Economy & Policy

Infrastructure bond deals double in Brazil

Debenture Brazil Economy & Policy

Tax-exempt debenture sales reach $3.9 bln in the first six months of 2021 and exceed $1 bln in June alone

Holdouts oppose GoldenTree deal with Buenos Aires province

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Bondholders' group says the province went down an "unfortunate path" by negotiating with only selected creditors

Mexico progresses with infrastructure PPPs, AMLO says

Economy & Policy Funds Mexico

Third investment package will include projects in energy, communications and the automotive industry, according to the president

Chile raises dollars in second social bond sale this week

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Sovereign issuer completes a three-part deal for $3.75 bln, bringing the amount raised for the COVID-19 recovery to $5.81 bln

Chile sells more social bonds in euros

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Sovereign issuer raises $2 bln in a two-part deal as part of its additional financing plans for 2021

Buenos Aires province comes to terms with major bondholder

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Argentina's largest province announces an agreement with GoldenTree to lower interest payments by 75% through 2024

WhiteWater denies corruption claims

Economy & Policy Project & Infrastructure Finance Energy

US midstream company says Mexico's CFE has repeated "false statements" to the media since the start of arbitration for unpaid dues

Mexico puts PPPs in third infrastructure package

Economy & Policy Funds Mexico

Government plans to pursue 10 to 15 projects worth $3.5 bln in partnerships with private investors

Mexico investigates WhiteWater for corruption

Economy & Policy Mexico Capital Markets

State-owned utility CFE says the US midstream company is under inquiry for "unnecessary" natural gas contracts

Peru publishes sustainable bond framework

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Bonds

Finance Ministry establishes guidelines for the next government to raise funds for ESG investments

Cancelled IPOs reveal investor caution in Brazil

IPO Equity Corporate & Sovereign Strategy

Low interest rates at home and high liquidity abroad means the market is still open, but smaller issuers may give up as investors become more choosy, sources say

CFE seeks financing for hydropower investments

Economy & Policy Funds Loans

Mexico's state-owned electric utility company plans to spend $1 bln through 2024 to increase capacity at 14 power plants

Mexico's new finance minister sets out medium-term goals

Economy & Policy Mexico Capital Markets

Rogelio Ramírez de la O includes infrastructure PPPs as a tool to promote economic growth through 2024

Negative outlooks loom over Central America's major issuers

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Credit Ratings Fitch Ratings

Costa Rica, Panama and El Salvador face underlying fiscal challenges before they can improve their ratings, Fitch says

AMLO says Aeroméxico, Delta could buy presidential plane

Economy & Policy Funds M&A

Mexican president also calls for Aeroméxico to remain under local ownership through bankruptcy proceedings