Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Latin America's burgeoning asset management industry taken down a notch  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

US mutual funds with LatAm mandate see AUM cut more than 50% in Q1

Honduras authorizes additional $2.5 billion in debt to help fight pandemic  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Vote in the Honduran Congress allows debt to hit 55% of GDP

Telefónica extends offer to buy out minority shareholders in Peru

Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Capital Markets

Spanish telecom could spend another $22 mln for all Class B shares in its subsidiary

Echo Energy defaults on bonds  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Argentina-focused oil company is one of the first victims in the country of crude price plunge

Brazilian issuers turn to short-term sales

Debenture Capital Markets Debt

Ultrapar, Ipiranga and Light all line up debt deals with one-year maturities

Chilean central bank says unconventional measures to fight COVID-19 possible  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Bank president says will use “expansive power” to secure credit for business, households

Eletrobras puts off privatization plans until 2021  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Energy

Coronavirus outbreak postpones an auction planned for this year and may impact price, board member says

Buenaventura nears refi on five-year loan

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

BBVA leads a new $275 mln facility to replace a loan from 2016 for the Peruvian mining company

Investors flee emerging markets in March in record numbers  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

EM debt and equity markets see record-breaking outflow in March of $83.3 bln, IIF says

Promigas prepares to borrow

Bonds Debt Fixed Income

Colombian gas company plans to get $37 mln and act as guarantor for $31 million in loans to subsidiary

Petrobras issues teaser for pipeline stake

M&A Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Brazil's state-owned oil company also calls for binding offers for two oil fields in the Santos Basin

Argentina offers guidelines for $83 bln debt restructuring  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Government asks to renegotiate more than previously announced, but the goal remains to defer payments, extend maturities and possibly reduce the face value

Punta Blanca, Wenco line up local bond sales

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Chilean real estate developer and plastic goods maker both seek to sell inflation-linked notes

Argentina postpones gas pipeline, power line auctions  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Low energy prices and a shrinking economy deter investors from preparing bids

Yuma asks banks to fund reactivated toll road

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

Colombian concessionaire needs roughly $98 mln for the Ruta del Sol 3, sources say