Colombia's quantitative easing seen as bold move by former ministers  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Measures are expected to keep local markets liquid, limited capital flight expected

Engie looks for solar financing in Mexico

Project & Infrastructure Finance Loans Debt

French electric utility seeks at least $300 mln in long-term loans for 553 MW portfolio

World Bank, IMF ask G20 to allow poorest nations to delay debt payments  

Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy

Request based on need to divert funds for coping with COVID-19 pandemic

Colombia offers cut-rate loans against coronavirus

Economy & Policy Loans Debt

Bancóldex and Findeter to provide financing at subsidized rates; government forms new emergency fund

Argentina turns to World Bank during health crisis

Economy & Policy Loans Debt

Government secures $300 mln to lessen the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on low-income households

S&P cuts Ecuador to CCC-

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Rating agency says default "appears inevitable" within six months

DLA Piper names new co-chair

People Project & Infrastructure Finance Capital Markets

Dino Barajas leads the US law firm's corporate and finance practice for Latin America alongside Francisco Cerezo

Televisa, Vesta draw down loans

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Mexican mass media company takes $607 mln from a local revolver, while real estate developer gets $85 mln

Ecuador credit rating cut to CC by Fitch  

Asset Management Bonds Debt

Ecuador is nearing default of some kind after asking to renegotiate commercial debt, rating agency says

Uruguay borrows from IDB for COVID-19 response

Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

DC-based development bank provides $125 mln to support companies hit by the health crisis and to help revive the economy

CABEI designs Mexican debt sale

Bonds Debt Capital Markets

Central American development bank could raise $240 mln from the sale of four-year notes

Azul looks for new loan

Loans Debt Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Brazilian airline also says it is negotiating new payment plans as it cuts capacity by 90%

Brazil opens money spigot to support financial markets  

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Capital Markets

Central Bank and BNDES offer financial support packages to counter COVID-19

CAF gets credit from Japan

Loans Debt Project & Infrastructure Finance

South American development bank will use up to $200 million from seven lenders to finance green projects

Vale withdraws funds from revolvers

Loans Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Debt

Brazilian mining company takes $5 bln from its 2022 and 2024 loans to add to cash reserves