Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

IDB adds to emergency loans in Central America  

Coronavirus Loans Economy & Policy

Regional development bank makes another $1.7 bln available to Panama, Honduras, El Salvador and others

Peru garners 'massive' orders in $3 bln bond deal  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Sovereign issuer's return is a good sign, but liquidity is still low and investors are still cautious, source says

Argentina proposes 62% cut in interest payments  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Government's offer to restructure foreign-law bonds also calls for a three-year grace period

Colombia obliges banks to buy 'solidarity bonds'  

Bonds Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Government plans to issue new one-year notes within 90 days

Light, Algar issue one-year notes

Debenture Capital Markets Debt

Rio-based power company raises $76 mln in short-term debt as the Minas Gerais telecom gets $29 mln

Uruguay eyes Samurai bond sale  

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Government works with JBIC on potential yen-denominated issues to face the coronavirus crisis

Fitch lowers Mexico's credit rating to BBB- on recession outlook

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Mexico is a step away from junk; already fragile business climate seen hampering recovery from pandemic

IMF adds liquidity line for countries with strong fundamentals  

Debt Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

G20 approves debt service relief for poorest nations, including Haiti, Guyana and Nicaragua

Brazil treasury secretary sees 'aggressive' return to markets in second half  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt Capital Markets

Government plans to speed up privatizations and concessions after the crisis, Mansueto Almeida says

Argentina files to sell $52 bln in fresh debt  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Government says it could issue new notes to refinance, repurchase or retire local and foreign bonds

CAP Acero plans capital increase

Equity Capital Markets Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Chilean steelmaker will take cash or credit for $43 mln in new shares

LatAm is in weaker position than during Great Recession  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Capital Markets

Given fiscal constraints, improving the efficiency of expenditure is key, IDB says

Ecuador amends consent solicitation at request of investors

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Cross-default provisions on two series of bonds remain in place

Santander México breaks cross-border ice with five-year bonds

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Mexican lender tightens the coupon on $1.75 bln in new notes to 5.375% from IPTs in the 6% area, sources say

Brazil drafts aid package for states and cities  

Economy & Policy Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Structured Finance

Chamber of Deputies earmarks $15.5 bln to make up for lost tax revenues during the coronavirus outbreak