Coronavirus

Mexarrend signs revolver with Credit Suisse

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Mexican asset-based lender borrows $150 mln to set aside more provisions as it expands its loan portfolio

IFC names new LatAm director

People Loans Coronavirus

Martin Spicer is promoted from head of blended finance to lead the World Bank's private sector division

Argentina to borrow $300 mln from CAF

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance

Federal government will use the money to finance a food assistance program

MetrôRio prints new notes to pay off debt

Debenture Capital Markets Debt

Rio de Janeiro subway operator calls on local investors for $224 mln in 2031 debentures

Grupo Dasi refinances bank loans

Loans Debt Coronavirus

Mexican restaurant operator takes out an 18-month loan from Banco Actinver to pay off all outstanding bank debt

LatAm, Caribbean recovery will be slow, IMF says

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

GDP per capita in the region will not return to pre-crisis levels until 2025, according to director

IDB Invest lends to Creditas

Loans Debt Coronavirus

US-based multilateral lender supplies $30 mln to increase loans to small business owners in Brazil during the COVID-19 pandemic

Phoenix Global gets additional funds

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Loans

Controlling shareholder Mercuria puts in more money as the oil and gas company restructures a $291 mln revolver

YPF improves restructuring offer for third time

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Argentine energy company puts in more cash as it seeks to reach a deal in the next two weeks, source says

Parque Arauco sells stake in Colombian malls

M&A Funds Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Chilean shopping mall operator turns a $52 mln profit in the deal

LATAM SUMMIT: Mexico looks east to Samurai bonds, ramps up for ESG funds

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

EXCLUSIVE: ESG debt will figure more prominently in Mexico's international financing plans

Cerda appointed finance minister in Chile

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People

Replacement for Ignacio Briones who has resigned to run for president

LatAm, Caribbean GDP forecast to grow 4.1% in 2021 - IMF

Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Prospects for LAC region have improved but remain uncertain says IMF director of research

Costa Rica comes to terms with IMF

Loans Debt Economy & Policy

Central America's third-largest economy agrees to a three-year, $1.75 bln facility from the multilateral lender

Inter-American Development Bank to hold virtual annual meeting for second time  

Economy & Policy Andean Central America

Bank president to travel to Barranquilla, Colombia for March 17-21 event, but hold meetings virtually.