina says restructuring offer is best it can do

Bonds Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

President Fern√°ndez asks bondholders to understand the country's economic challenges, saying the proposed swap will help it return to growth